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Fighting Pigweed With Overlapping Residuals – Do’s And Don’ts

Fighting Pigweed With Overlapping Residuals – Do’s And Don’ts

👤By Elton Robinson 🕔Mar 22, 2017

In theory, the idea of overlapping residual herbicides is simple enough, but what do you do if things go wrong?

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Glyphosate-Resistant Palmer Amaranth Confirmed in South-Central Nebraska

Glyphosate-Resistant Palmer Amaranth Confirmed in South-Central Nebraska

👤By Parminder Chahal - Weed Science Graduate Student | Amit Jhala - Extension Weed Management Specialist - UNL 🕔Mar 20, 2017

Palmer amaranth’s aggressive growth habit, extended period of seedling emergence, high water use efficiency, and prolific seed production make it the most problematic weed in agronomic cropping systems in the United States.   The increased adoption of reduced tillage practices,

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Herbicide Resistance: Weed Scientists to Host Farmer Session, Commodity Classic, Texas, March 2-4

Herbicide Resistance: Weed Scientists to Host Farmer Session, Commodity Classic, Texas, March 2-4

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Feb 13, 2017

A much anticipated highlight of the Commodity Classic this year in San Antonio, Texas, March 2-4 will be an event hosted by The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA).  In an effort to get firsthand stories about on-farm experience with herbicide resistance, WSSA is inviting

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Herbicide Resistance: Farmers Talk – Weed Scientists Listen – DTN

Herbicide Resistance: Farmers Talk – Weed Scientists Listen – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jan 19, 2017

The group of farmers, ag retailers, crop consultants, company reps and scientists that met Wednesday in southeastern Pennsylvania represent a special slice of agriculture. They spoke of the benefit of rotating grains with lima beans and other specialty crops. They

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Corn Belt – Herbicide-Resistant Palmer Pigweed Linked To Ducks, Geese – AWS

Corn Belt – Herbicide-Resistant Palmer Pigweed Linked To Ducks, Geese – AWS

👤By Elton Robinson 🕔Dec 16, 2016

More than a billion herbicide-resistant Palmer pigweed seed could be heading to the Midwest with every new spring migration

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Herbicide Resistance Gains Accidental Head Start In Corn Belt – AWS

Herbicide Resistance Gains Accidental Head Start In Corn Belt – AWS

👤From the University of Illinois 🕔Dec 15, 2016

“We’re not going to name the company because we don’t think this is the only one distributing weed seeds in their pollinator seed,” said U. of I. crop sciences professor Aaron Hager, who led the research at Illinois.

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Does Resistant Pigweed Move With Ducks? Studies Make Link – AgFax Weed Solutions

Does Resistant Pigweed Move With Ducks? Studies Make Link – AgFax Weed Solutions

👤From the AgFax Staff 🕔Dec 14, 2016

Also: Sorting out the XtremeiMax label, report on how conservation efforts accidentally gave resistant weeds a head start in Corn Belt, and more advisories on weed issues, tips and insights from the December issue of AgFax Weed Solutions.

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Resistant Weeds Can Sidestep You By Changing Mating Mechanics – AWS

Resistant Weeds Can Sidestep You By Changing Mating Mechanics – AWS

👤From a press release 🕔Dec 14, 2016

The increased reliance on self-fertilization may help perpetuate Roundup-resistance by blocking herbicide-susceptibility genes from other plants, the researchers concluded.

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Weeds: The Southern War Heats Up – DTN

Weeds: The Southern War Heats Up – DTN

👤By Pam Smith DTN Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor 🕔Dec 7, 2016

The South is at war with weeds. Some 280 participants packed into a town meeting here on Monday to talk about how to regain the upper hand against a growing list of resistant adversaries such as Palmer pigweed, Italian ryegrass

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Palmer Pigweed: When Do Post-Harvest Herbicides Fit? – AgFax

Palmer Pigweed: When Do Post-Harvest Herbicides Fit? – AgFax

👤AgFax Weed Solutions 🕔Oct 28, 2016

To reduce future populations of Palmer amaranth (pigweed), hit them where it hurts with a post-harvest herbicide program. The program can be used behind corn, soybeans, cotton or any crop where there is time for pigweeds to emerge and make seed after

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