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Mississippi Weeds: Enlist and Xtend – What Mixtures Are Approved?

Mississippi Weeds: Enlist and Xtend – What Mixtures Are Approved?

👤By Jason Bond, Mississippi State University 🕔Mar 23, 2017

Lists of approved additives/herbicides that can legally be mixed with the new auxin herbicides have changed multiple times during the last month, and it is likely they will change again before the time for in-season herbicide applications.

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Ohio Weeds: Reduced Price Gramoxone a Boon to Burndown Programs

Ohio Weeds: Reduced Price Gramoxone a Boon to Burndown Programs

👤By Mark Loux, Ohio State University 🕔Mar 21, 2017

Gramoxone SL (paraquat) is one of those herbicides that in our opinion really could have been used much more than it has in recent years, to help with management of marestail and to interrupt the cycle of continuous glyphosate use.

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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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Georgia: Replanting Field Corn and Weed Control

Georgia: Replanting Field Corn and Weed Control

👤By Eric Prostko, University of Georgia 🕔Mar 17, 2017

The recent frosty weather has resulted in the need for some corn fields to be replanted. Some of those fields may have already been treated with a PRE application of atrazine. Since it is likely that these fields will have

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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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Virginia Cotton: Warm Winters Bring Thoughts of Burndown

Virginia Cotton: Warm Winters Bring Thoughts of Burndown

👤By Johnny Parker, Commonwealth Gin 🕔Mar 2, 2017

Temperatures for the immediate future are supposed to stay above normal for another week or more. And the last week of April is supposed to be below normal with May 11 as the last night below 50. (Please note the

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Mississippi Weeds: Enlist and Xtend – What Are the Herbicide Rates?

Mississippi Weeds: Enlist and Xtend – What Are the Herbicide Rates?

👤By Jason Bond, Mississippi State University 🕔Mar 2, 2017

In both Enlist cotton and soybean, labeling allows two postemergence applications of Enlist Duo with rates ranging from a minimum of 3.5 to a maximum of 4.75 pints per acre for a single application.

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Arkansas: Mandatory Online Certification Course for Engenia, Enlist Duo Applicators Now Available

Arkansas: Mandatory Online Certification Course for Engenia, Enlist Duo Applicators Now Available

👤By Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas 🕔Mar 1, 2017

Arkansas crop producers planning to use Engenia and Enlist Duo for the 2017 growing season must fulfill certain requirements to use the products in Xtend or Enlist cropping systems, said Tom Barber, extension weed scientist for the University of Arkansas

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