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DTN Editors' Notebook
Greg D. Horstmeier DTN Editor-in-Chief
Fri Oct 17, 2014 06:16 AM CDT

I read the words and sat stunned. EPA and USDA are actually going to take the issue of weed resistance seriously and stop being passive bystanders in what's become a too-familiar story: The uncontrolled use of a product to the point that it's no longer effective.

If you saw our coverage on the registration of the new Enlist Duo herbicide, and a following piece about new USDA rules around weed resistance, you hopefully picked up on the significance of the events this week.

Farmers and applicators will have to pick from a list of resistance-management strategies, or risk losing the ...

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