Corteva Sheds Dicamba Herbicides – DTN Apr 9, 2021
Corteva pulled a developmental dicamba product from the EPA registration process, the latest in a series of moves to distance itself from controversial ag chemicals.
Pests Waking Up – What’s Active Where? – DTN Apr 8, 2021
Insects and diseases are waking up and getting to work, and here at DTN, we have a growing inbox of pest alerts from across the Plains, Midwest, South and mid-Atlantic […]
DTN breaks down three new herbicide-tolerant sorghum options in one chart for growers and answers some big questions about the new platforms.
Dicamba: States Can’t Extend Spray Dates – DTN Mar 11, 2021
EPA has moved to block state attempts to extend the dicamba cutoffs listed on the federal labels of XtendiMax, Engenia and Tavium in 2021.
Dicamba: Arkansas Eyes Rule Change – DTN Mar 9, 2021
The Arkansas State Plant Board has voted to consider using the federal dicamba cutoff dates this season, in a sudden reversal of the May 25 cutoff date the board approved […]
Presenters at Commodity Classic dug into how spending more on early season weed control can save you money.
For the fourth time in five years, farmers and applicators face a new set of requirements to spray dicamba over the top of dicamba-tolerant crops.
EPA’s oversight of state Section 24(c) labels is poorly managed, risky to the public and environment and needs an overhaul, the agency’s Inspector General said in a report issued Wednesday. […]
Dicamba’s Legal Battlefield Update – DTN Feb 10, 2021
EPA is facing a tangle of lawsuits over its 2020 registration of three over-the-top dicamba herbicides, XtendiMax, Engenia and Tavium.
Corn: 10 Steps to Weatherproof Your Crop – DTN Feb 5, 2021
If you find yourself wishing for a normal corn-growing season this year, Bob Nielsen has bad news. “I think we actually need to redefine normal weather,” the longtime Purdue corn […]