Illinois: Dicamba Injury – Complaints Skyrocket – Answers?

🕔Aug 6, 2019Approximately 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 […]

Iowa Field Reports: Herbicide Injury on the Rise in Soybeans

🕔Aug 1, 2019Growth regulator damage in soybeans, potato leaf hoppers, gray leaf spot, and thistle caterpillars have been some of the issues or pests ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomists have seen […]

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 […]

Arkansas Rice: Understanding This Season’s Random Yellowing

🕔Jun 15, 2019The wet spring (preceded by a wet winter and a wet fall) have created interesting conditions  out there for rice. Many fields are shallow-rooted due to the prolonged wet and […]

North Carolina Soybeans: Early-Season Leaf Puckering, Deformation, Damage

🕔May 24, 2019We handle situations every year regarding early-season leaf injury and damage. This year, the volume of questions has been higher and is likely related to this year’s particular environment. We […]

Georgia Peanuts: Should You Apply Gramoxone in Dry Weather?

🕔May 23, 2019I’ve been getting a lot of questions on whether or not to use the typical gramoxone burn down treatment on dryland peanuts under the current dry conditions. Obviously, the drier […]

Georgia Cotton: Dusting in Seed in Dry Conditions

🕔May 23, 2019Dusting in cotton is never a great option. Our highest yields in cotton have always been with cotton planted by May 31. One way to get the crop in during […]

Georgia Cotton: Herbicides and “Dusting In” Seed – It’s Complicated

🕔May 8, 2019Herbicide injury and weed control are both challenging when dusting in cotton and the topic deserves discussion. The most effective approach to minimize cotton injury from preemergence (PRE) herbicides is […]

Georgia Peanuts: Valor Mishaps – Remember to Calibrate Your Sprayer

🕔May 7, 2019In the heat of the battle to get crops planted on time, it is not uncommon for some herbicide misapplications to occur.  The unintentional application of higher than labeled rates […]

Missouri: Dicamba – 5 Things We’ve Learned — At Least So Far

🕔Apr 9, 2019As we prepare for another year with the Xtend soybean and cotton system, we thought it would help to briefly summarize some of the most important things we’ve learned about […]

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