Herbicide-Resistant Weeds: What Can the U.S. Learn From Australia? No Easy Answers. – DTN

🕔May 19, 2017There have been more than a few jokes this week about the irony of weed scientists choosing Colorado as a meeting place to talk about resistance. However, no one in […]

Weed Scientists: “Buffer Zones” Could Become Resistant Weed Nurseries; Do and Don’t List – DTN

🕔Feb 11, 2017The Arizona desert may not be a hot bed for row crop weeds, but it is the place to find weed scientists this week. The Weed Science Society of America […]

Dicamba: 4 Formulation Choices to Fight Herbicide-Resistant Weeds

🕔Nov 22, 2016As growers across the Midsouth wrestle with how best to combat increasingly herbicide-resistant weeds in cotton, soybeans and other major row crops, weed scientists at the University of Arkansas System […]

Has EPA Helped Stall Herbicide Resistance? OIG Investigation Begins – DTN

🕔Mar 29, 2016Herbicide-resistant weed worries continue to build beyond the farm field. The Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday it will investigate how EPA has managed […]

Superweed – Scientists Try To Define What That Means

🕔Apr 28, 2015Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) joined with six sister organizations to recommend a new definition for superweed – a catchall term used by many to describe weeds […]

North Carolina: Resistant Weeds – 4 Steps to Limit Development

🕔Feb 17, 2015Herbicide resistance is a major problem for conventional row crop producers. In March of 2014 the International Survey of Herbicide Resistant Weeds determined that there were 432 different weed biotypes […]

Louisiana Soybeans Lead Nation in Average Yields

🕔Jan 26, 2015Louisiana led the nation for the average soybean yield last year, according to the LSU AgCenter soybean specialist. The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently released the average state yield of […]

Kansas: Input Sought on Herbicide-Resistant Weeds

🕔Jan 26, 2015K-State weed scientists would like some help from producers, extension agents, crop consultants, agronomists and others in documenting the distribution of two herbicide-resistant grassy weeds. “We are interested in knowing […]

Herbicide Resistant Weed Summit’s Slides, Webcast Available Online

🕔Oct 20, 2014On the heels of its September scientific summit on herbicide resistant weeds, the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) today announced that slides and a webcast of the event are […]

Pennsylvania: More Resistant Pigweed, Waterhemp Infestations Reported

🕔Sep 9, 2014Pay attention now to those more easily identified weed infestations to plan for next year’s weed control program. This is the time of year that you can’t help but notice […]

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