Iowa Dicamba Updates for 2022 Mar 23, 2022

🕔Mar 23, 2022
On March 15, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved the label amendments that further restrict the use of over-the-top dicamba in Iowa and Minnesota. These changes came after the […]

Environmental Group Calls for Elimination of Ag Exemptions in Clean Water Act – DTN Mar 18, 2022

🕔Mar 18, 2022
The Clean Water Act has fallen far short of its original goals to have 100% of waters fishable and swimmable by 1983, and a report by the Environmental Integrity Project […]

Dicamba: EPA Amends Labels to Add Cutoffs for Iowa, Minnesota – DTN Mar 15, 2022

🕔Mar 15, 2022
In an unusual move, EPA has amended its federal dicamba labels to accommodate Iowa- and Minnesota-specific cutoff rules.

Poultry: APHIS Reports More Avian Influenza Cases – DTN Mar 7, 2022

🕔Mar 7, 2022
The number of states impacted by highly pathogenic avian influenza continues ticking upward as USDA has reported at least three more commercial flocks have been infected. The growing number of […]

Iowa Corn: 2021 Summary of Foliar Fungicide Applications Mar 5, 2022

🕔Mar 5, 2022
Corn foliar fungicide trials done at six locations in Iowa in 2021: ISU Northwest Research and Demonstration Farm (NWRF), Sutherland; Northeast Research and Demonstration Farm (NERF), Nashua; Northern Research and […]

Ag Groups Sue Over EPA Emissions Rule – DTN Mar 2, 2022

🕔Mar 2, 2022
State soybean associations, corn growers and biofuels producers filed two separate petitions to a federal appeals court Monday, asking the court to set aside EPA’s revised greenhouse gas emissions standards. […]

Iowa: Don’t Forget Your Annual Dicamba Training for 2022 Feb 17, 2022

🕔Feb 17, 2022
One of the label requirements for the dicamba products labeled for over-the-top use in soybean (Xtendimax, Tavium, Engenia) is that applicators must complete a special dicamba training annually. If you […]

Carbon Pipeline Plans See Pushback – DTN Feb 15, 2022

🕔Feb 15, 2022
Carbon pipeline companies looking to take carbon emissions from ethanol plants and pipe liquid carbon through multiple states are starting to face more organized landowner resistance. An Iowa state senator’s […]

Iowa Soybeans: Statewide Evaluation of Foliar Fungicides Feb 15, 2022

🕔Feb 15, 2022
Foliar fungicides were evaluated across seven Iowa State University research and demonstration farms to determine their performance for disease and yield response on soybean in 2021. These farms included the Northwest […]

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Consider Narrowing Row Spacing to Gain Higher Yields Jan 25, 2022

🕔Jan 25, 2022
Row spacing for both corn and soybean is an important decision to make for any crop producer and can lead to high yielding crops. Corn row spacing is important to […]

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