Xtend Crops: New Weed Management Tactics Needed

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

Weed Management Requires Community Collaboration

🕔Apr 9, 2019Weed species continue to spread and management costs continue to mount, in spite of best management practices and efforts by research and extension personnel who promote them to land managers. […]

Louisiana: Annual Crops Forum, Delhi, Feb. 7

🕔Jan 4, 2019LSU AgCenter experts will present the latest research updates in corn, cotton and soybean production at the annual Northeast Louisiana Crops Forum set for Feb. 7 at the Delhi Convention […]

Herbicide Program Development – Long-Term Planning

🕔Dec 24, 2018After we’ve successfully implemented a herbicide program with multiple, effective herbicide sites of action at effective rates, we need to consider other tactics that may supplement the herbicide program. The […]

Weed Control Without Herbicides: Alternative Strategies

🕔Dec 21, 2018While herbicide resistance is not a new issue, the rapid increase in multiple resistant biotypes in waterhemp, giant ragweed, and horseweed (marestail) is limiting herbicidal options. A waterhemp biotype resistant to […]

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