Tag Archives: auxin herbicide

Question of the Week: 2,4-D

Last week the question was:  What happened to this pigweed? This pigweed is suffering from a dose of 2,4-D.  This was in an Enlist cotton field.  There are lots of growers taking advantage of new Enlist and Xtend technology this … Continue reading

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Good Spray Day or Bad Spray Day: Part 2

Thursday afternoon was pretty breezy, so I pulled out the wind meter to get an idea for exactly what the wind speed was.  The average as shown below was about 9.4 mph. At times the wind was gusting up to … Continue reading

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Good Spray Day or Bad Spray Day?

With some of the new herbicide technology labeled for use this year, growers need to be paying more attention than ever to the wind in order to reduce drift.  I would urge everyone that plans to apply auxin herbicides to invest … 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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