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Virginia Cotton: Warrant and Cool, Wet Soils

Virginia Cotton: Warrant and Cool, Wet Soils

👤By Charlie Cahoon, Virginia Cooperative Extension 🕔May 12, 2017

Warrant is an encapsulated formulation of the herbicide acetochlor and has widely become a part of our postemergence (POST) herbicide program in cotton.  Although Warrant does not control emerged weeds, it does provide excellent residual control of pigweed, other small

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Virginia Corn: Starting Over After a Failed Stand

Virginia Corn: Starting Over After a Failed Stand

👤By Charlie Cahoon and Michael Flessner, Virginia Cooperative Extension 🕔May 12, 2017

Over the past few days we have had several questions concerning replanting corn behind an already failed corn stand.  Our biggest concern in this situation is how to terminate emerged corn from the first planting.  The best option for small

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Tennessee Cotton: Strategy to Consider with Shortages of Caparol, Cotoran, and Diuron

Tennessee Cotton: Strategy to Consider with Shortages of Caparol, Cotoran, and Diuron

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔May 9, 2017

Judging by calls there is a good deal of frustration with the lack of Caparol, Cotoran and Diuron.  A lot of folks are scrambling trying to come up with a Plan B or even a Plan C as cotton planters

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Missouri Corn: Herbicide Options for Killing Failed Stands

Missouri Corn: Herbicide Options for Killing Failed Stands

👤By Kevin Bradley, University of Missouri 🕔May 5, 2017 Read Full Article
Indiana Corn: Methods to Control ‘Volunteer’ Corn When Replanting

Indiana Corn: Methods to Control ‘Volunteer’ Corn When Replanting

👤By Joe Ikley, Travis Legleiter, and Bill Johnson, Purdue University 🕔May 5, 2017

Due to the recent cold wet weather, corn planted in late April has struggled to emerge and there are a number of fields which will need to be replanted. The purpose of this article is to discuss the options to

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North Carolina: I Lost My Cotton Stand. Can I Replant Soybean?

North Carolina: I Lost My Cotton Stand. Can I Replant Soybean?

👤By Alan York, North Carolina State University 🕔May 3, 2017

No one likes to replant any crop, but sometimes it is inevitable.  For various reasons, we lose our stand.  When we lose a cotton stand, we must make a decision to either replant to cotton or to plant another crop. 

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Michigan Wheat: Timing Is Everything When Controlling Weeds

Michigan Wheat: Timing Is Everything When Controlling Weeds

👤By Christy Sprague, Michigan State University Extension 🕔Apr 27, 2017

In winter wheat fields where herbicide applications have not been made, it is important to understand what the cutoff application stages are for the different herbicides.

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Pennsylvania Soybeans: Manage Horseweed/Marestail Before You Plant

Pennsylvania Soybeans: Manage Horseweed/Marestail Before You Plant

👤By William Curran and Dwight Lingenfelter, Pennsylvania State University 🕔Apr 26, 2017

Be sure you are scouting for marestail before you plant your no-till soybeans and using effective herbicides with both burndown and residual control.

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Tennessee Corn: Glyphosate-Resistant Johnsongrass Management

Tennessee Corn: Glyphosate-Resistant Johnsongrass Management

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 25, 2017

A number of questions have arisen on how to manage the glyphosate-resistant (GR) Johnsongrass that is very prevalent in some corn fields of south west Tennessee.

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Tennessee Weeds: Cotoran and Caparol Shortage – How to Proceed?

Tennessee Weeds: Cotoran and Caparol Shortage – How to Proceed?

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 25, 2017

The shortage of Caparol is apparently causing a domino effect and now Cotoran is starting to become tight in some locales. So what are some options now that Caparol is not in the picture and Cotoran supply maybe sketchy?

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