Georgia: 4 Early Season Weed Considerations

🕔Feb 28, 2018Over the last several days, a few interesting things have crossed my desk.  Thought you might want to see them as well.  Figure 1 is a picture of a weed […]

Glyphosate Report Replay; EPA Internal Emails Make it Interesting – DTN

🕔Jan 26, 2018When the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency inadvertently posted to its website a yet-to-be-published cancer risk assessment on glyphosate on May 2, 2016, internal emails show then EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy […]

California Law Requiring Cancer Warning on Glyphosate Label Challenged – DTN

🕔Jan 4, 2018Attorneys general in 11 states have joined agriculture groups in asking a district court to block a law in California that requires labels on products that may contain the herbicide […]

Glyphosate Formulations: What’s the Diff and What’s a Salt?

🕔Dec 22, 2017Glyphosate is one of the most widely used herbicides in the world and is extremely important in many of our orchard, vineyard, and annual crops as well as in non-crop […]

EPA: Glyphosate Unlikely Carcinogenic – DTN

🕔Dec 20, 2017The herbicide glyphosate is not likely to be carcinogenic to humans. That is the conclusion reached by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in its draft risk assessment released this week. […]

Soybean Yields – Finding the Right Combination of Grit, Determination and Technology – DTN

🕔Nov 21, 2017Most sports coaches will confess that talent can win games, but character and attitude win championships. Zack Rendel would add that studying and deploying the winning practices of champions doesn’t […]

Nebraska: Burndown Herbicides May Not Work in Low Temperatures

🕔Nov 13, 2017Recently we received several phone calls about control of winter annual weeds in the fall and how temperature and frost might affect herbicide efficacy. As fall temperatures will continue to […]

Midwest Fall Burndown: Start Date is a Moving Target – DTN

🕔Sep 29, 2017The weeds under the pivot in April spoke volumes to Kansas farmer Karl Jacobson.  A carpet of flowering henbit sliced a slim, purple path through an otherwise pristine soybean field, […]

Dow Expands Enlist Herbicide Options with Drift-Reduction Technology for 2018 – DTN

🕔Sep 14, 2017Farmers interested in growing crops containing 2,4-D tolerance will have an additional herbicide option in 2018. Dow AgroSciences has announced it has received registration for a single-ingredient herbicide called Enlist […]

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Managing Burcucumber and Other Late Season Weeds

🕔Aug 23, 2017As we move into corn silage harvest season, and with full season soybeans soon dropping their leaves, producers may notice some problem weed situations.

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