Palmer Amaranth: 5 Tips for Spotting Pigweed Seedlings- DTN

🕔Apr 18, 2019The coming weeks are prime time for spotting Palmer amaranth plants when they are still small enough to kill and stop an infestation.

Minnesota: Palmer Pigweed Continues to Spread – What You Should Know

🕔Apr 3, 2019Palmer amaranth in Minnesota started with just one pathway of spread – a single company selling contaminated native seed mix for conservation plantings. Nearly two years later, Palmer continues to […]

Rolling On Herbicides: Exploring The Concept

🕔Mar 27, 2019A drift-free, weed-specific pesticide applicator could enable autonomous weed control via smart robots — and help minimize exposure of crops and soil.

Virginia Cotton: Burndown Opportunities with Auxin Herbicide Systems

🕔Mar 22, 2019Our Chemistry or Herbicide choices have not changed significantly; however, there are some new or at least different opportunities that are available in fields that have either Enlist or Xtend […]

Tennessee: Cover Crops Effect on Pigweed Germination – Podcast

🕔Mar 14, 2019In this episode, Dr. Avat Shekoofa discusses research on the impact of different cover crop species, as well as different cover crop termination timings, on pigweed germination.

Metabolism-Based Herbicide Resistance – Why the Concern?

🕔Mar 11, 2019Several reports of new resistant traits in the weedy Amaranths were announced recently.  First, Illinois reported two populations of waterhemp resistant to metolachlor and other Group 15 herbicides. This was followed by […]

Palmer Pigweed Resistant To 2,4-D And Dicamba Confirmed In Kansas

🕔Mar 5, 2019Dicamba and 2,4-D have been used for many years to help control Palmer amaranth in Kansas, but farmers have complained about poor control in recent years.

Enlist E3 Soybeans Offer Reduced Drift, Near-zero Volatility

🕔Feb 28, 2019Farmers want a herbicide system that brings peace of mind.  The commercial launch of Enlist E3 soybeans from Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont gives farmers a firsthand look at Enlist […]

Pigweed Resistant to Yet Another Herbicide – Podcast

🕔Feb 27, 2019In this week’s podcast, Dr. Larry Steckel discusses the recent discovery of Palmer amaranth with resistance to metolachlor (Dual) in Northeast Arkansas.

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