Herbicide http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en 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> Company releases fact sheet after EPA pulls product http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/company-releases-fact-sheet-after-epa-pulls-product <div class="field-byline"> Source: Dow AgroSciences </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As the EPA begins reviewing new information about the crop protection product, the company explains how it sees the issue progressing. We quote their latest fact sheet that has more information about the "synergy" issue.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/company-releases-fact-sheet-after-epa-pulls-product" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/company-releases-fact-sheet-after-epa-pulls-product#comments Herbicide Dow AgroSciences Fri, 04 Dec 2015 20:52:00 +0000 81201 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Dow AgroSciences is now involved in an EPA review of a key new product - Enlist Duo - though the company is confident it will return to market in time for the 2016 application season.</p> Willie Vogt Crop protection company makes market moves http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/crop-protection-company-makes-market-moves <div class="field-byline"> Source: Dow AgroSciences LLC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dow AgroSciences has issued three key announcements in the past few weeks including shedding product lines and enhancing its seed traits business.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/crop-protection-company-makes-market-moves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/crop-protection-company-makes-market-moves#comments Herbicide Biotechnology Dow AgroSciences Wed, 02 Dec 2015 15:09:00 +0000 81161 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Dow AgroSciences has announced it will partner with Arcadia Biosciences to boost its trait and trait stack development for corn.</p> Thinkstock/tomasSereda Data and weed control http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/data-and-weed-control <div class="field-byline"> Mark Yontz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Can those high-tech tools for tracking data help you manage a serious issue on your farm?</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/data-and-weed-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/ag-technology-solution-center/data-and-weed-control#comments Herbicide Data Technology Resistant Weeds Thu, 19 Nov 2015 09:03:00 +0000 80991 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Tough-to-control weeds may be better managed with the help of new data tools for the farm.</p> A day in the field with Syngenta's Gary Prescher http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/day-field-syngentas-gary-prescher <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Last week, Syngenta invited Farm Industry News to a test site in Morgan, Minnesota, to showcase some of the company&rsquo;s newest seed, seed treatments, and pesticide products in the field. &nbsp;</p> <p>The Morgan, MN, location is one of more than 30 test sites scattered throughout the Midwest that are part of the company&rsquo;s Grow More Experience Sites. Each site consists of small sections of land that are devoted to different products used on crops.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/day-field-syngentas-gary-prescher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/blog/day-field-syngentas-gary-prescher#comments Herbicide Syngenta Fungicides Herbicides Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:03:00 +0000 80101 at http://farmindustrynews.com