Category Archives: Weed Control

Fumigant Systems for Vegetable Weed Control 2017

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Cotton Weed Control Programs For 2017

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2,4-D and Dicamba Precautions and Guidelines

2,4-D (Enlist Duo) and dicamba (Xtendimax and Engenia) will be labeled for use this year in certain varieties of soybeans and cotton.  Anyone planning to use these products needs to carefully read the labels and be prepared to follow them … Continue reading

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Vegetable Weed Control Resources

Here are a few publications from Dr. Stanley Culpepper of UGA on weed control systems in vegetable crops.  Dr. Culpepper presented this information at the SE Regional Fruit and Vegetable Growers Expo in Savannah last month. 2017 broccoli and cabbage … Continue reading

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Dicamba/2,4-D Herbicide Symposium

Anyone planning to apply dicamba or 2,4-D herbicides this coming growing season should plan to attend this meeting and learn about the restrictions and requirements for their use.  Though these will be very useful tools, both of these chemicals present … Continue reading

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Pigweed Worse in No-till or Conventional?

I noticed something interesting this week.  I was visiting a field in Dillon where Gordon Mikell with NRCS dug a soil pit last month (What Lies Beneath The Soil).  Once Gordon was finished with the pit, it was filled in and … Continue reading

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Precautions on Planting RR 2 Xtend Soybeans in 2016

Prepared by Mike Marshall, Extension Weed Specialist, Clemson University Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybean varieties are now commercially available for planting in 2016.  These soybeans offer over-the-top tolerance to both dicamba and glyphosate herbicides.  However, as of the writing of … Continue reading

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2016 Palmer Amaranth Control For Cotton

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Dicamba Update – March 2016

The following statement has been prepared and released by Monsanto’s stewardship department. At this time, no dicamba formulation is registered for in-crop use in Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton or Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans. Monsanto has incorporated the following dicamba … Continue reading

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Watermelon Weed Control Programs 2016

Here are some weed control programs put together by Stanley Culpepper of UGA.  To view and download the PDF version, click here.

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