It is important for growers using auxin herbicides to take precautions. Residues of the herbicide retained by certain types of applicator hoses can injure sensitive crops.
This spring so far has been cold and wet with short spurts of warm sunny days in-between. This weather cycle for the most part kept producers out of field and allowed the winter annual weeds to flourish the past couple
Even if you are planting RR Xtend soybeans, the answer to this could be – maybe nothing.
Late winter and early spring rainfall has been quite a blessing in the southwestern corner of the state. The good news is that soil moisture and reservoir levels are looking great. See below for the Oklahoma Mesonet graphic of rainfall
Late last week, after much anticipation, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services provided the final approval for use of 2,4-D and dicamba in resistant cotton and soybean cultivars.
The best way to avoid drift damage from newly labeled auxin herbicides this year is never to spray near crops that are sensitive to dicamba and 2,4-D — and that might be harder than you think. For the past
Whether you intend to plant Enlist Duo or XtendFlex cotton or soybeans or not, the issue of physical drift is important to all of us involved in agriculture. For producers who do elect to utilize these crop systems, it
From a cotton farming standpoint, it may be more important now than ever to know your surroundings, said a pair of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialists at Lubbock. In the past, farmers used to plant brown bag seed and
Observing the preplant intervals for 2,4-D and dicamba prior to planting is important, and in Mississippi time is growing short.