Tennessee Corn: Maturity Cutoffs for Herbicides

🕔May 15, 2019The corn I have seen in West Tennessee looks, with few exceptions, to be off to a good start. The maturity of our corn crop has some variability due to […]

Tennessee Corn: Management of Johnsongrass Escapes

🕔May 10, 2019Questions continue to arise on management of glyphosate-resistant (GR) Johnsongrass in corn, soybean and cotton. GR Johnsongrass continues to become more of an issue with each passing year.

Tennessee Corn: Ryegrass and Poa Management Options

🕔May 7, 2019Clearly this year,  many are having trouble managing ryegrass and poa.  Questions began months ago and continue today and have ranged from tactics to burn them down before planting to […]

Tennessee: Dicamba – May 15 Deadline and Other FAQs – Podcast

🕔May 3, 2019In this podcast, Dr. Larry Steckel answers questions about the newly approved over-the-top dicamba product, Tavium, the looming May 15 cutoff for older dicamba formulations, dicamba volatility research and buffer […]

Dicamba: Does Adding Glyphosate to Low-Volatile Formulations Increase Volatility?

🕔Apr 26, 2019Does adding glyphosate to low-volatile dicamba formulations increase its chances of moving outside the treated field via volatility?

Dicamba: Effect of pH Modifiers on pH of Roundup PM Mixtures

🕔Apr 26, 2019On the Engenia label it recommends adding a pH modifier to the tank if spray tank pH is below 5.0. The first pH modifiers brought to our attention by BASF, […]

Low-Volatile Dicamba Formulations – Does an AMS or Glyphosate Mix Lower Spray Tank pH the Most?

🕔Apr 26, 2019Dicamba formulation labels specifically state that no AMS or acidifying buffering agents can be used as it lowers the spray solution pH. This leads to a question: If Roundup PowerMax […]

Dicamba: How Does Tank-Mixing Glyphosate Affect pH

🕔Apr 26, 2019With the off-target dicamba movement in recent years, Tennessee soybean growers are very interested in information to help mitigate off-target dicamba.

Tennessee Corn: Destroying a Poor Stand and Replanting Back to Corn

🕔Apr 12, 2019There was very little early corn planted this spring. The corn that was planted has been subjected to significant cold and wet conditions which increase the probability that some of […]

Tennessee Corn: Late Burndown Options

🕔Mar 26, 2019Sprayers are rolling across Tennessee. Most are trying to catch up as we are well behind the burndown pace of many Tennessee springs.

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