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Dicamba: Minnesota-Specific Training and Use Requirements

Dicamba: Minnesota-Specific Training and Use Requirements

👤By Natalie Hoidal, Tana Haugen-Brown, Dean Herzfeld, and Dave Nicolai, University of Minnesota Extension Specialists 🕔Jan 5, 2018

An estimated 10,000+ Minnesotans will use Monsanto, DowDupont, and BASF’s new dicamba products this year. All individuals applying XtendiMax with VaporGrip Technology (Monsanto, EPA Reg. No. 524-617), FeXapan with VaporGrip Technology (DowDuPont, EPA Reg. No. 352-913), or Engenia (BASF, EPA

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Minnesota: Crop Pest Management Short Course, Minneapolis, Dec. 12-14

Minnesota: Crop Pest Management Short Course, Minneapolis, Dec. 12-14

👤By Dave Nicolai, Institute for Ag Professionals Program Coordinator 🕔Nov 6, 2017

The University of Minnesota Extension along with North Dakota State University Extension Service is hosting the 2017 Conservation Tillage Conference on Dec. 5-6 in Willmar, Minn. Roll up your sleeves for some practical, hands-on information that will save you soil,

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Minnesota: Target Weeds After Small Grain Harvest

Minnesota: Target Weeds After Small Grain Harvest

👤By Jared Goplen, Tom Peters, and Dave Nicolai, University of Minnesota Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 15, 2017

One of the many benefits of including small grains in crop rotations is improved broadleaf weed control and breaking up weed lifecycles. Although freshly harvested small grain fields have a clean look, they often have weeds hiding in the stubble.

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Minnesota Soybeans: Late Season Weed Escapes; What Should You Do?

Minnesota Soybeans: Late Season Weed Escapes; What Should You Do?

👤By Jared Goplen, Dave Nicolai, Lisa Behnken, and Jeff Gunsolus, University of Minnesota Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 7, 2017

Despite your best weed-control efforts this year, you still ended up with patches or fields with weeds coming through the crop canopy. Now that August has rolled around, what options are available to control weeds and prevent them from going

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Minnesota: Field School for Ag Professionals, Falcon Heights, July 27-28

Minnesota: Field School for Ag Professionals, Falcon Heights, July 27-28

👤By Dave Nicolai, University of Minnesota IAP Program Coordinator 🕔Jun 30, 2017

Registration for the 2017 Field School for Ag Professionals, July 27 – 28 is now filling up. Please register soon to save your spot for this popular annual agronomy training. The Field School will be held at the University of

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