Florida Peanuts: Fungicide Spray Strategies – Alternating or Mixing Modes of Action

🕔Jul 27, 2018Fungicide resistance or reduced efficacy is a concern when managing peanut diseases, especially the foliar diseases early and late leaf spot. Managing these concerns requires an integrated approach with constant […]

Georgia Peanuts: 6 Thoughts on Tank-Mixing

🕔Jul 18, 2018Rain delays and/or late planting have resulted in continual inquiries about peanut herbicide + fungicide tank-mixes and their potential effects on weed control and crop injury. UGA will never be able to […]

North Carolina Cotton: To Mix or Not to Mix – Herbicides and Acephate

🕔May 29, 2018I have received several calls concerning mixing herbicides and acephate (Orthene). With challenging weather comes the urgency to save time and trips across the field and at this time of […]

Michigan Winter Wheat: 4 Considerations for Weed Control

🕔Apr 26, 2018Over the next month, many of Michigan’s winter wheat acres will be treated with herbicides for weed control. While there are several herbicide options available for use in wheat, there […]

Arkansas Rice: Northeast Planting Steams Ahead, Elsewhere Sputtering Along

🕔Apr 16, 2018Crop Progress What a long strange trip it is once again.  When we get to a normal year, someone let me know – I’d like to see that.  Last week’s […]

Georgia Weeds: Tank-Mixing – 5 Common Questions

🕔Apr 6, 2018Tank-mixing pesticides can be rather complicated especially when numerous products will be mixed.  Here are a few questions and answers based upon some recent inquiries that I have received:

Arkansas Soybeans: Mixing Desiccants with Insecticides – Are There Legal Issues?

🕔Aug 25, 2017Over the last few weeks there have been many questions about the legality of mixing insecticides with desiccants applied to soybean. There are several desiccants approved for soybean including Gramoxone, […]

Mississippi Cotton: Be Careful of Crop Injury When Tankmixing

🕔Jun 8, 2015Regarding mixing insecticides and herbicides and the resultant effects on crop safety, there are many factors that go into phytotoxicity observed on crops from pesticide applications.

Corn: 4 Tips to Keep In-Furrow Insecticides from Slowing You Down

🕔Apr 24, 2015As corn planting gets underway, we don’t need anything slowing us down. I am an advocate for in furrow fertilizers and insecticides, but if mixing and equipment are not properly […]

Herbicide Resistance: Slowing Weed Evolution with Management Practices

🕔Apr 21, 2015Many individuals involved in production agriculture have first-hand experience with the numerous challenges caused by herbicide-resistant weeds. The magnitude of herbicide resistance is best measured on a worldwide scale. The […]

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