Historically, 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? […]
UGA Weed Specialist Eric Prostko shares a rare weed in cotton and answers a question regarding sicklepod management in peanuts.
Getting 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 […]
Georgia Peanuts: 6 Thoughts on Tank-Mixing Jul 18, 2018
Rain delays and/or late planting have resulted in continual inquiries about peanut herbicide + fungicide tank-mixes and their potential effects on weed control and crop injury. UGA will never be able to […]
Been getting quite a few phone calls about TSW/BD in peanuts. This particular plant loves wet weather so I am not surprised. Here are few thoughts to consider especially since […]
Yes, it has been raining every day since May 12, Valor damage (peanut) is everywhere, and growers need to apply POST treatments and cannot get in the field.
A few things based upon my telephone calls and e-mails this week: 1. Growers must not cut corners when cleaning a sprayer after Valor has been used. Heard someone say […]
Georgia Pecans: Herbicide Injury Season Is Here May 11, 2018
Row crop planting has started in south Georgia and this means herbicide drift season has arrived. I have been on the road all week looking at drift-damaged trees. Since I […]
It appears as though the following statement on the supplemental Zidua peanut label has many people confused: “Apply Zidua as a broadcast spray to peanut from “at-cracking” stage to first […]
Georgia Weeds: Tank-Mixing – 5 Common Questions Apr 6, 2018
Tank-mixing pesticides can be rather complicated especially when numerous products will be mixed. Here are a few questions and answers based upon some recent inquiries that I have received: