Georgia Peanuts: Should You Apply Gramoxone in Dry Weather? May 23, 2019

🕔May 23, 2019
I’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, 2019

🕔May 7, 2019
In 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, 2019

🕔Apr 23, 2019
Had 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, 2019

🕔Apr 23, 2019
The 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, 2019

🕔Mar 11, 2019
There 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, 2018

🕔Oct 30, 2018
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? […]

Georgia Weeds: Prostrate Globe Amaranth and Sicklepod Aug 22, 2018

🕔Aug 22, 2018
UGA 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, 2018

🕔Aug 7, 2018
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

🕔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 […]

Georgia Peanuts: Controlling Tropical Spiderwort/Benghal Dayflower Jun 8, 2018

🕔Jun 8, 2018
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 […]

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