Minnesota Corn: European Corn Borer – Implications of Reducing Bt Acres Nov 26, 2019

🕔Nov 26, 2019The economics of 2019-2020 corn production has challenged many farmers to minimize production costs. Hybrid selection is one way to reduce costs. Planting corn hybrids without Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) proteins […]

Harvest Weed Seed Control – Podcast Nov 4, 2019

🕔Nov 4, 2019In this podcast we spent some time talking about Australian Agriculture, herbicide resistance in weeds, and the need for alternative weed management tactics.

Ohio Soybeans: Sorting Out Herbicide Resistance Traits Sep 18, 2019

🕔Sep 18, 2019The world of soybean herbicide resistance traits has gotten more complex over the past several years.  The good news is that we have new options for control of herbicide-resistant weeds, […]

Missouri: Kill Weed Seeds Before They Become Weeds – Study Jul 31, 2019

🕔Jul 31, 2019Kill seeds before they become hard-to-kill weeds. That plan will be studied by Kevin Bradley with help from Missouri farmers.

Xtend Crops: New Weed Management Tactics Needed Jul 10, 2019

🕔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 […]

Georgia Cotton: Dicamba – Approved Directed and Hooded Applications Jul 3, 2019

🕔Jul 3, 2019A state Section 24(c) Special Local Need Label has been approved by the U.S. EPA and Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) allowing directed and hooded applications for Engenia, FeXapan, and […]

Herbicide Resistance: New Mutations Rarer Than Expected, Says Study May 28, 2019

🕔May 28, 2019After exposing more than 70 million grain amaranth seeds to a soil-based herbicide, researchers were not able to find a single herbicide-resistant mutant. Though preliminary, the findings suggest that the […]

Herbicide Resistance: Using Effective Site of Action – Video May 3, 2019

🕔May 3, 2019Using different and multiple herbicide site of action is important, understanding how to use “effective herbicide site of action” is critical for addressing herbicide resistance. Managing herbicide resistance requires an understanding […]

Fighting Back Against Pigweed – 6 Best Management Practices Apr 29, 2019

🕔Apr 29, 2019Waterhemp and Palmer amaranth, both members of the pigweed family, have become significant threats to crop yields and farm incomes across the Americas. In the U.S., they compete with crops […]

Herbicide Resistance: Mix Effective Modes of Action to Decrease Development Risk Apr 26, 2019

🕔Apr 26, 2019Research from the past few years has shed light on how important it is to mix herbicides rather than rotate herbicides.

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