Weed pressure seems higher this season due to better than average soil moisture. Herbicides applied preplant and at planting have been effective, but new weed flushes following rainfall or irrigation […]
Early season weed control is essential for reducing competition for water, nutrients, and light between the peanut plant and weeds. In addition, the soil seed bank will drastically be reduced […]
Texas Peanuts: 4 Key Weed Management Practices Apr 4, 2019
Best Management Practices (BMPs) for peanut production include effective season-long weed management. Here are four weed management principles in peanut production.
In late October 2018, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced they will extend the registration of dicamba for two years (until December 20, 2020) for over-the-top (OTT) weed […]
Numerous complaints have been received from the off-target movement of auxin herbicides in parts of South and East Texas over the past two weeks. Due to the extremely high sensitivity […]
Dicamba tolerant cotton and soybean varieties were brought to the market in 2015 and 2016, respectively, and were followed in 2017 by the newly registered dicamba herbicides formulated specifically to […]
Tropical Storm (or Hurricane) Harvey is expected to strike the Texas Gulf Coast later this week. This morning (8/23), The Weather Channel projected that the storm would redevelop in the Gulf […]