In this podcast, Dr. Larry Steckel’s top call for this week has been assessing chemical injury to young cotton plants. That’s thanks to weather and soil conditions when many post-emergence […]
For the past 10 days the largest number of my calls have concerned RT Gemini 214 CL. The overcast conditions plus rainfall and moderate temperatures have made Newpath and Beyond […]
This week will be the start of the early POST applications in cotton. These applications are often critical to not only curtail weed competition but to combat thrips injury as […]
Georgia Peanuts: Valor Injury Likely After Rains May 22, 2020
Rainfall events of May 20/21 will likely result in Valor injury on peanut. Although I have addressed this issue in many previous blogs (June 3, 2013; May 20, 2014, May […]
California Almonds: PPO Herbicide Drift Injury Apr 22, 2020
Off-target drift by these herbicides can damage almonds. Generally, however, the effects are more short-term due to the contact nature of these products on foliage.
It is the time of the year that row crop growers are spraying burndown treatments and preparing fields for planting. The following are eight recommendations regarding the use of Valor.
A couple of key herbicides can lose effectiveness when tankmixed with the wrong products. That leads to control failures, especially with grass, and also can trigger resistance across a wider […]
Just like most families, herbicides don’t always bring out the best in each other. In the human world, it’s called “sibling rivalry” or “personality differences.” In the chemical world, scientists […]
Studies at Texas A&M take a look at a range of products and strategies.
Approximately two weeks ago, only a few (11 reported as of July 16) dicamba-related complaints had been filed with the Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA), and some held aspirations that […]