Soybean Herbicide Tolerant-Trait Systems for 2019 – Breaking it Down – DTN

🕔Oct 3, 2018Between new traits coming to market and the recent ag mergers, soybean seed catalogs are as thick as they are confusing this year.  Depending on your seed retailer of choice, […]

Dicamba: States Give EPA a List – Early Season Cutoff, Year-to-Year Label – DTN

🕔Aug 31, 2018“We understand why this tool is needed in some states to control herbicide-resistant weeds, but this is not a sustainable model right now with our funding and the number of […]

Dicamba and 2,4-D Injuries Higher in Non-Soybean Crops and Plants – DTN

🕔Jun 21, 2018As herbicide injury reports mount in the Midwest and South, state regulators and EPA are watching the situation closely.   Dicamba is facing the most alleged injury reports so far, and […]

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 […]

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