Midwest: Herbicide Shortage – 13 Alternative Spring Burndown/Postemergence Strategies Dec 3, 2021

🕔Dec 3, 2021
There is a lot of speculation about herbicide shortages for the 2022 growing season, and some products are apparently getting more expensive and/or scarce now.  This will affect herbicide buying […]

Start Planning for Herbicide Shortages in 2022 Nov 11, 2021

🕔Nov 11, 2021
Retailers and the basic suppliers are all very concerned about herbicide shortages in 2022. We all can recall similar concerns this past spring.  In most cases applicators were able to […]

Waterhemp: A Multi-State Evaluation of Responses to Dicamba, Glufosinate Jun 26, 2021

🕔Jun 26, 2021
With support from the United Soybean Board, in 2019 and 2020 we conducted a screening of 212 waterhemp populations from 7 different states to characterize their abilities to withstand applications […]

Liberty Herbicide: A Refresher for Maximizing Efficacy – DTN May 14, 2021

🕔May 14, 2021
 Glufosinate herbicides, often sold under the Liberty brand, are in higher demand than ever before. This year, nearly every herbicide-tolerant soybean trait on the market — XtendFlex, Enlist E3, Liberty […]

Arkansas: Glufosinate Resistant Palmer Pigweed Found Feb 26, 2021

🕔Feb 26, 2021
Last summer an article was written about two fields of concern in Mississippi County where three applications of glufosinate failed to control Palmer amaranth.  Upon first observation of these fields, […]

Mergers of “Big 6” Seed and Ag Chem Companies – Who Owns What Now Feb 19, 2019

🕔Feb 19, 2019
Six large firms dominated the sale of seeds and agricultural chemicals in 2015 in the United States and around the world: BASF, Bayer, Dow Chemical, DuPont, Monsanto, and Syngenta.  According […]

Glyphosate-Resistant Pigweed – 14 Years and Counting – DTN Feb 1, 2019

🕔Feb 1, 2019
It’s been 14 years since Stanley Culpepper confirmed the country’s first glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth population in some cotton fields in Macon County, Georgia. The University of Georgia Extension weed scientist had been seeing the […]

Corteva Launches Enlist E3 Soybeans and Qrome Corn Products Jan 17, 2019

🕔Jan 17, 2019
Enlist E3 soybeans will be commercially launched in Brazil, Canada and the United States, beginning in 2019 according to an announcement today from Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont. Qrome […]

Soybean Herbicide Tolerant-Trait Systems for 2019 – Breaking it Down – DTN Oct 3, 2018

🕔Oct 3, 2018
Between 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, […]

Arkansas Rice: Crops Are Heading – Will Temps Cause Flowering Stress? Jun 29, 2018

🕔Jun 29, 2018
Crop Progress “Listen, do you smell something?”  That would be the start of heading in Arkansas rice.  The first fields are just starting to pop heads this week 50% heading […]

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