Beating the resistant weed problem

  • Sep 23, 2016
    press release

    PPO inhibitor resistance confirmed in Palmer amaranth

    Editor’s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use. Southern Illinois University Carbondale, in coordination with testing by the University of Illinois, recently confirmed protoporphyrinogen oxidase (PPO) inhibitor resistance in Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri). Illinois has become the third state behind Arkansas (2011) and Tennessee (2015) to confirm PPO inhibitor resistance....More
  • Feb 25, 2016

    Rinse and go tech heading to market

    New chemical loading system - Chem Blade ES - designed for tender supply trailers/trucks saves time and reduces risk of exposure. It will be offered by Hagie Mfg. later this year....More
  • Aug 31, 2015

    A day in the field with Syngenta's Gary Prescher

    Last week, Syngenta invited Farm Industry News to a test site in Morgan, Minnesota, to showcase some of the company’s newest seed, seed treatments, and pesticide products in the field.   The Morgan, MN, location is one of more than 30 test sites scattered throughout the Midwest that are part of the company’s Grow More Experience Sites. Each site consists of small sections of land that are devoted to different products used on crops....More

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