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One of the biggest changes to the in-crop dicamba herbicide labels involves downwind buffers. In comparison to Enlist™ herbicides, in-crop dicamba herbicides have always required larger buffers, but the new labels increase these and impose new restrictions for endangered species areas.Read
When nematodes infest a field, they can do extensive damage to the roots and, by season’s end, to yield. Due to their small size and patchy distribution pattern, nematodes are often overlooked for the yield-impacting problem they are.Read
When talking soybeans, all the attention recently seems to fall on the latest weed control technologies like Enlist E3® soybeans. However, even the best-yielding varieties with the newest traits can be compromised when phytophthora is present.Read
Planting soybeans early has a different meaning than it did 30 years ago. During my first job as an agronomist, I was told that “a soybean plant should not see the light of May”. Boy that sure has changed with the pictures on twitter of guys planting soybeans in Iowa in March. I am not promoting planting soybeans that early, BUT what has changed to give farmers the confidence in planting earlier than ever before?Read