Tag: dicamba drift
Tennessee: Dicamba Year 3 – How Are We Doing? Jul 24, 2018
Unfortunately, dicamba-injured broadleaf plants across the landscape is still a big issue in 2018. The change has been that the concern over injured soybeans has become less of an issue […]
Nebraska Soybeans: Drilling Down into Dicamba-Induced Leaf Injury Jul 23, 2018
Authors’ note: Soybean leaves may exhibit damage from a number of factors, including various herbicide chemistries, viruses, and environmental impacts. It’s important to look at all potential factors before assuming […]
Pennsylvania: Suspect You’re Hit by Herbicide Drift? Here’s What to do Next. Jul 13, 2018
If herbicide drift is suspected on sensitive plants, certain procedures must be followed to properly investigate and document the situation.
Iowa: Dicamba Drift in 2018 – How Are We Doing? Could Be Better. Jul 10, 2018
Off-target injury associated with dicamba application in dicamba-resistant soybean was a significant problem in the Cornbelt during 2017. The increase in off-target problems associated with dicamba led to a record number of pesticide […]
Dicamba Injury Reports, 2018: Drift Issues Becoming More Evident Jun 21, 2018
A couple of weeks ago we provided a June 1st update of alleged off-target dicamba issues. At that time, most of the injury was confined to specialty crops, vegetables, and […]
Minnesota Soybeans: Herbicide Drift – Identifying Off-Target Injury – Video Jun 12, 2018
As we enter peak postemergence herbicide application season, there is an elevated risk for off target herbicide movement. Of particular concern is the movement of growth regulator herbicides onto soybeans.
Dicamba Injury Reports, 2018: What a Difference a Year Makes Jun 7, 2018
We finished the 2017 season with approximately 2,700 cases under investigation by the various state Departments of Agriculture, and approximately 3.6 million acres of dicamba-injured soybean acres as reported by […]
Tennessee: Dicamba Buffer Zone Requirements – Video Jun 1, 2018
In this video, Dr. Steckel addresses questions and concerns about buffer zones and dicamba applications.
Dicamba: Even New Formulations are Volatile – Temperature Matters – DTN May 7, 2018
Of all the factors that led to off-target movement of dicamba in 2017, volatility remains the most controversial. Older formulations, such as Banvel and Clarity, have long been known to […]
Dicamba: Weed Scientists – Stick With Labeled Products – DTN May 1, 2018
Dicamba is a tattletale. And the 2017 season taught us just how readily common mistakes can show up as crop injury. While much of the dicamba drift may have been […]