Tennessee Wheat: Early Fall Weed Management Oct 21, 2020
As we approach the fly-free date for sowing winter wheat, we need a plan to control our most common weedy pests in this crop. The two most common weeds in […]
Here’s what went wrong with weed management this year and what might be ahead for weed control in 2021.
We clearly need to up our game on pigweed management. A good place to start is by scouting fields for weed escapes this fall. Now is a good time to […]
Larry Steckel from the University of Tennessee joins Bobby and Jason on the Call in line to discuss his recent reports of Pigweed Escapes after Auxin application, what this means […]
Dicamba-Resistant Pigweed Confirmed. Now What? – DTN Jul 30, 2020
Some Palmer amaranth populations in Tennessee are officially resistant to dicamba and weed scientists are worried about the efficacy of 2,4-D and glufosinate, as well.
Has Palmer amaranth evolved dicamba resistance in Tennessee? Results from some of the greenhouse experiments this winter and spring as well as in field research this growing season would suggest […]
Over the last couple weeks I have had several conversations with consultants and growers about pigweed control. Many are concerned with the levels of postemergence control they are seeing in […]
Dicamba – What Does the Future Hold? – DTN Jul 16, 2020
Future registrations are uncertain, weed escapes are rising, and some farmers are tired of the drama. What lies ahead for dicamba use in the U.S.?
Calls continue from some folks frustrated with goosegrass, junglerice and Palmer amaranth escapes after a dicamba + glyphosate application. A large reason for the frustration is the follow-up applications have […]
Weed management is dominating calls to UT Extension specialists this week. Larry Steckel answers those frequently asked questions in this episode. Scott Stewart joins him to discuss insect management issues to […]