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Weed Management: 32 Links To The Latest Info – AgFax Weed Solutions

Weed Management: 32 Links To The Latest Info – AgFax Weed Solutions

👤Staff Report 🕔Apr 23, 2017

Dealing with buffer strips, more tips on adopting new herbicide technology, with reports from the Midwest, South and Southwest.

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Spraying Auxin Herbicides? Your Applicator Hoses May Be Retaining Harmful Residuals

Spraying Auxin Herbicides? Your Applicator Hoses May Be Retaining Harmful Residuals

👤From the Weed Science Society of America 🕔Apr 18, 2017

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.

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Indiana: Spring Burndown Applications To Weeds And Cover Crops

Indiana: Spring Burndown Applications To Weeds And Cover Crops

👤By Joe Ikley, Travis Legleiter, and Bill Johnson, Purdue University 🕔Apr 14, 2017

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

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Ohio: Xtend Soybeans – Still Trying to Figure Out What to Do with Dicamba This Year?

Ohio: Xtend Soybeans – Still Trying to Figure Out What to Do with Dicamba This Year?

👤By Mark Loux, Ohio State University 🕔Apr 11, 2017

Even if you are planting RR Xtend soybeans, the answer to this could be – maybe nothing.

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Oklahoma Cotton: Be Aware of New Chemistry and Variety Choices

Oklahoma Cotton: Be Aware of New Chemistry and Variety Choices

👤By Jerry Goodson Extension Assistant OSU S.W. Research & Extension Center 🕔Apr 10, 2017

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

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Florida Cotton, Soybeans: XtendiMax, Engenia, and Enlist Duo Now Registered for Use

Florida Cotton, Soybeans: XtendiMax, Engenia, and Enlist Duo Now Registered for Use

👤By Ethan Carter, University of Florida 🕔Apr 7, 2017

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.

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Dicamba and 2,4-D Sensitive Crops Fall into These 4 Categories – DTN

Dicamba and 2,4-D Sensitive Crops Fall into These 4 Categories – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Apr 6, 2017

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

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Texas Ag Law: Dicamba and 2,4-D Drift – First Rule: Document Everything

Texas Ag Law: Dicamba and 2,4-D Drift – First Rule: Document Everything

👤By Tiffany Dowell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 30, 2017

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

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Texas Cotton: New Technologies Add to Grower Responsibilities

Texas Cotton: New Technologies Add to Grower Responsibilities

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 24, 2017

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

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Mississippi: Preplant Intervals for 2,4-D and Dicamba Applied as Burdown

Mississippi: Preplant Intervals for 2,4-D and Dicamba Applied as Burdown

👤By Jason Bond, Mississippi State University 🕔Mar 17, 2017

Observing the preplant intervals for 2,4-D and dicamba prior to planting is important, and in Mississippi time is growing short.

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