Seed quality, planting depth, rate, time of application and rainfall at emergence are the primary factors that influence the degree of Valor injury.
Paraquat drift may result in significant damage to rice, according to Jason Bond, Mississippi State University Extension and research weed scientist.
EPA has approved the preplant and preemergent herbicide for use on sunflowers.
Investors will probably hang with Bayer for now, but loss of dicamba trial on top of Roundup losses raises questions about wisdom of Monsanto takeover.
Under hot and dry conditions there is less herbicide absorption by weeds and also less translocation.
Weed scientist warns growers about temperature inversions, encourages the use of label-recommended nozzles to avoid drift.
The USB Take Action initiative and university weed scientists have developed a free webinar series covering various weed and herbicide management issues.
Hi-Tech Farming: What if you could measure soil moisture without expensive sensors?
Jury awards $265 million in damages for dicamba drift, company will appeal verdict.