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 […]

Georgia: Dicamba – Layby Directed, Hooded Row Middle Applications Approved May 28, 2019

🕔May 28, 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 […]

Georgia Cotton: Pigweed and Tarnished Plant Bug Infestations May 8, 2019

🕔May 8, 2019After nearly two decades of battling glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth, we all clearly understand dozens of reasons why we must aggressively control this weed. However, there may be an additional reason […]

Georgia Cotton: Herbicides and “Dusting In” Seed – It’s Complicated May 8, 2019

🕔May 8, 2019Herbicide injury and weed control are both challenging when dusting in cotton and the topic deserves discussion. The most effective approach to minimize cotton injury from preemergence (PRE) herbicides is […]

North Carolina: Volunteer Crops May Be an Issue in 2019 Apr 23, 2019

🕔Apr 23, 2019The fall of 2018 is one many growers want to forget. With two hurricanes and other seemingly endless rainfall events, a considerable amount of cotton in South Carolina and Georgia, […]

Georgia: Paraquat Certified Applicator Training Required for New Products Mar 11, 2019

🕔Mar 11, 2019There is a new requirement for anyone in Georgia that applies paraquat (Firestorm, Gramoxone, Helmquat, Parazone, etc.) from this point forward.

Georgia Cotton: Beware of Increased Herbicide Resistance Feb 8, 2019

🕔Feb 8, 2019Georgia cotton producers face two great weed control challenges this season — how to minimize the development of herbicide resistance and mitigating off-target herbicide drift, according to Stanley Culpepper, University […]

Glyphosate-Resistant Pigweed – 14 Years and Counting – DTN Feb 1, 2019

🕔Feb 1, 2019It’s been 14 years since Stanley Culpepper confirmed the country’s first glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth population in some cotton fields in Macon County, Georgia. The University of Georgia Extension weed scientist had been seeing the […]

Georgia: Pesticide Training Program Has Lowered Drift Complaints Dec 7, 2018

🕔Dec 7, 2018A state program aimed at teaching farmers and other pesticide applicators how to properly apply pesticides continues to limit pesticide drift in Georgia. The educational training system, called “Using Pesticides […]

Georgia Cotton: A Difficult Year for Pigweed Control Jun 29, 2018

🕔Jun 29, 2018Successful weed control is greatly influenced by the ability of a grower to be timely in their implementation of each step of a sound system. It is very difficult to […]

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