Insecticides http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6041/more en New insecticide application tech announced http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/new-insecticide-application-tech-announced <div class="node-body article-body">FMC creates total-system for use of Capture as a soil-applied product with innovative approach that goes 480 acres between fills.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/new-insecticide-application-tech-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/new-insecticide-application-tech-announced#comments Insecticides Companies Thu, 13 Nov 2014 18:08:00 +0000 73941 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>This self-contained system from FMC and Emerge Application Solutions could change the way farmers apply in-furrow insecticides. Called 3rive 3D the system requires a special formulation of the insecticide Capture called Capture 3rive 3D.</p> Image: FMC Taking on bugs: Insecticides for 2014 http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/taking-bugs-insecticides-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">We’ve rounded up the latest news on insecticides for the 2014 season.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/taking-bugs-insecticides-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/taking-bugs-insecticides-2014#comments Insecticides Insecticides Mon, 03 Mar 2014 21:18:00 +0000 70031 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Silhouette of a corn borer</p> Mark Moore Delayed soybean planting will impact insect activity http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/delayed-soybean-planting-will-impact-insect-activity <div class="field-byline"> Source: Stephanie Henry, University of Illinois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> The continuous rainy weather this spring across much of the Midwest that is still causing planting delays will also have an effect on insect activity this growing season, according to Mike Gray, a professor of entomology at the University of Illinois.</p> <p> <a href="http://bulletin.ipm.illinois.edu/?p=877" target="_blank">Source: University of Illinois</a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/delayed-soybean-planting-will-impact-insect-activity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/delayed-soybean-planting-will-impact-insect-activity#comments Insecticides Crop Protection Mon, 03 Jun 2013 18:16:00 +0000 65062 at http://farmindustrynews.com Seedling soybeans, May 31, 2013, Piatt County, Illinois. Source: University of Illinois Tips for early-season scouting in corn and soybeans http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/tips-early-season-scouting-corn-and-soybeans <div class="field-byline"> Source: DuPont Pioneer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Regular scouting will be essential this growing season to control for those pests and diseases that can impact crop yields.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/tips-early-season-scouting-corn-and-soybeans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/tips-early-season-scouting-corn-and-soybeans#comments Insecticides DuPont Crop Protection Thu, 23 May 2013 14:12:00 +0000 64782 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photo: Black cutworm larvae / Source: Integrated Pest Management Capture LFR insecticide from FMC expands label for soybean growers http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/capture-lfr-insecticide-fmc-expands-label-soybean-growers <div class="field-byline"> Source: FMC </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> <strong>Philadelphia</strong><strong>&ndash; March 26, 2013 &ndash;</strong>Capture<sup>&reg;</sup>LFR<sup>&reg;</sup>insecticide, by FMC Agricultural Products Group, is now available for use on soybeans.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/capture-lfr-insecticide-fmc-expands-label-soybean-growers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/capture-lfr-insecticide-fmc-expands-label-soybean-growers#comments Insecticides Insecticides Wed, 27 Mar 2013 20:59:00 +0000 63631 at http://farmindustrynews.com Protecting every bushel: Newest on the insecticide market http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/protecting-every-bushel-newest-insecticide-market <div class="node-body article-body"><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> With higher commodity prices, producers are looking to protect every last bushel. And the battle against insect pests has gone beyond traditional soil-applied insecticides. Companies are rolling out several advanced formulations of insecticides to do battle against a laundry list of yield-robbing insects.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/protecting-every-bushel-newest-insecticide-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/protecting-every-bushel-newest-insecticide-market#comments Insecticides Insecticides Fri, 01 Feb 2013 16:53:00 +0000 62171 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photo: Harlen Persinger Worst pests in corn and soybeans: which insects to look out for in 2013 http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/worst-pests-corn-and-soybeans-which-insects-look-out-2013 <div class="node-body article-body"><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> In the Midwest, insect pressure varies widely depending on location, weather and cropping practices. But year-in and year-out, some pests tend to dominate more than others. According to Extension entomologists in Indiana, Illinois, Iowa and Nebraska, corn rootworm is by far the region&rsquo;s worst insect pest for corn. Soybean&rsquo;s top insect pest is less clear, but the four most often mentioned in the Midwest are soybean aphids, bean leaf beetles, Japanese beetles and spider mites.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/worst-pests-corn-and-soybeans-which-insects-look-out-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/worst-pests-corn-and-soybeans-which-insects-look-out-2013#comments Insecticides Crop Protection Fri, 01 Feb 2013 15:05:00 +0000 62161 at http://farmindustrynews.com BASF offers new pyrethroid insecticide called Fastac EC http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/basf-offers-new-pyrethroid-insecticide-called-fastac-ec <div class="node-body article-body">BASF Crop Protection received registration of a new pyrethroid insecticide called Fastac EC for use in soybeans and cotton to control pests including aphids, beetles and stink bugs. Fastac EC insecticide will be available for use for the 2013 season.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/basf-offers-new-pyrethroid-insecticide-called-fastac-ec" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/basf-offers-new-pyrethroid-insecticide-called-fastac-ec#comments Insecticides BASF Mon, 28 Jan 2013 15:21:00 +0000 62021 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photo: Mike Krivit New Cobalt Advanced insecticide formulation from Dow Agrosciences offers insect control in multiple crops http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/new-cobalt-advanced-insecticide-formulation-dow-agrosciences-offers-insect-control-mult <div class="field-byline"> Source: Dow Agrosciences </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> With the development of <a href="http://www.dowagro.com/usag/corncentral/products/insect.htm">Cobalt Advanced</a>, a new formulation of the former Cobalt insecticide from Dow Agrosciences, producers now have a more powerful, low-odor tool that offers fast knockdown and residual control of insects.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/new-cobalt-advanced-insecticide-formulation-dow-agrosciences-offers-insect-control-mult" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/new-cobalt-advanced-insecticide-formulation-dow-agrosciences-offers-insect-control-mult#comments Insecticides Dow AgroSciences Insecticides Thu, 29 Nov 2012 15:50:00 +0000 60881 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photo: Karen McMahon The soybean aphid saga takes a turn with new control tactics http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/soybean-aphid-saga-takes-turn-new-control-tactics <div class="node-body article-body"><p> While soybean aphids did not pose as much of a threat in fields this summer as spider mites did, the saga of the aphid, which began in 2000, is now further complicated by a recent arrival of one of its natural enemies, a tiny Asian wasp, that was first spotted in Minnesota fields just last year.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/soybean-aphid-saga-takes-turn-new-control-tactics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/insecticides/soybean-aphid-saga-takes-turn-new-control-tactics#comments Insecticides Crop Protection Mon, 22 Oct 2012 14:54:00 +0000 60131 at http://farmindustrynews.com Photo: Harlen Persinger