Tennessee: Dicamba – Control Options for Prickly Sida Escapes

🕔Jul 10, 2019There have been a good number of calls reporting poor prickly sida (teaweed) control with Engenia or XtendiMax tankmixed with Roundup PM. I have seen prickly sida escape dicamba tankmixed […]

Xtend Crops: New Weed Management Tactics Needed

🕔Jul 10, 2019After more questions this past week on follow-up applications to remove Palmer amaranth, junglerice and goosegrass in Xtend crops it occurred to me we need a new thought process on […]

Glyphosate Safety – Questions, Concerns About Cancer Risk – Podcast

🕔Jul 5, 2019In light of recent publicity concerning the herbicide glyphosate, University of Tennessee Extension has released a Glyphosate Fact Sheet to address questions and concerns pertaining to the herbicide. Drs. Jim […]

Dicamba: Multiple States Extend Spray Deadlines; Pigweed Resistance Showing Up

🕔Jun 28, 2019North Dakota has become the latest state to extend in-crop dicamba use, even as the first injury reports of 2019 start to trickle in from other parts of the country. […]

Tennessee: Reports of Sketchy Pigweed Control with Engenia, XtendiMax

🕔Jun 26, 2019There have been a good number of calls on sketchy Palmer amaranth control with a 12.8 oz/A of Engenia or 22 ozs/A of XtendiMax mixed with a quart/A of Roundup […]

Tennessee: Where Do We Stand with Weeds? – Podcast

🕔Jun 21, 2019In this week’s podcast, Dr. Larry Steckel recaps highlights from the annual Weed Tour and addresses weed questions he has received this week.

Tennessee: Management Options for Grass Weeds – Podcast

🕔Jun 14, 2019In our latest podcast, Dr. Larry Steckel discusses weed challenges and options for grass weed species, such as johnsongrass, goosegrass and barnyard grass.

Dicamba: High Temperatures Plus Glyphosate Increase Chances of Volatility

🕔Jun 13, 2019Higher temperatures and mixing glyphosate with dicamba lead to increased atmospheric concentrations of dicamba, according to scientists with the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture. Tom Mueller and Larry Steckel, […]

Tennessee Cotton: Questions on Grass Control

🕔May 30, 2019Many questions continue to be asked on how best to manage grass in cotton. The sketchy performance of glyphosate on goosegrass, junglerice and Johnsongrass in 2018 is the main driver […]

Tennessee: Weed Tour, Jackson, June 19

🕔May 30, 2019The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will host the annual Weed Tour on Wednesday, June 19, at the West Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center. The guided tour will feature […]

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