Tennessee: Pigweed – Weather Hampered Liberty, Dicamba Weed Control

🕔May 31, 2018I have gotten a number of reports and pictures from consultants on disappointing Palmer amaranth control from POST applications last week of Engenia, Liberty and XtendiMax. This is not surprising. […]

Dicamba: Even New Formulations are Volatile – Temperature Matters – DTN

🕔May 7, 2018Of all the factors that led to off-target movement of dicamba in 2017, volatility remains the most controversial. Older formulations, such as Banvel and Clarity, have long been known to […]

Tennessee: Dicamba – Applicators Must Have Copy of 24c Label for Engenia, XtendiMax

🕔May 3, 2018It is my understanding that applicators when they apply Engenia or XtendiMax must have on hand a copy of the 24c label for those herbicides.  A hard copy is preferred. […]

Dicamba: Weed Scientists – Stick With Labeled Products – DTN

🕔May 1, 2018Dicamba is a tattletale. And the 2017 season taught us just how readily common mistakes can show up as crop injury.   While much of the dicamba drift may have been […]

Nebraska Xtend Soybeans: Cover Crops or Burndown – Which Dicamba Product Should I Use?

🕔Apr 30, 2018Q: Which dicamba product should I use to terminate broadleaf cover crops or burn down weeds before planting Xtend soybean? A: I recently received several phone calls from growers with […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Residual Herbicides Key for Weed Management

🕔Apr 27, 2018Residual herbicides will play a large role in the success or failure of our weed control program in 2018. Last year a number of folks used Engenia plus Roundup followed […]

Dicamba Drift: Use Caution with Weather Prediction Tools, Recordkeeping

🕔Apr 27, 2018With a promising extended forecast, we may finally get a lot of field work done around the state. With planting and spray season upon us, we decided it was a […]

Dicamba: Arkansas Ban Started April 16 with Plenty of Legal Drama – DTN

🕔Apr 18, 2018On Monday, Arkansas’ in-season ban on dicamba went into effect, but not without some confusion and drama.  Two judges in Phillips and Mississippi counties filed temporary restraining orders of the […]

Dicamba in Court: Judge Rules for ‘the Arkansas 6’ but AG Fights Back- DTN

🕔Apr 6, 2018The Arkansas attorney general is appealing the surprise decision by a judge to allow six Arkansas farmers to use dicamba on cotton and soybeans during the 2018 growing season.   As […]

Texas: Dicamba Application Training – 16 Items to Remember

🕔Apr 4, 2018Auxin Certification Training has not been taken lightly across the state of Texas.  Trainings started in January and to date have been a part of programs or has been the […]

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