Minnesota Weeds: Check Driftwatch/FieldCheck Before You Spray

🕔Jun 19, 2019To reduce the potential for pesticide drift injury to sensitive crops and beehives check the FieldCheck (FieldWatch) map prior to application. FieldCheck, DriftWatch, and BeeCheck are free, voluntary online registries that […]

Mississippi Rice: Effects of Late Season Paraquat Drift

🕔Mar 22, 2019In this multi year study, paraquat drift rate affected rough rice yields from 50% headed to one week prior to harvest.  Rice appeared to be most susceptible between the 50% […]

Arkansas: CropCheck – New Program to Reduce Pesticide Drift

🕔Mar 15, 2019As spring rolls toward Arkansas and growers begin to approach their planting dates, the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture is encouraging growers throughout the state to make use […]

Mississippi Rice: Early Season Paraquat Drift

🕔Mar 14, 2019Off target drift of paraquat has increased with the use of paraquat burndown behind the planter for resistance management.

Tennessee: Enlist Soybeans Gain Chinese Approval – What It Could Mean for Growers

🕔Jan 11, 2019The news this week was the China approval of Enlist E3 soybeans (soybeans tolerant to glufosinate, glyphosate and 2,4-D) for import. China also approved the import of Syngenta’s MGI soybeans.

Dicamba: Midwest States Recommend Added Steps To Prevent Movement

🕔Nov 26, 2018New restrictions a federal agency has put on using a controversial weed killer aren’t enough to prevent it from spreading onto nearby plants, according to an Ohio State University weed […]

Dicamba: Kansas Researches Evaluate Effect on Non-Resistant Soybeans

🕔Nov 15, 2018Kansas State University researchers are evaluating the impact of non-target injury from dicamba herbicide on non-resistant soybeans: The hope is to help producers lessen or avoid the unintended damage that […]

Tennessee: Roundup Ready Soybean Response to Dicamba Exposure

🕔Nov 2, 2018The most recent inquires have been on what is the likely yield loss from dicamba drift to non-Xtend soybeans? These have come from fields that showed dicamba drift injury to […]

Nebraska Extension Weed Science School, Mead, Oct. 31

🕔Oct 15, 2018Growers, crop consultants and educators are encouraged to attend the day-long Nebraska Extension Weed Science School Oct. 31 at the University of Nebraska’s Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center near Mead.

Iowa: Dicamba – Xtend Farmers Happy, Others Not So Much

🕔Aug 17, 2018While there has been a significant number of acres damaged by dicamba, I am sure it is less than five percent of Iowa’s nearly 10 million soybean acres. Due to this […]

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