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Paraquat’s Interim Registration — Tighter Application Specs

EPA released a flurry of interim registration decisions for 13 pyrethroid insecticides and one herbicide, paraquat, on Thursday morning. The decisions remain interim and not...

Harvest Weed Seed Control: A Comprehensive Overview From U.S., Australian Researchers

Editor’s Note: Are you curious about harvest weed seed control (HWSC) as a way to reduce herbicide-resistant weed pressure? The following is a comprehensive...

Fall Herbicides Ahead Of Rice — Options And Restrictions

Lots of questions coming in regarding fall weed control and fall-applied herbicides, especially residuals, on ground intended for rice in 2021. The primary weed I’d...

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...

Dicamba Ban – 12 Crop Consultants Outline Potential “Plan B” Strategies...

Producers could be without 3 primary over-the-top dicamba products in 2021 if a critical court ruling holds. Essentially, the decision banned dicamba, which strips...

Enlist Duo Herbicide Dodges The Dicamba Bullet – Court Ruling –...

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit today denied a petition to vacate the registration of Corteva Agriscience's Enlist Duo herbicide, a...

19 Million Weedy Acres – Prevented Planting’s Legacy, Possible Solutions

Weeds emerging on prevented planting (PPL) acres should be managed just as rigorously as weeds on planted acres. If not, a messy and expensive...

Missouri: Non-Chem Waterhemp Control? – Video Delves Into Research

The 2020 University of Missouri virtual weed science field day kicked off early in the month with the launch of a five-minute video: Evaluating...

Bayer Sets Up $10 Billion Settlement Fund In Roundup-Cancer Claims

Bayer has agreed to pay more than $10 billion in the U.S. to settle current and potential claims that its Roundup herbicide causes cancer. Bayer...

Dicamba: 3-Judge Panel Sides With EPA On Use Of Existing Stocks...

A panel of Ninth Circuit Court judges denied an emergency motion to halt dicamba use and hold EPA in contempt Friday. The decision is an...

With Dicamba Pulled First, Is Enlist On Shaky Ground, Too?

The agricultural industry was rocked by a federal appeals court ruling that vacated the registrations of three dicamba herbicides last week. Growers would do well...

Iowa: Managing Waterhemp In Dicamba Beans When Dicamba Is Off The...

Numerous herbicides registered for postemergence use on Xtend soybean have excellent activity on important weeds of Iowa’s soybean fields. Unfortunately, herbicide resistance in waterhemp is...

Nebraska Soybeans: Options When You Couldn’t Hit Preemerge Timing This Year

Soybean planting was early this year in Nebraska, but dry soil conditions in most of May resulted in poor activation of pre-emergence herbicides applied...

Alabama: Dicamba’s Status? 5 Questions

Editor’s Note: Late in the week, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals voided the registration for dicamba-based herbicides used with related seed trait technology....

Dicamba Ruling Leaves Herbicide Programs Up In The Air – DTN

Editor's Note: This article was originally posted at 8:08 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, June 3. It was last updated at 11:26 a.m. CDT on...

Herbicide Resistance: 7 Steps For Gaining Control — With A New...

Okay, you’ve seen plenty of lists that suggest ways to prevent or cope with herbicide resistance. This one is different. The first of the 7 points...

Alabama: Palmer Pigweed Rescue Treatments – How They Compare

Given its tolerance to herbicides, Palmer amaranth greater than 12 inches ranks among the most difficult weeds to control in row crops. When it reaches...

Dicamba: State Regulators Urge EPA To Consider Post-Emerge Ban – DTN

On April 28, the Association of American Pesticide Control Officials (AAPCO) sent EPA a letter asking that the agency consider banning postemergence use of...

U.S. Weed Scientists Take In-Field Look At Aussie Resistance Management Systems

U.S. producers thinking of adopting harvest weed seed control (HWSC) could take a few lessons from their counterparts Down Under, where HWSC has become...

Enlist Corn, Cotton, Soybeans: 6 Points You Need to Know –...

Enlist crop acreage is set to expand significantly in 2020, thanks to a boost from new volumes of Enlist E3 soybeans on the landscape. Corteva...