Herbicide Hall of Shame Gets New Entry Feb 5, 2020

🕔Feb 5, 2020
After a fairly long hiatus, a tweet from Corteva has earned a coveted spot in the HOS. This is a tough one since the company has used a farmer’s quote […]

Harrington Seed Destructor Substantially Reduces Weed Seed Bank Jan 28, 2020

🕔Jan 28, 2020
In the battle against herbicide-resistant weeds, farmers are increasingly eager to add non-chemical control methods to their management toolbox. Impact mills, which destroy weed seeds picked up by a combine, […]

Herbicide Resistance: Don’t Let the Last Weed Standing Reproduce Dec 27, 2019

🕔Dec 27, 2019
When weeds begin showing resistance, it’s not a case of the herbicide changing the weed, it’s a simple “survival of the fittest” case, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service […]

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

🕔Nov 26, 2019
The 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, 2019
In 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, 2019
The 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, 2019
Kill 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, 2019
After 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, 2019
A 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, 2019
After 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 […]

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