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 […]
A group of 33 Republican legislators sent a letter to EPA on Monday, decrying the agency’s recent regulatory actions on several ag pesticides, including chlorpyrifos, glyphosate and atrazine. The letter […]
Start Planning for Herbicide Shortages in 2022 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 […]
A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that pension funds can move ahead with a class-action lawsuit against Bayer AG for allegedly making misstatements and failing to meet a standard of […]
Corn: Mexico Rejects Bayer GM Trait – DTN Oct 11, 2021
Mexico’s health safety regulator, Cofepris, rejected a Bayer GM (genetically modified) corn trait for import last week because it contains glyphosate tolerance, the latest move by the country’s government to […]
Bayer AG has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a landmark Roundup case, arguing in a petition filed on Monday that a federal appeals court committed errors in the […]
Groups Argue EPA Failed on Glyphosate – DTN Dec 24, 2020
Environmental and agriculture worker groups filed opening briefs in a lawsuit challenging EPA’s approval of glyphosate’s registration.
Glyphosate Still Under Review – DTN Nov 29, 2020
More changes could be ahead for glyphosate use in the U.S. after the EPA released a draft Biological Evaluation for the herbicide, which scrutinizes the pesticide’s potential effect on federally […]
Okay, you’ve seen plenty of lists that suggest ways to prevent or cope with herbicide resistance. This one is different. It starts with the way the wrong tank-mix combinations can make resistance worse, much worse.
EPA’s interim registration approval of glyphosate in January now faces its first court challenge, as a number of food safety, farm worker and environmental groups have asked a federal appeals […]