Jennie Schmidt is an old pro at stewarding herbicide use in grain crops alongside sensitive specialty crops and organic fields. On her operation on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, she […]
Our Chemistry or Herbicide choices have not changed significantly; however, there are some new or at least different opportunities that are available in fields that have either Enlist or Xtend […]
It’s been 14 years since Stanley Culpepper confirmed the country’s first glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth population in some cotton fields in Macon County, Georgia. The University of Georgia Extension weed scientist had been seeing the […]
Temperature inversions can cause dicamba and 2,4-D to move great distances after application. Learn about the details below.
Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee Extension Weed Specialist, addresses recent complaints of 2,4-D drift injury to sensitive cotton fields.
As we enter peak postemergence herbicide application season, there is an elevated risk for off target herbicide movement. Of particular concern is the movement of growth regulator herbicides onto soybeans.
The weeds under the pivot in April spoke volumes to Kansas farmer Karl Jacobson. A carpet of flowering henbit sliced a slim, purple path through an otherwise pristine soybean field, […]
Farmers interested in growing crops containing 2,4-D tolerance will have an additional herbicide option in 2018. Dow AgroSciences has announced it has received registration for a single-ingredient herbicide called Enlist […]
Pennsylvania: Including 2,4-D in the Burndown Sep 8, 2017
The use of 2,4-D in combination with glyphosate in the burndown program before establishing either cash crops or cover crops can aid in the control of a number of weeds […]
Two new cotton technologies are exciting for producers, but come with warnings, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist. Dr. Emi Kimura, AgriLife Extension agronomist in Vernon, discussed […]