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Dicamba Off-Target – 4 Reasons It’s Moving at Time of Application

Dicamba Off-Target – 4 Reasons It’s Moving at Time of Application

👤By Dr. Kevin Bradley, University of Missouri Division of Plant Sciences 🕔Aug 22, 2017

The situation. In 2017, there have been numerous instances of off-target movement of dicamba throughout the state of Missouri and beyond. While the majority of the injury on a per land unit area has definitely occurred in the boot heel

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Missouri: Rice Field Day, Malden, Aug. 24

Missouri: Rice Field Day, Malden, Aug. 24

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 21, 2017

The 2017 Missouri Rice Field Day will be held Thursday, August 24, at the Rice Research Farm. Field tours start at 8 a.m. The farm is located 8 miles west of Malden on Highway J. Tour speakers include: Michael Aide, Soil Scientist, Southeast

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Rice Harvest Reports – Big Chunks Of Coastal Crop Finished – RiceTec

Rice Harvest Reports – Big Chunks Of Coastal Crop Finished – RiceTec

👤From RiceTec 🕔Aug 17, 2017

Texas – Derrol Grymes With a good, dry week, a majority of the guys on the west side of the district will be wrapping up first crop by the weekend. The east side guys are rolling strong as well, but they are

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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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Rice Harvest Stalls Across Much Of Belt – AgFax

Rice Harvest Stalls Across Much Of Belt – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Aug 12, 2017

Persistent rains have kept combines out of the field in both coastal and Midsouth rice. More rain in the forecast, too.

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Rice – Louisiana Yields Rebound | Arkansas Starts Draining – AgFax

Rice – Louisiana Yields Rebound | Arkansas Starts Draining – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jul 28, 2017

Good news: a nice upswing in averages coming out of Louisiana’s harvest after lower numbers in the beginning.

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Cotton – Midsouth – Bollworms Moving North – AgFax

Cotton – Midsouth – Bollworms Moving North – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jul 28, 2017

Bollworm activity continues in parts of the region. The pressure has declined to some degree in areas where it first cranked up, but eggs, worms and escapes are becoming more apparent in other places.

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Off-Target Dicamba Drift: Does the Ag Industry Have a Problem?

Off-Target Dicamba Drift: Does the Ag Industry Have a Problem?

👤By Kevin Bradley, University of Missouri Extension Specialist 🕔Jul 25, 2017

It’s funny how we can be living through a situation or watch something unfold in front of our very eyes and one person can view it one way and another can see it totally different. If you think about it,

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Dicamba: Nebraska Update on Soybean Injury

Dicamba: Nebraska Update on Soybean Injury

👤By Amit Jhala, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Weed Specialist 🕔Jul 24, 2017

Questions about potential dicamba injury to soybean, grapes, tomatoes, and other sensitive crops are increasing to Nebraska Extension educators and specialists as the crop season progresses. While dicamba herbicide has been available for weed control for a number of years,

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Rice Harvest: Nibbling Away On Coastal Crop, Mississippi Draining – AgFax

Rice Harvest: Nibbling Away On Coastal Crop, Mississippi Draining – AgFax

👤By Owen Taylor 🕔Jul 21, 2017

Rains continue to stall harvest in southwest Louisiana, Texas. A small amount of draining starts in the Midsouth.

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