NEWS
Weeds to Watch - 14
Dan Davidson DTN Contributing Agronomist
Mon Mar 10, 2014 07:42 AM CDT

This looks like a good year for herbicide options on soybeans compared to corn where the marketing has been relatively quiet in 2014.

Ohio State University weed scientist Mark Loux said weed pressures in soybeans and the increasing threat of weed resistance to glyphosate have led companies to provide a number of premixes that take advantage of currently available chemistries with residual soil activity. Marestail, common ragweed, Palmer amaranth and waterhemp are the main weeds driving management in soybean fields today.

GO TO CHEMISTRY CLASS

Pyroxasulfone is a new active ingredient for residual control of annual grasses and small-seeded broadleaf ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
Harvest Revenue Insurance Prices
DTN Closing Grain Comments
DTN's Quick Takes
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
DTN Midday Grain Comments
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
Newsom on the Market
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
DTN Early Word Grains
DTN Closing Grain Comments