Dicamba: What is Success or Failure in 2018?

🕔Mar 23, 2018It’s difficult to recall the debut of a weed management technology that generated more divisiveness than the 2017 introduction of dicamba-resistant soybean varieties and the accompanying use of dicamba.  Damage […]

Georgia Pecans: Dicamba – What Effects Does It Have on Trees?

🕔Mar 22, 2018Dicamba 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, […]

Indiana: Dicamba Webinar Includes Mandatory Training, Weed Update, March 23

🕔Mar 16, 2018Those seeking to fulfill Indiana’s new mandatory training requirements for the application of dicamba herbicide products on DT soybeans can attend a free webinar hosted by Purdue Extension and the […]

Herbicide Drift Complaints – North Carolina Regulators Reach Settlements

🕔Mar 15, 2018The N.C. Pesticide Board recently approved the following settlement agreements for individuals in Halifax, Hertford and Lenoir counties. Settlements involved instances of pesticide drift and selling restricted-use pesticides to individuals […]

Texas: Application Timing Critical With Auxin Herbicides

🕔Mar 12, 2018With the introduction of new formulations of 2,4-D (Enlist One and Enlist Duo) and dicamba (XtendiMax, Engenia, and FeXapan) for use in Enlist and XtendFlex cotton, growers now have more […]

Minnesota: Dicamba – Complying with Buffer, Spray Drift Requirements

🕔Mar 7, 2018Buffers are one important tool in reducing off-target movement of pesticides to neighboring crops and sensitive areas.

Ohio: Dicamba – Deciphering Preplant Labels and Tank Mixtures

🕔Mar 6, 2018Dicamba can have a good fit in spring preplant burndown programs, especially for control of overwintered marestail in fields not treated the previous fall. We typically recommend a preplant burndown […]

Virginia: Dicamba – Online Training Now Available

🕔Mar 6, 2018BASF’s dicamba training module is now live! To access the training visit engeniastewardship.com and click on the training tab. This online training module satisfies the US EPA requirement for mandatory dicamba training. […]

Mississippi: Dicamba Training – 2 New Online Courses

🕔Mar 6, 2018Two highly anticipated online training modules are now available for those who plan to purchase or apply dicamba and similar herbicides. The Mississippi State University Extension Service, in cooperation with […]

Dicamba Restrictions Are Needed, but CBD Report Is Flawed – Commentary

🕔Mar 5, 2018The Center for Biological Diversity recently released a report describing the threat to monarch butterflies posed by an increased use of dicamba.  While I have been fairly critical of the […]

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