Georgia: 5 Weed Considerations for Corn, Peanuts

🕔Jul 17, 2019A few things to consider based upon what I am seeing and hearing in the field:

Georgia Corn: Recent Rains Should Improve Crop, Says Specialist

🕔Jul 8, 2019After suffering a three-week dry spell in May, Georgia corn crops benefited from rains during the month of June. It’s an encouraging sign for the future of this year’s corn […]

Georgia Peanuts: Should You Apply Gramoxone in Dry Weather?

🕔May 23, 2019I’ve been getting a lot of questions on whether or not to use the typical gramoxone burn down treatment on dryland peanuts under the current dry conditions. Obviously, the drier […]

Georgia Peanuts: Valor Mishaps – Remember to Calibrate Your Sprayer

🕔May 7, 2019In the heat of the battle to get crops planted on time, it is not uncommon for some herbicide misapplications to occur.  The unintentional application of higher than labeled rates […]

Georgia Peanuts: Considerations on Using Strongarm

🕔Apr 23, 2019Had a few questions about Strongarm (diclosulam) use in peanuts yesterday that I thought might be interesting to all.

North Carolina: Volunteer Crops May Be an Issue in 2019

🕔Apr 23, 2019The fall of 2018 is one many growers want to forget. With two hurricanes and other seemingly endless rainfall events, a considerable amount of cotton in South Carolina and Georgia, […]

Georgia: Paraquat Certified Applicator Training Required for New Products

🕔Mar 11, 2019There is a new requirement for anyone in Georgia that applies paraquat (Firestorm, Gramoxone, Helmquat, Parazone, etc.) from this point forward.

Georgia Soybeans: For Seed Crops – Can Paraquat Be Used a Harvest Aid?

🕔Oct 30, 2018Historically, glyphosate has always been a no-no for use as a harvest-aid in soybeans grown for seed because of its potential negative effects on seed germination.  But, what about paraquat? […]

Georgia Weeds: Prostrate Globe Amaranth and Sicklepod

🕔Aug 22, 2018UGA Weed Specialist Eric Prostko shares a rare weed in cotton and answers a question regarding sicklepod management in peanuts.

Georgia Weeds: 6 Possible Reasons for Failed Grass Control

🕔Aug 7, 2018Getting plenty of calls about perceived reductions in grass control after applications of ACC-ase inhibiting herbicides, such as Select (clethodim) or Poast (sethoxydim), have been applied.  Some folks first reaction […]

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