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Indiana Soybeans: Dicamba – How Many Hours Could We Spray Postemergence in 2017?

Indiana Soybeans: Dicamba – How Many Hours Could We Spray Postemergence in 2017?

👤By Joe Ikley and Bill Johnson, Purdue University Extension Specialists 🕔Sep 6, 2017

Now that the spray season for herbicides in corn and soybean has ended for most of Indiana and dicamba complaints have started to slow down, we thought it would be an interesting exercise to see how many spray hours we

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Enlist Duo – Farmer Comments After Field Evaluations In 2017

Enlist Duo – Farmer Comments After Field Evaluations In 2017

👤From a press release 🕔Aug 29, 2017

This summer, more farmers than ever have been able to evaluate Enlist Duo herbicide on their own farms. They’re reporting exceptional control of tough weeds and also say that the material is staying on target. Cotton farmers this year have

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Tennessee: Does Crop Insurance Cover Dicamba Damage?

Tennessee: Does Crop Insurance Cover Dicamba Damage?

👤By Danny Morris, University of Tennessee Extension Specialist 🕔Aug 17, 2017

If you have been to any agricultural field day, then you have heard mention of dicamba drift. Whether you are a producer or an agribusiness professional, dicamba is on the forefront of everyone’s’ mind.

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Dicamba: Midwest Has Doubled Injury Reports and They Just Keep Coming

Dicamba: Midwest Has Doubled Injury Reports and They Just Keep Coming

👤By Kevin Bradley, University of Missouri Extension Specialist 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Several weeks ago we compiled information from many state Departments of Ag about the number of official dicamba-related cases that are currently under investigation in 2017, and also provided estimates from university weed scientists about the number of soybean acres

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Dicamba Drift Issues: Arkansas Sets Second Field Day

Dicamba Drift Issues: Arkansas Sets Second Field Day

👤By Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas 🕔Aug 13, 2017

The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture will host a second field day with a focus on dicamba herbicide. It will be held at the Northeast Research and Extension Center in Keiser on August 15. The field day begins

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Dicamba: Purdue Study – Response of Roundup Ready Soybean Yield After Exposure

Dicamba: Purdue Study – Response of Roundup Ready Soybean Yield After Exposure

👤By Joe Ikley and Bill Johnson, Purdue University Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 8, 2017

As the number of off-target dicamba injury complaints continue to roll in, one question that we often get asked is “how will this injury affect my yield”. A few weeks ago we posted a manuscript from one of our former

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Iowa: Dicamba Off-Target Injury Complaints Continue to Rise

Iowa: Dicamba Off-Target Injury Complaints Continue to Rise

👤By Bob Hartzler, Iowa State University Weed Specialist 🕔Aug 4, 2017

As of July 20, the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) had received 142 cases of pesticide misuse, historically this number has ranged from 58-85 at this time of year. Dicamba was involved in 46 of these cases. Two of the

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Tennessee: Late Season Dicamba Drift Alarms Farmers in a New Round of Injuries – Video

Tennessee: Late Season Dicamba Drift Alarms Farmers in a New Round of Injuries – Video

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee Extension Weed Specialist 🕔Aug 4, 2017

Dicamba drift calls had died down for a short spell but really blew back up in the last few days (7/28 to 8/3). Clearly a good bit of late planted Xtend soybeans were sprayed with a dicamba product about 14

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Minnesota Soybeans: Dicamba Injury – Assessing, Documenting Yield Loss

Minnesota Soybeans: Dicamba Injury – Assessing, Documenting Yield Loss

👤By Jeff Gunsolus, University of Minnesota Extension Weed Scientist 🕔Aug 1, 2017

As we enter August, the big unknown in fields presenting dicamba injury symptoms will be dicamba’s impact on soybean yield. Unfortunately, due to the sensitivity of non-Xtend soybeans to dicamba, injury symptoms are not reliable indicators of yield loss. The

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Minnesota: Dicamba Drift – What Can Be Done, Now and Going Forward?

Minnesota: Dicamba Drift – What Can Be Done, Now and Going Forward?

👤By Jeff Gunsolus, University of Minnesota Extension Weed Scientist 🕔Jul 26, 2017

Dicamba injury to non-target soybeans has been widely reported in south central and southwest Minnesota. Symptoms range from cupping and strapping of newly emerged leaves to height reduction and injury to growing points. At low dicamba concentrations, symptoms were slow

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