Herbicides http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6021/more en 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 Herbicides 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 Crop Protection Herbicides Fungicides Insecticides 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 Herbicides Fungicides Insecticides Seed 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 Herbicides 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 Herbicides 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 Biotech Traits Herbicides 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 Ag Technology Solution Center Herbicides Precision Farming 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 Herbicides Syngenta Fungicides Herbicides Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:03:00 +0000 80101 at http://farmindustrynews.com Dow AgroSciences announces name of new corn herbicide http://farmindustrynews.com/dow-agrosciences-announces-name-new-corn-herbicide <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Dow AgroSciences has announced today that its new corn herbicide, previously referred to as GF-3471, will be named Resicore&nbsp;herbicide. Registration for this herbicide is expected in 2016.</p> <p>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.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/dow-agrosciences-announces-name-new-corn-herbicide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Herbicides Dow AgroSciences Mon, 13 Jul 2015 05:40:24 +0000 79631 at http://farmindustrynews.com Bayer CropScience partners with Australian-based research group for new weed control solutions 
 http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/bayer-cropscience-partners-australian-based-research-group-new-weed-control-solutions <div class="field-byline"> Source: Bayer CropScience </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new partnership with Australian-based Grains Research & Development Corporation seeks to increase options for growers around the world to manage weeds. Glyphosate resistance problems were first discovered in Australia in crops.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/bayer-cropscience-partners-australian-based-research-group-new-weed-control-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/herbicides/bayer-cropscience-partners-australian-based-research-group-new-weed-control-solutions#comments Herbicides Herbicides Tue, 02 Jun 2015 19:17:00 +0000 79091 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>At the signing ceremony of the Herbicide Innovation Partnership.</p>