Herbicide http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en New technology offers ALS-resistant weed control in wheat http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/new-technology-offers-als-resistant-weed-control-wheat <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>From searching for profitability in depressed wheat prices to deciding among countless input options, wheat growers have a lot on their plates as they look to 2017. While herbicide resistance has been an issue, ALS-resistant weeds have become a more prevalent threat to U.S. wheat production.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/new-technology-offers-als-resistant-weed-control-wheat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicide Wheat Wed, 16 Nov 2016 20:45:20 +0000 86841 at http://farmindustrynews.com Valent expands grower financing program with John Deere financial http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/valent-expands-grower-financing-program-john-deere-financial <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/valent-expands-grower-financing-program-john-deere-financial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicide Herbicides Tue, 15 Nov 2016 18:08:01 +0000 86811 at http://farmindustrynews.com Monsanto’s Xtendimax herbicide with Vaporgrip technology approved by EPA for in-crop use http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/monsanto-s-xtendimax-herbicide-vaporgrip-technology-approved-epa-crop-use <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em>Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>Monsanto Company announced that the EPA has approved XtendiMax herbicide with VaporGrip Technology, a low-volatility dicamba herbicide, for in-crop use with Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans and Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton. This significant milestone will provide farmers the opportunity to utilize dicamba in the Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System in 2017.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/monsanto-s-xtendimax-herbicide-vaporgrip-technology-approved-epa-crop-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicide Herbicides Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:20:17 +0000 86781 at http://farmindustrynews.com A little perspective on atrazine http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/little-perspective-atrazine <div class="field-deck"> Retired toxicologist with Syngenta shares insight into the required processes at EPA for reregistration of the popular herbicide. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Retired toxicologist with Syngenta shares insight into the required processes at EPA for reregistration of the popular herbicide.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/little-perspective-atrazine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicide/little-perspective-atrazine#comments Herbicide Syngenta Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:03:00 +0000 86211 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Corn and sorghum growers know the value of atrazine to their farm businesses and many have submitted public comments to EPA as part of the ecological reregistration process.</p> Photo: Willie Vogt On a mission to 'agvocate' http://farmindustrynews.com/biotechnology/mission-agvocate <div class="field-deck"> Bayer's David Hollinrake says reaching consumers will take help from the farm. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Reaching consumers with a modern ag message will take work, information sharing, and farmers, according to Bayer's David Hollinrake.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/biotechnology/mission-agvocate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/biotechnology/mission-agvocate#comments Herbicide Biotechnology Bayer CropScience Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:17:00 +0000 85771 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>David Hollinrake, Bayer, is concerned about consumer attitudes and how they may impact the future of agriculture. He says farmers will have a key role in helping tell the industry&#39;s story in the future.</p> PPO inhibitor resistance confirmed in Palmer amaranth http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/ppo-inhibitor-resistance-confirmed-palmer-amaranth <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><em style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, &quot;Times New Roman&quot;, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22.2px;">Editor&rsquo;s Note: Briefing Room is where we run press releases from companies unedited, for your use.</em></p> <p>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.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/ppo-inhibitor-resistance-confirmed-palmer-amaranth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicide Resistant Weeds Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:46:47 +0000 85421 at http://farmindustrynews.com Beating the resistant weed problem http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/beating-resistant-weed-problem <div class="field-deck"> The plague of resistant weeds isn't going away, but you can manage them </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Talking with a global expert on weed resistance is a nice refresher on the topic; and we have news about new mechanical tech that may help.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/beating-resistant-weed-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/beating-resistant-weed-problem#comments Herbicide Crops Practices and Systems Weeds Tue, 07 Jun 2016 18:59:00 +0000 83321 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>It&#39;s an ugly image, with resistant weeds blotting out an otherwise healthy soybean crop (they&#39;re in there). Dr. Stephen Powles, an Australian expert on the topic, says it&#39;s possible to beat weed resistance on your farm.</p> Photo: Willie Vogt Rinse and go tech heading to market http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/rinse-and-go-tech-heading-market <div class="node-body video-body">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.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/rinse-and-go-tech-heading-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/crop-protection/rinse-and-go-tech-heading-market#comments Herbicide Fungicide Insecticide Crop Protection Practices and Systems Agrochemicals National Farm Machinery Show Thu, 25 Feb 2016 10:09:00 +0000 82211 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Ralph Lagergren, left, is business partner with Ethan Eck, inventor, who developed the Chem Blade system, which will soon be marketed by Hagie Mfg. as the Chem-Blade ES. The unit cuts open chemical containers and rinses them inside of the fully-enclosed&nbsp; stainless steel housing in under a minute. Hagie will be the first company to offer the fully enclosed system for loading of sprayers as a result of a licensing agreement announced at the 2016 National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY.</p> Syngenta reaches deal to be acquired http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/syngenta-reaches-deal-be-acquired <div class="node-body article-body">Ending weeks of rumors, ChemChina offers to buy Syngenta in a blockbuster $43 billion deal and the Swiss firm's board moves to accept. Deal will close by the end of 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/syngenta-reaches-deal-be-acquired" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/seed/syngenta-reaches-deal-be-acquired#comments Herbicide Fungicide Insecticide Crops Syngenta Thu, 04 Feb 2016 04:25:00 +0000 81871 at http://farmindustrynews.com Court denies EPA move to vacate chemical label http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/court-denies-epa-move-vacate-chemical-label <div class="node-body article-body">Dow AgroSciences gets a boost from news that the regulatory agency won’t be stopping the sale of Enlist Duo.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/court-denies-epa-move-vacate-chemical-label" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/court-denies-epa-move-vacate-chemical-label#comments Herbicide Dow AgroSciences Herbicide-tolerant crops Thu, 28 Jan 2016 13:31:00 +0000 81781 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Dow AgroSciences received good news this week when the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals denied a request by EPA to vacate the label for Enlist Duo. While the label was never &#39;pulled&#39; the EPA move raised questions about the product&#39;s future. Those questions are answered and Enlist Duo is available for the 2016 marketing year.</p>