Kentucky Sweet Sorghum: Sivanto Prime Available for Sugarcane Aphids in 2018

🕔May 16, 2018The Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) just announced that Kentucky will again have Sivanto Prime available for use on sweet sorghum to fight sugarcane aphid. This is good news as […]

Texas Cotton: Transform Gets Section 18 for Plant Bug Control

🕔Feb 2, 2018The EPA has approved the Section 18 Emergency Exemption for use of Transform WG in Texas to control plant bugs in cotton. This exemption is effective March 1, 2018 and […]

Alabama Sweet Sorghum: EPA Approves Section 18 for Sivanto Prime

🕔Jun 21, 2017On June 12, the EPA granted an exemption for the use of  flupyradifurone (Sivanto Prime) insecticide for use on Alabama sweet sorghum for the 2017 growing season, under the provisions of […]

North Carolina Sweet Sorghum: Section 18 Crisis Exemption Approved for Sivanto Prime

🕔Jun 21, 2017As in 2016, Sivanto Prime for control of sugarcane aphid on sweet sorghum has been approved for use in North Carolina during 2017. The label describing the specific use requirements […]

Missouri Cotton, Sorghum: Section 18s Granted for Transform

🕔Jun 2, 2017Here’s the emergency exempt Section 18 labels for Transform in cotton and sorghum for this year.

Arkansas Sorghum, Cotton: Transform WG Available for Sugarcane Aphids, Tarnished Plant Bugs

🕔Mar 23, 2017The Arkansas State Plant Board was granted a Section 18 Emergency Exemption for the use of Transform WG insecticide to control sugarcane aphid in sorghum.  Please see AR Section 18 Transform […]

Texas Sorghum: Section 18 Approved for Sulfoxaflor Against Sugarcane Aphids

🕔Feb 9, 2017The EPA has granted a specific exemption for sulfoxaflor (Transform) under Section 18, granting sorghum growers the use of the pesticide for control of sugarcane aphids. The exemption is effective […]

Dow’s Transform Label Finalized: Section 18 for Cotton and Sorghum Growers – DTN

🕔Oct 21, 2016Cotton and sorghum growers will once again have to resort to Section 18 emergency use exemptions to use Transform (sulfoxaflor) in 2017, after EPA finalized a new, limited-use label for […]

Louisiana Sugarcane: Nightshade Hybrid Causes 18% Shoot Loss, 49% Recoverable Sugar Loss

🕔Jul 25, 2016It could be a new species of weed or possibly a hybridization of a weed native to China and a weed native to North America. Whatever it is, the weed […]

Cotton: Transform Granted Section 18 For Midsouth States

🕔Jun 8, 2016Transform WG insecticide, a key insecticide in cotton growers’ battle against invading tarnished plant bugs, is back in the arsenal of growers in 5 states. Dow AgroSciences announced that, in response […]



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