On June 8, 2018 the Minnesota Commissioner of Agriculture released a letter to stakeholders indicating that the MDA will be keeping the 24(c) restrictions for XtendiMax, Engenia and FeXapan in […]
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.
Watch as Dr. Steckel advises on best dicamba alternatives for DT soybeans when wind and weather are not cooperating.
We finished the 2017 season with approximately 2,700 cases under investigation by the various state Departments of Agriculture, and approximately 3.6 million acres of dicamba-injured soybean acres as reported by […]
When talking to farmers, we all have certain years that come to mind. “2005-The year of Pigweed resistance to roundup,” “2013-Wet summer with rank hay,” “2016-The year of no rain.” […]
Application of dicamba-based herbicides such as Clarity, DiFlexx, DiFlexx DUO, and Status, has increased in corn in recent years primarily for control of glyphosate-resistant and hard-to-control broadleaf weeds such as […]
The month of June has arrived and so too will postemergence soybean applications, many of which are likely to contain the dicamba formulations of Xtendimax, Engenia, or FeXapan. As we […]
If sensitive vegetation is downwind, you can’t spray dicamba. In this video, Dr. Steckel discusses what DT cotton producers can do when timely spray applications are needed but the wind […]
The spray boom should be no more than 24″ above the target for dicamba applications…but is the target the crop or the weed? Drake Copeland explains in this video.
As we are all well aware, last year saw the addition of dicamba tolerant soybeans to weed management options in the U.S. The addition of this technology was not without […]