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Indiana: Spring Burndown Applications To Weeds And Cover Crops

Indiana: Spring Burndown Applications To Weeds And Cover Crops

👤By Joe Ikley, Travis Legleiter, and Bill Johnson, Purdue University 🕔Apr 14, 2017

This spring so far has been cold and wet with short spurts of warm sunny days in-between. This weather cycle for the most part kept producers out of field and allowed the winter annual weeds to flourish the past couple

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Ohio: Xtend Soybeans – Still Trying to Figure Out What to Do with Dicamba This Year?

Ohio: Xtend Soybeans – Still Trying to Figure Out What to Do with Dicamba This Year?

👤By Mark Loux, Ohio State University 🕔Apr 11, 2017

Even if you are planting RR Xtend soybeans, the answer to this could be – maybe nothing.

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Iowa: The Cost of Herbicide Resistance

Iowa: The Cost of Herbicide Resistance

👤By Bob Hartzler, Iowa State University 🕔Apr 11, 2017

The primary impact of herbicide resistance for most Iowa farmers has been an increase in expenditures for herbicides.

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Florida Cotton, Soybeans: XtendiMax, Engenia, and Enlist Duo Now Registered for Use

Florida Cotton, Soybeans: XtendiMax, Engenia, and Enlist Duo Now Registered for Use

👤By Ethan Carter, University of Florida 🕔Apr 7, 2017

Late last week, after much anticipation, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services provided the final approval for use of 2,4-D and dicamba in resistant cotton and soybean cultivars.

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Alabama Corn: Control Options for Morningglory

Alabama Corn: Control Options for Morningglory

👤By Eddie McGriff, Alabama Cooperative Extension 🕔Apr 7, 2017

One of the most difficult weeds to control in corn is morningglory. The backbone of any morningglory control program in corn is atrazine.

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Rice: Nichino America Obtains Licensing Agreement for Pyraclonil Herbicide

Rice: Nichino America Obtains Licensing Agreement for Pyraclonil Herbicide

👤From a Press Release 🕔Apr 7, 2017

Nichino America, Inc. and Japan’s Kyoyu Agri Co., Ltd. have announced a licensing agreement for Nichino to market and sell pyraclonil, a rice herbicide, in the United States. Pyraclonil offers a new mode-of-action for control of watergrass in rice in California

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Georgia Corn: Do You Need an Adjuvant with Glyphosate + Atrazine?

Georgia Corn: Do You Need an Adjuvant with Glyphosate + Atrazine?

👤By Eric Prostko, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 7, 2017

A common question this week from field corn growers is “Do I need to add a crop oil concentrate (COC) when applying glyphosate + atrazine?”

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Michigan Cover Crops: Important Reminders for Herbicide-Based Termination

Michigan Cover Crops: Important Reminders for Herbicide-Based Termination

👤By Erin Hill, Michigan State University 🕔Apr 6, 2017

Spring is here and with the field season beginning it is time to think about terminating any overwintered cover crops. At this year’s Midwest Cover Crops Council meeting in Grand Rapids, Michigan, keynote speaker Dale Shaner presented a talk titled,

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Tennessee: Corn Herbicide Premixes

Tennessee: Corn Herbicide Premixes

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 4, 2017

Judging by phone calls over the last week it seems there is a good number of questions on some relatively new corn herbicide premixes. The three newer corn herbicide premixes are Acuron, Armezon PRO and Resicore.

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Oklahoma: New Row Crop Traits, Herbicide Tech Meeting, Altus, April 4

Oklahoma: New Row Crop Traits, Herbicide Tech Meeting, Altus, April 4

👤By Jerry Goodson, Oklahoma State University 🕔Mar 30, 2017

There is a New Row Crop Traits and Herbicide Technology meeting at Altus next Tuesday, April 4. This meeting will cover the label requirements for both XtendFlex (dicamba tolerant cotton) and Enlist (2,4-D tolerant cotton).  The meeting will be held

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