Anhydrous Ammonia: Farmer Training Isn’t a Bad Idea – DTN

🕔May 9, 2019A recent incident in suburban Chicago involving an anhydrous ammonia leak that injured several people, including first responders, underscores the dangers the nitrogen fertilizer can present in both transportation and […]

Glyphosate: EPA Clears Human Health Risk While 11,200 Lawsuits Linger – DTN

🕔May 2, 2019The EPA continues to find no human health risks associated with the use of glyphosate and the herbicide is not a carcinogen, the agency said in its latest review. However, […]

EPA: Glyphosate Not A Human Risk, But Needs More Environmental Management

🕔May 1, 2019The EPA is taking an important step in the agency’s review of glyphosate. As part of this action, EPA continues to find that there are no risks to public health […]

Planning to Use Paraquat? Complete Certified Applicator Training First

🕔Apr 30, 2019The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced certified applicators must successfully complete an EPA-approved training program before mixing, loading, and/or applying paraquat dichloride, an herbicide commonly referred to as paraquat.  […]

Lorsban: EPA to Revisit Chlorpyrifos Petition – DTN

🕔Apr 23, 2019The EPA has until July 18 to address objections to its 2007 decision to reject a petition asking the agency to ban chlorpyrifos, as a result of an order issued […]

New EPA-Required Paraquat Training, Additional Use Restrictions

🕔Apr 2, 2019The EPA recently announced the requirement and availability of a new certified applicator training module for paraquat dichloride (also known as paraquat). Paraquat is a restricted use pesticide for use […]

Dicamba – EPA Plans to Limit States Rights on “Local Needs” 24(c) Labels – DTN

🕔Mar 26, 2019After months of denials and vague language, EPA has confirmed it is considering limiting the ability of states to restrict pesticide use beyond the federal label.

Ethanol’s Lost Demand – No Change in RFS Waiver Policy – DTN

🕔Mar 15, 2019The EPA granted five additional 2017 small-refinery exemptions (SREs) to the Renewable Fuel Standard on Thursday, raising the agency total for that year to 34, according to an update posted […]

Biofuel: EPA Releases E15 Rule; The Clock is Ticking – DTN

🕔Mar 13, 2019The EPA on Tuesday released a much-anticipated rule to allow year-round E15 sales and to reform the biofuels credits market, with plans to finalize the rule by the start of […]

Biofuel: E15 Rule Sent to White House – DTN

🕔Mar 7, 2019The EPA has sent a rule proposing allowance of year-round E15 sales, as well as reforms to the biofuel credits market, to the White House Office of Management and Budget. […]

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