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Dicamba and Liability Insurance: 5 Things You Need to Know – DTN

Dicamba and Liability Insurance: 5 Things You Need to Know – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Oct 24, 2017

There was no question what was to blame for the curled soybeans on the central Illinois farm in late June. The farmer, the neighbor who made the application, even the investigator from the neighbor’s insurance company, all agreed. Off-target dicamba

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Oklahoma: Winter Crops Herbicide Symptomology Clinic, Stillwater, Nov. 3

Oklahoma: Winter Crops Herbicide Symptomology Clinic, Stillwater, Nov. 3

👤By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University Ag Communications Services 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Agricultural producers looking to be get a firsthand look at key visual symptoms of common herbicides on winter wheat and canola should plan now to attend the Nov. 3 Oklahoma State University Winter Crops Herbicide Symptomology Clinic in Stillwater. There

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Louisiana: Herbicide Task Force Stresses Education for Weed Control, Crop Protection

Louisiana: Herbicide Task Force Stresses Education for Weed Control, Crop Protection

👤By Randy LaBauve, LSU AgCenter 🕔Sep 25, 2017

A Louisiana task force for new herbicide technology recently met to discuss upcoming weed control technologies for crops. The group consists primarily of weed scientists and crop specialists with the LSU AgCenter, pesticide specialists at the Louisiana Department of Agriculture

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Dicamba: Arkansas Plant Board Unanimously Sets Mid-April Limit – DTN

Dicamba: Arkansas Plant Board Unanimously Sets Mid-April Limit – DTN

👤By Greg D. Horstmeier, DTN Editor-in-Chief 🕔Sep 22, 2017

The Arkansas State Plant Board told the herbicide industry in no uncertain terms that it does not believe new formulations of dicamba can be used without significant amounts of volatility and other off-target movement. The board unanimously approved regulations that

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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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