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  • Mar 5, 2012

    Game changer: Multiple-herbicide-resistant weeds in Minnesota, North Dakota

    Herbicide-resistant weeds has continued to spread from the southern Corn Belt to northern states, including Minnesota and North Dakota. Now, multiple herbicide resistance weeds are being identified, which compounds the problem....More
  • Feb 10, 2012

    An inside view of Syngenta's global financial report to media

    Farm Industry News blogger Mark Moore gives his impressions of attending Syngenta's 2011 financial report to the media in Basel, Switzerland....More
  • Jan 20, 2012

    No comparable replacement for 50-year-old herbicide, agronomist reports

    "As the price of corn rises, the economic benefits of atrazine become even more pronounced."...More
  • Sep 23, 2011

    Weed resistance ensures job security for weed scientists

    Weed scientists have built-in job security. University of Illinois weed scientist Aaron Hager dryly joked about his secure job during a lecture on weed resistance that he gave at a recent farm show....More
  • Sep 20, 2011
    Farm Industry News

    New Enlist Duo herbicide part of Dow's new herbicide program

    Enlist Duo is the name of Dow AgroSciences' herbicide that will be a part of the Enlist Weed Control System. Damon Palmer, U.S. commercial leader, explains that Enlist's Duo includes glyphosate and a new 2,4-D product. Duo features new Colex-D technology and proprietary manufacturing processes that reduce the product's low volatility and potential to drift....More

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