Soybeans: Bayer Clears Major Hurdle For Rollout of XtendFlex Technology

Bayer's XtendFlex soybeans are now ready for a full commercial launch in the U.S. and Canada in 2021, after a long-awaited import approval came...

Iowa: Volunteer Corn Management – Video

August's derecho left many Iowans with unharvestable corn. For operations that left their corn in the field, decisions should be made to reduce the...

Dicamba’s Status As EPA Scrambles – It’s Complicated – DTN

As the fall seed-buying season advances, EPA is facing a major time crunch on its dicamba herbicide decisions. The agency had originally vowed to have...

Ohio Soybeans: Fall-Applied Herbicides – What Goes Around Comes Around

Fall herbicide treatments have fallen off over the past several years for a couple of reasons, among them the effectiveness of new soybean trait...

Minnesota: Fall Weed Management Considerations, What to Do with Escapes – Podcast

This Podcast is sponsored by the UMN Extension Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program. In this week’s podcast, we feature Dr. Debalin Sarangi, who was recently...

Atrazine’s Proposed Label Includes Drift And Inversion Stipulations – DTN

EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced on Friday interim mitigation measures for atrazine and two related herbicides, propazine and simazine, during an agriculture event in...

Iowa: Using a Vertical Tillage Tool for Weed Management – Video

In addition to preparing the soil for planting, tillage can be an effective strategy for weed management. During a field trial, blue chalk was...

Dicamba: Ag Groups Urge Timely Re-Registration

A wide ranging group of Nebraska agriculture organizations is urging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to move swiftly to re-register over-the-top, post-emergence dicamba products....

Louisiana: Glyphosate-Resistant Italian Ryegrass Management

Glyphosate-resistant Italian ryegrass has been an issue in the mid-South for the past 10 to 15 years. In Louisiana, growers have been battling this...

Louisiana: Winter Cover Crops- Benefits and Planning Strategies for Cover Crop Success

Corn harvest is winding down across Louisiana, soybean harvest is in full swing and cotton harvest has begun in a few areas. As we...

Minnesota: Weed Control Ahead of the Combine

For the most part, it’s too late to control weeds this year, but there is still time to limit weed seeds going back into...

Minnesota: Herbicide-Resistant Weed Screening Survey

Herbicide resistant weeds are widespread in Minnesota and several reports on weed control failure following herbicide applications were reported recently. Therefore, testing weed populations...

Missouri Corn, Soybeans: Fall Management Strategies for Horseweed

Horseweed, or marestail, is one of the most troublesome weeds we encounter in corn and soybean fields in Missouri, and is especially common in...

Georgia Corn: Late-Season Glyphosate Applications and Weed Seed Production

Now that many growers are finishing up with field corn harvest, I have been getting lots of questions about the potential effects of late-season...

Tennessee: Manage Resistance – Scout for Fall Pigweed Escapes

Some have been concerned about losing dicamba due to court or EPA rulings. Everyone should be more concerned about losing dicamba and 2,4-D to...

Western Iowa: 2020 Palmer Amaranth Tour – How Did We Do?

Harrison County Ground zero for Palmer amaranth in Iowa is a 25 acre field that had a severe Palmer amaranth infestation when the weed...

Ohio Wheat: Burndown Herbicides for No-Till Crops

Herbicide options for burndown of existing weeds prior to planting of no-till wheat include glyphosate, Gramoxone, Sharpen, and dicamba. Among these, the combination of...

Mississippi Corn: Post-Harvest Weed Control Considerations – Podcast

Bobby, Jason, and Ben sit down and talk about post-harvest considerations for weed control after corn and early bean harvest. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/post%20harvest%208-31-20.mp3

Minnesota: Scout Fields Now for Palmer Amaranth

We are coming into the most critical time for Palmer amaranth scouting and rouging. Palmer amaranth is on Minnesota’s prohibited noxious weed and seed...

Manage Escaped Weeds Prior to Harvest – Video

About to harvest? The soil seedbank serves as the source of next season’s weed problems. Weed seeds in the soil were deposited by plants...