Crop Protection


Pinpointing problem spots in-season

  • Oct 11, 2015

    Creating a little mystery

    The rising popularity of podcasts has companies trying that method of communication too. One approach - from Mosaic - aims to help solve a mystery. It's an interesting approach to telling a product story....More
  • Sep 3, 2015

    Information-packed show offers insights

    On Day 2 at the Farm Progress Show, we picked up some interesting information about weed resistance management, GMO traits and had a little fun with Mike Rowe....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
  • Aug 20, 2015

    A passion for pollinators

    Crop protection companies get a bad rap from outsiders who think they don't care about beneficial plants and insects…they've never met Caydee...More
  • Jul 13, 2015
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    Dow AgroSciences announces name of new corn herbicide

    Dow AgroSciences has announced today that its new corn herbicide, previously referred to as GF-3471, will be named Resicore herbicide. Registration for this herbicide is expected in 2016. Resicore will help growers control herbicide-resistant weeds through three nonglyphosate and nonatrazine modes of action. The active ingredients included in this novel formulation are acetochlor, mesotrione and clopyralid. Resicore is expected to offer flexible application timing from preplant to early postemergence....More
Crop Protection Topics

Continuing Education
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The 2,000 member Weed Science Society of America’s (WSSA) Herbicide Resistance Action...
Keeping crop protection chemicals on the crop for which they are intended has been a...