Last week the question was: What happened to these soybeans?
These soybeans are showing damage symptoms from an auxin herbicide, dicamba to be more specific. We’re seeing these symptoms show up in a number of fields right now. Some volatilization is suspected to have occurred a few weeks ago when it was so hot and humid. Drift is also to blame in a number if instances. Please be mindful of the weather when applying auxin herbicides and always follow the label. If problems continue to arise, the EPA may revoke the registration of these new products.
Here is this week’s question: What predatory insect is hiding in this photo?