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Dicamba Drift: Arkansas Researchers Find All Formulations Volatile; 876 Injury Reports

Dicamba Drift: Arkansas Researchers Find All Formulations Volatile; 876 Injury Reports

👤By Mary Hightower U of A System Division of Agriculture and AgFax Staff 🕔Aug 10, 2017

There is no doubt that Dicamba is volatile and researchers at the University of Arkansas have the tests to prove it. Every formulation they tested has demonstrated volatility. Some of the group tested can continue to volatilize at least 36 hours

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Ohio Soybeans: Dicamba Injury – Action Plan; What We do Know

Ohio Soybeans: Dicamba Injury – Action Plan; What We do Know

👤By Mark Loux, Professor, OSU, Agronomic Crops Network 🕔Aug 1, 2017

We have had the opportunity to walk additional Ohio fields where soybeans were damaged by off-target movement of dicamba since our last C.O.R.N. newsletter article on this subject, and we are hearing about even more affected fields.  This situation continues

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Dicamba: Tennessee’s New Rules in Force; Missouri May Temporarily Lift Ban – DTN

Dicamba: Tennessee’s New Rules in Force; Missouri May Temporarily Lift Ban – DTN

👤By Pam Smith DTN Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor 🕔Jul 14, 2017

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) on Wednesday joined other Southern states by announcing additional measures to mitigate the risk of herbicides containing dicamba.  The new rules filed with the Tennessee Secretary of State extend through Oct. 1, 2017, and

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Dicamba Ban: Missouri Joins Arkansas in Halting Sale and Use of the Herbicide

Dicamba Ban: Missouri Joins Arkansas in Halting Sale and Use of the Herbicide

👤By Mary Hightower U of A System Division of Agriculture 🕔Jul 7, 2017

Yesterday (July 8, 2017) the Missouri Department of Agriculture joined the Arkansas Plant Board in banning the use and sale of dicamba herbicide. The Missouri ban is effective immediately while the Arkansas ban will take effect on Tuesday, July 11.  

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Dicamba Spraying: Arkansas Gov. Acts on Plant Board Emergency Rules – DTN

Dicamba Spraying: Arkansas Gov. Acts on Plant Board Emergency Rules – DTN

👤By Pam Smith DTN Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor 🕔Jul 5, 2017

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Friday, June 30, announced he has taken action on two proposed emergency rules he received from the Arkansas State Plant Board regarding the use of the herbicide dicamba.   In his first action, the governor

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Soybean Yields and Dicamba Injury: Timing and Dose – Key Pieces of Puzzle – DTN

Soybean Yields and Dicamba Injury: Timing and Dose – Key Pieces of Puzzle – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jul 3, 2017

Reports of the characteristic cupped leaves associated with dicamba drift have put soybean growers on high alert this summer.  While suspicious symptoms have been reported, what is less certain is how much yield loss farmers will actually face when combines

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Arkansas Plant Board Pulls Trigger on Dicamba Ban

Arkansas Plant Board Pulls Trigger on Dicamba Ban

👤By Mary Hightower U of A System Division of Agriculture 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Arkansas State Plant Board approves emergency rule to ban use, sale of dicamba Governor must review changes, refer to legislative council subcommittee Hay and forage growers exempt from emergency ruling The Arkansas State Plant Board voted Friday for an emergency

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Dicamba: Stop Sale, Use and Enforce New Penalties, says Arkansas Plant Board – DTN

Dicamba: Stop Sale, Use and Enforce New Penalties, says Arkansas Plant Board – DTN

👤By Pam Smith DTN Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor 🕔Jun 23, 2017

AgFax Editor’s Note: Update – Saturday – June 24. We have included 2 related article links below. The board did approve an emergency rule to ban use and sale of dicamba and to speed implementation of enhanced penalties for misuse. The

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Tennessee: Will Pigweed Die after an Engenia or Xtendimax Application???

Tennessee: Will Pigweed Die after an Engenia or Xtendimax Application???

👤By Larry Steckel, UT Extension Weed Specialist 🕔May 31, 2017

The question of the week is will the Palmer amaranth die that is still green after an Engenia or Xtendimax application? The situation is that many pigweeds in some fields have not grown after an Engenia or Xtendimax application but

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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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