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2,4-D Corn Delayed
Pam Smith DTN\Progressive Farmer Crops Technology Editor
Fri Jan 18, 2013 05:11 PM CST

DECATUR, Ill. (DTN) -- Farmers waiting for Dow AgroSciences new Enlist Weed Control System in corn will have to be patient. The company announced on Friday it awaits some final regulatory approvals, and it now expects the first sale of Enlist hybrids to occur this fall for planting in the 2014 crop year.

"We are modifying the launch plan," said Damon Palmer, U.S. commercial leader, Enlist Weed Control System, during a phone interview with DTN. "We will have a broad introduction of regional and local field experience plots and on-farm technical plots. Farmers will have a lot of opportunities to ...

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