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Dicamba: April to October Applications Banned by Arkansas Plant Board

Dicamba: April to October Applications Banned by Arkansas Plant Board

πŸ‘€Dr. Mark Cochran, University of Arkansas System 🕔Nov 9, 2017

The Arkansas State Plant Board voted on November 8, 2017 to ban the use of the weed herbicide, dicamba, between April 16 – and Oct. 31. The plant board and the dicamba task force that preceded it made a decision

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Dicamba Soybean Injury Report: 3.6 Million Acres Affected in 2017

Dicamba Soybean Injury Report: 3.6 Million Acres Affected in 2017

πŸ‘€From Integrated Pest Management, University of Missouri 🕔Oct 31, 2017

Throughout the summer we have attempted to provide updates as to the extent of dicamba-injured soybean throughout the United States, either in the form of official dicamba-related cases that are currently under investigation by the state Departments of Agriculture, or

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Georgia: Dicamba – Zero Official Drift Complaints Reported to Georgia Department of Agriculture

Georgia: Dicamba – Zero Official Drift Complaints Reported to Georgia Department of Agriculture

πŸ‘€By Clint Thompson, University of Georgia Extension News Editor 🕔Oct 27, 2017

No official pesticide drift complaints have been reported to the Georgia Department of Agriculture this year due to in-season applications of dicamba, or 2,4-D. Sound science and assistance from University of Georgia Cooperative Extension agents led to Georgia farmers’ success

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Dicamba and Liability Insurance: 5 Things You Need to Know – DTN

Dicamba and Liability Insurance: 5 Things You Need to Know – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Oct 24, 2017

There was no question what was to blame for the curled soybeans on the central Illinois farm in late June. The farmer, the neighbor who made the application, even the investigator from the neighbor’s insurance company, all agreed. Off-target dicamba

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Dicamba Rules: Confused? Remember, State Regs Outweigh Federal – DTN

Dicamba Rules: Confused? Remember, State Regs Outweigh Federal – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Oct 20, 2017

If you’re feeling a little confused about the EPA’s new rules on dicamba for 2018, you’re not alone.Β  Last week, EPA made some dicamba herbicides restricted use pesticides (RUP) and issued new labels for them, with tighter use restrictions. We’ve

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Arkansas Soybean Seed Production: Testing Damaged Non-Dicamba Tolerant Beans

Arkansas Soybean Seed Production: Testing Damaged Non-Dicamba Tolerant Beans

πŸ‘€By Mary Hightower U of A System Division of Agriculture 🕔Oct 6, 2017

The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture is offering a service to screen non-dicamba tolerant soybeans being grown for seed production that might have been exposed to dicamba. β€œWe’ve heard from growers who worry about the effects that dicamba

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Dicamba: Arkansas Plant Board Unanimously Sets Mid-April Limit – DTN

Dicamba: Arkansas Plant Board Unanimously Sets Mid-April Limit – DTN

πŸ‘€By Greg D. Horstmeier, DTN Editor-in-Chief 🕔Sep 22, 2017

The Arkansas State Plant Board told the herbicide industry in no uncertain terms that it does not believe new formulations of dicamba can be used without significant amounts of volatility and other off-target movement. The board unanimously approved regulations that

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Dicamba Faces State Restrictions Based on Weed Science Data – DTN

Dicamba Faces State Restrictions Based on Weed Science Data – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Sep 18, 2017

Among all the buzz and blame surrounding the dicamba injury crisis of 2017, Purdue University weed scientists Bill Johnson and Joe Ikley have tried to answer a simple question for farmers.Β  How often could an applicator legally spray dicamba this

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Dicamba: Arkansas Plant Board Committee Makes 3 Recommendations for 2018 – DTN

Dicamba: Arkansas Plant Board Committee Makes 3 Recommendations for 2018 – DTN

πŸ‘€By Pam Smith DTN Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor 🕔Sep 15, 2017

Arkansas farmers could see a narrow window for using dicamba herbicides in soybean and cotton crops next year. The Pesticide Committee of the Arkansas State Plant Board (ASPB) voted on Tuesday to restrict dicamba use in row crops, allowing it

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Indiana Soybeans: Dicamba – How Many Hours Could We Spray Postemergence in 2017?

Indiana Soybeans: Dicamba – How Many Hours Could We Spray Postemergence in 2017?

πŸ‘€By Joe Ikley and Bill Johnson, Purdue University Extension Specialists 🕔Sep 6, 2017

Now that the spray season for herbicides in corn and soybean has ended for most of Indiana and dicamba complaints have started to slow down, we thought it would be an interesting exercise to see how many spray hours we

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