Tag: dicamba drift
Dicamba: Environmental Factors that Influence Application Success – Video Jul 31, 2020
Specific weather and environmental factors are commonly associated with off-target dicamba movement. Can we identify which of these factors are most important for successful dicamba applications and quantify those factors?
Glyphosate Lowers pH of Dicamba Spray Mixtures, Says Study Aug 16, 2019
A University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture study published in the Journal of Weed Technology found that mixing glyphosate with formulations of dicamba consistently lowered the pH of the spray […]
Georgia Cotton: Beware of Increased Herbicide Resistance Feb 8, 2019
Georgia 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 […]
“Smart” Sprayer Shows Promise In 2018 – Less Herbicide, Less Movement – AgFax Dec 1, 2018
A smart, in-crop sprayer tested in the U.S. this season could significantly reduce herbicide costs for farmers and potentially minimize off-target movement of dicamba and other herbicides.
Dicamba: Midwest States Recommend Added Steps To Prevent Movement Nov 26, 2018
New restrictions a federal agency has put on using a controversial weed killer aren’t enough to prevent it from spreading onto nearby plants, according to an Ohio State University weed […]
Dicamba: Kansas Researches Evaluate Effect on Non-Resistant Soybeans Nov 15, 2018
Kansas State University researchers are evaluating the impact of non-target injury from dicamba herbicide on non-resistant soybeans: The hope is to help producers lessen or avoid the unintended damage that […]
Tennessee: Roundup Ready Soybean Response to Dicamba Exposure Nov 2, 2018
The most recent inquires have been on what is the likely yield loss from dicamba drift to non-Xtend soybeans? These have come from fields that showed dicamba drift injury to […]
Dicamba: EPA Extends Over-the-Top Use for 2 Years, More Label Requirements – DTN Nov 1, 2018
The U.S. Environmental Protection agency has announced it has extended the registration for dicamba herbicides for over-the-top use in Roundup Ready Xtend crops for an additional two years. At the […]
Nebraska Extension Weed Science School, Mead, Oct. 31 Oct 15, 2018
Growers, crop consultants and educators are encouraged to attend the day-long Nebraska Extension Weed Science School Oct. 31 at the University of Nebraska’s Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center near Mead.
Iowa: Dicamba – Xtend Farmers Happy, Others Not So Much Aug 17, 2018
While there has been a significant number of acres damaged by dicamba, I am sure it is less than five percent of Iowa’s nearly 10 million soybean acres. Due to this […]