Tag Archives: herbicide damage

Question of the Week: Auxin Herbicide

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 … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: Glyphosate

Last week the question was:  What is happening to these tomato leaves? These leaves are turning yellow starting at the base of the petioles because they have been exposed to glyphosate.  Glyphosate is a great herbicide so long as it … 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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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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Question of the Week: 2,4-D

Last week the question was:  What is wrong with these cotton leaves? These leaves are showing symptoms of 2,4-D damage.  Cotton is extremely sensitive to 2,4-D.  Damage can occur when sprayers are not cleaned out well, by wind drift, or … Continue reading

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