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Dicamba Application: 3 Key Phrases You Need to Know – DTN

Dicamba Application: 3 Key Phrases You Need to Know – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Feb 23, 2017

Applicators face complex and sometimes ambiguous buffer requirements for the newly labeled dicamba herbicides this year. The labels for Monsanto’s XtendiMax, BASF’s Engenia and DuPont Pioneer’s FeXapan put all the responsibility for following buffer requirements and avoiding off-target drift on

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Indiana Soybeans: Approved Dicamba Herbicide Guide Available

Indiana Soybeans: Approved Dicamba Herbicide Guide Available

πŸ‘€By Mikaela Wieland, Purdue University 🕔Feb 22, 2017

The Office of Indiana State Chemist (OISC) has published a set of guidelines for soybean farmers who are considering the use of newly approved dicamba-based herbicide products. Last year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency registered Monsanto’s XtendiMax and BASF’s Engenia

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South Carolina: 2,4-D and Dicamba Precautions and Guidelines

South Carolina: 2,4-D and Dicamba Precautions and Guidelines

πŸ‘€By Justin Ballew, Clemson University 🕔Feb 17, 2017

2,4-D (Enlist Duo) and dicamba (Xtendimax and Engenia) will be labeled for use this year in certain varieties of soybeans and cotton. Β Anyone planning to use these products needs to carefully read the labels and be prepared to follow them

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Georgia Weeds: Addressing Questions on Pesticide Training

Georgia Weeds: Addressing Questions on Pesticide Training

πŸ‘€By Stanley Culpepper, University of Georgia 🕔Feb 15, 2017

One-on-One Trainings: Question: Can the one-on-one training replace the Using Pesticide Wisely Training? Answer: no, no and NO. One-on-one trainings are to compliment the Using Pesticides Wisely Training but cannot but used to replace it. If you do not attend

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Florida: Crop Production Meeting, Jay, Feb. 28

Florida: Crop Production Meeting, Jay, Feb. 28

πŸ‘€By John Doyle Atkins 🕔Feb 15, 2017

Farmers from Northwest Florida and surrounding areas are invited to attend the 2017 Crop Production Meeting to be held on Tuesday, February 28. The meeting will be hosted by UF/IFAS Extension, Santa Rosa and Escambia Counties, at the Jay Community

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Dicamba Tank Mixes: Farmers, Applicators Wait for More EPA Approved Products – DTN

Dicamba Tank Mixes: Farmers, Applicators Wait for More EPA Approved Products – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Feb 14, 2017

Growers and applicators will need to keep a close eye on two tank mix websites if they are spraying newly labeled dicamba herbicides in 2017. Β  Both Monsanto’s XtendiMax and BASF’s Engenia herbicides, designed to be applied over Xtend crops,

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Weed Scientists: “Buffer Zones” Could Become Resistant Weed Nurseries; Do and Don’t  List – DTN

Weed Scientists: “Buffer Zones” Could Become Resistant Weed Nurseries; Do and Don’t List – DTN

πŸ‘€By Pam Smith DTN Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor 🕔Feb 11, 2017

The Arizona desert may not be a hot bed for row crop weeds, but it is the place to find weed scientists this week. The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) is meeting to explore the latest in research on

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Dicamba Drift: Worst Time to Spray – Clear, Windless Evenings – DTN

Dicamba Drift: Worst Time to Spray – Clear, Windless Evenings – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Feb 8, 2017

EDITOR’S NOTE: Dicamba herbicide use on soybeans and cotton is expected to expand dramatically in 2017. Stewardship will be critical to avoid drift onto sensitive crops and plants. This Dicamba Details series examines important application issues and the tough new

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Arkansas: Confusion Over Dicamba Regulations

Arkansas: Confusion Over Dicamba Regulations

πŸ‘€By Bob Scott, University of Arkansas 🕔Jan 31, 2017

There has been some confusion over the regulations on dicamba that were put in place this year for the state of Arkansas. I want to note, that while University Division Weed Scientists are asked to provide data and input on

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Mississippi: Online Auxin Herbicide Training Starts Feb. 13

Mississippi: Online Auxin Herbicide Training Starts Feb. 13

πŸ‘€By Keri Collins Lewis, Mississippi State University 🕔Jan 30, 2017

Agricultural producers interested in purchasing auxin-containing herbicides intended for in-crop use on 2,4-D- or dicamba-tolerant crops must first complete mandatory online training. The free, online educational training, offered by the Mississippi State University Extension Service and approved by the Mississippi

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