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  • 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
  • Mar 8, 2013

    New Marvel herbicide, second annual Anthem contest from FMC

    FMC's Marvel herbicide for use on soybeans has recently been approved by the EPA. Paul Redhage, FMC, gives an update on the company's new crop protection product. FMC has also launched its second annual Anthem singing contest for students to enter for a chance to receive college scholarships. For more information, visit 2013 Anthem singing contest...More
  • Sep 26, 2012

    Who is the best singer of the National Anthem?

    Move over “The Voice.” FMC has found its own crop of young singers by hosting the “Anthem Singing Contest” to promote its new Anthem herbicide, EPA registration pending. FMC says it is investing in farming’s future by hosting the contest, open to active members of a nationally recognized agricultural-related club. Four finalists remain, and FMC needs you to determine which one you think should win the $25,000 college scholarships....More
  • Aug 31, 2012

    Handling herbicide carryover and fertilizer issues after drought

    The 2012 drought may cause some issues with herbicide carryover in the 2013 crop, according to Brent Wilson, technical services manager, DuPont Pioneer. In addition, growers will need to evaluate fertilizer applications....More

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