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Georgia: How Do Cold Temps Affect Herbicides?

Georgia: How Do Cold Temps Affect Herbicides?

👤By Eric Prostko, University of Georgia Extension Weed Specialist 🕔Jan 17, 2018

Growers who have sprayed certain POST systemic herbicides (i.e. Roundup, Poast, Select) over the last 15 days are likely to observe slower and/or reduced performance due to the cold weather.

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Pennsylvania: What’s New in Weed Control 2018 – Label Updates

Pennsylvania: What’s New in Weed Control 2018 – Label Updates

👤By Dwight Lingenfelter, Pennsylvania State University Extension Weed Specialist 🕔Jan 16, 2018

Learn new product labels and label updates for the 2018 season.

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Kentucky Soybeans: Herbicide Resistance Trait Decisions for 2018 – Video

Kentucky Soybeans: Herbicide Resistance Trait Decisions for 2018 – Video Updated

👤From University of Kentucky 🕔Dec 28, 2017

The UK Grain Crops Group Winter Updates 2017-18. Travis Legleiter shares Herbicide Resistant Soybean Trait Decisions for 2018. Topics are Roundup ready, Liberty Link,glyphosate, glufosinate, roundup 2 xtend, dicamba and glyphosate, enlist, 2 4-D, herbicide resistant weeds in Kentucky, palmer

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Dicamba, 2018: States Struggle with Application Restrictions – DTN

Dicamba, 2018: States Struggle with Application Restrictions – DTN

👤By Pamela Smith Crops Technology Editor 🕔Dec 14, 2017

The drama over dicamba herbicide use continued this week as some states wrestled with requiring spray regulations over and beyond new federal labels.   Evidence of continued turmoil came on Dec. 12, as an Arkansas Legislative Council subcommittee kicked a proposed

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Texas Cotton: 3 Mandatory Auxin Herbicide Trainings in Jan., Feb., March

Texas Cotton: 3 Mandatory Auxin Herbicide Trainings in Jan., Feb., March

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Dec 12, 2017

The Texas Department of Agriculture will require special training in 2018 for new auxin herbicides applied under a Section 3 approval on dicamba-tolerant and 2,4-D-tolerant cotton. To meet this requirement, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Amarillo will host

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Louisiana Weeds: Fall and Spring Burndown Considerations

Louisiana Weeds: Fall and Spring Burndown Considerations

👤By Josh Copes, Daniel Stephenson, and Donnie Miller, Louisiana State University Extension Specialists 🕔Dec 4, 2017

This time of year, especially when it is dry, brings about questions concerning a fall burndown application that contains a residual herbicide.

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Soybeans: PPO-inhibitor Herbicides Manage Tough Weeds but Not Without Risk – DTN

Soybeans: PPO-inhibitor Herbicides Manage Tough Weeds but Not Without Risk – DTN

👤By Daniel Davidson DTN Contributing Agronomist 🕔Nov 27, 2017

Seedling soybeans felt the burn of protoporphyrinogen oxidase (PPO) inhibitor herbicide in 2017. The herbicide may have caused the actual physical injury, but put the blame on the sustained cold, wet weather following planting for the situation. In a normal,

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Dicamba and the Treadmill of Herbicide Resistance

Dicamba and the Treadmill of Herbicide Resistance

👤From the Weed Science Society of America 🕔Nov 27, 2017

Many reports have circulated the US concerning widespread dicamba injury to off-target crops, particularly in the Mid-South and Midwest. According to a national survey led by Kevin Bradley, weed scientist at the University of Missouri, 3.1 million acres of crops

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Texas: Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop, Fort Stockton, Dec. 5

Texas: Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop, Fort Stockton, Dec. 5

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 16, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Pecos County Civic Center, 1674 Airport Drive, Fort Stockton. “Our agency has made this a district-wide event, because it’s been so

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Dicamba Rules: Confused? Remember, State Regs Outweigh Federal – DTN

Dicamba Rules: Confused? Remember, State Regs Outweigh Federal – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Oct 20, 2017

If you’re feeling a little confused about the EPA’s new rules on dicamba for 2018, you’re not alone.  Last week, EPA made some dicamba herbicides restricted use pesticides (RUP) and issued new labels for them, with tighter use restrictions. We’ve

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