Dicamba and 2,4-D have been used for many years to help control Palmer amaranth in Kansas, but farmers have complained about poor control in recent years.
In late October 2018, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced they will extend the registration of dicamba for two years (until December 20, 2020) for over-the-top (OTT) weed […]
Q: What is your recommendation for someone who wants to plant wheat, but has a lot of winter annuals coming up, including marestail? I’d like to no-till the wheat and […]
Dicamba and 2,4-D herbicides, sprayed directly on trees at full rates, kill the plant material they touch, but they don’t travel through the tree or linger from year to year, […]
I asked Nikolas Clarkson, one of our 2017 Plains Pest Management Interns, to cover a hot topic for 2017, The implementation of the new cotton herbicide technologies in West Texas. […]
Georgia Soybeans: 3 Thoughts on Weed Management Jun 19, 2017
Just got done rating some of my soybean weed control plots. Thought I would pass along these few thoughts.
Milestone is a ‘newer’ Group 4 herbicide from Dow AgroSciences which has the advantage over other Group 4 products in that it is safe on many native forbs. However, there […]
As farmers adopt new herbicide technologies in 2017, excellent weed control is not enough. They also are looking for a herbicide solution that stays on target and limits the risk […]