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Indiana Wheat: Get Ready for Spring Herbicide Applications

Indiana Wheat: Get Ready for Spring Herbicide Applications

👤By Joe Ikley, Travis Legleiter, and Bill Johnson, Purdue University 🕔Mar 20, 2017

The date on the calendar may indicate that we are still in the winter season, but the weather outside would indicate otherwise.  The temperatures of the past winter have been mild especially throughout late February.  The mild winter and early

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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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Mississippi Weeds: Enlist and Xtend – What Boom Specifications Are Required?

Mississippi Weeds: Enlist and Xtend – What Boom Specifications Are Required?

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

Labeling for all herbicides in the Enlist and Xtend cropping systems have specific directions for how sprayers should be configured to optimize efficacy while minimizing the potential for off-target movement.

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Georgia: Auxin Herbicides – Avoiding Off-Target Drift Damage

Georgia: Auxin Herbicides – Avoiding Off-Target Drift Damage

👤By Stanley Culpepper, University of Georgia 🕔Mar 10, 2017

In one of our Using Pesticides Wisely trainings, an elderly gentlemen with a deep voice and powerful persona put me on the spot and wanted to know an exact distance he needed between his peaches and the neighbors auxin sprays.

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Mississippi: Enlist and Xtend – At What Growth Stages Can You Spray?

Mississippi: Enlist and Xtend – At What Growth Stages Can You Spray?

👤By Jason Bond, Mississippi State University 🕔Mar 9, 2017

With new Enlist and Xtend crop systems available, it’s important to know the cutoff dates for herbicide applications, but also to continue to manage weeds before they get too large.

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North Carolina Tobacco: Warm Weather Has Weeds Out in Full Force

North Carolina Tobacco: Warm Weather Has Weeds Out in Full Force

👤By Matt Inman, North Carolina State University 🕔Mar 8, 2017

With the continuance of abnormally warm weather, winter annual weeds are out in full force. It is also possible that summer annual or biennials might appear earlier than normal this season. For those fields that have been bedded already, hopefully

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Florida: Using Dicamba on Dicamba-Tolerant Crops

Florida: Using Dicamba on Dicamba-Tolerant Crops

👤By Jay Ferrell and Ramon Leon, University of Florida 🕔Mar 3, 2017

After many years in development, dicamba will likely be fully approved for use in tolerant cotton varieties for the 2017 growing season. There is great concern that dicamba drift can result in significant losses in nearby sensitive crops. This concern

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Oklahoma: New Crop Traits and Herbicide Tech Event, Coweta, March 6

Oklahoma: New Crop Traits and Herbicide Tech Event, Coweta, March 6

👤By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Mar 1, 2017

Agricultural producers and herbicide applicators in northwestern Oklahoma should plan now to attend the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service’s New Row Crop Traits and Herbicide Technologies event in Coweta on March 6. “With new herbicide technologies coming onto the market, producers

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Illinois Soybeans: Marestail Control Strategies

Illinois Soybeans: Marestail Control Strategies

👤By Dan Davidson, Illinois Soybean Association 🕔Mar 1, 2017

Marestail is a problematic winter annual weed that is often resistant to glyphosate. But control isn’t as hard as you think and just takes a little planning.

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Mississippi Weeds: Enlist and Xtend – What Can I Spray and on Which Crops Can I Spray It?

Mississippi Weeds: Enlist and Xtend – What Can I Spray and on Which Crops Can I Spray It?

👤By Jason Bond, Mississippi State University 🕔Feb 27, 2017

New tools for weed control have been needed for several years to combat herbicide-resistant weeds. Additional options are available for 2017 in the form of the Enlist Weed Control System from Dow Agrosciences and the Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System

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