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Weed Control

BASF discusses dicamba situation

BASF discusses dicamba situation

BASF held a conference call July 19 to discuss the ongoing dicamba herbicide situation. Amid numerous complaints of dicamba damage to soybeans, the Missouri Department of Agriculture briefly suspended use of dicamba before allowing it for three dicamba products, including BASF’s Engenia herbicide.

July 27, 2017 7:00 am(0)
Farmers begin scouting fields for mature stalk borer larva

Farmers begin scouting fields for mature stalk borer larva

Editor’s note: The following was written by Robert Wright, University of Nebraska Extension entomologist, for the university’s Cropwatch website.

June 19, 2017 7:00 am Photos

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Wet, cool weather complicates herbicide plans

Wet, cool weather complicates herbicide plans

With wet and cold weather creating planting headaches this spring, some farmers are modifying weed control programs to adapt to changing conditions.

June 09, 2017 1:00 pm(0)
Plant selection, management affects buffer strips

Plant selection, management affects buffer strips

Like any other part of a farm, the benefits of contour buffer strips and filter strips vary depending on design, seeding and management.

June 04, 2017 2:00 pm(0)

Budget, weather affect weed control

DEKALB — With lower commodity prices, farmers are looking for the best place to trim the budget, but weed control may not be the answer.

January 30, 2016 7:38 am(0)