California: Paraquat Regs Change – Ensure You Comply Jan 31, 2020
As the 2020 growing season approaches, California growers, PCAs and handlers will have new regulations to take into consideration. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced the new requirements […]
New herbicide products and industry news about weed management for 2020.
As required by EPA’s Paraquat Dichloride Human Health Mitigation Decision and amended paraquat dichloride (a.k.a. paraquat) product labels, certified applicators must successfully complete an EPA-approved training program before mixing, loading, […]
The EPA implemented new regulations and label updates in 2016 to emphasize paraquat toxicity and reduce exposure to workers who mix, load, and apply herbicide products containing paraquat.
Syngenta recently received a label for their new formulation of paraquat sold under the trade name of Gramoxone 3SL.
The federal label requires special training if you intend to use Engenia, XtendiMax, FeXapan or Tavium dicamba formulations in 2020. And, for the first time, applicators using paraquat must complete […]
Thailand Bans Use of Paraquat, Farm Chemicals Oct 25, 2019
Thailand’s government agreed Tuesday to ban the use of three farming chemicals widely regarded as dangerous to human health. The government’s National Hazardous Substances Committee voted to put the herbicides […]
In this multi year study, paraquat drift rate affected rough rice yields from 50% headed to one week prior to harvest. Rice appeared to be most susceptible between the 50% […]
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced certified applicators must successfully complete an EPA-approved training program before mixing, loading, and/or applying paraquat dichloride, an herbicide commonly referred to as paraquat. […]
Feed your combine straw to purge weed seeds – here’s how. Also, 7 key points on dicamba drift from 4 years of temperature inversion studies.