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Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Jun 9, 2015 02:54 PM CDT

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- This bi-monthly column condenses the latest news in the field of crop technology, research and products.

USDA RECOMMENDS DEREGULATING ENLIST COTTON

The final part of Dow AgroSciences' new Enlist weed control system got a preliminary green light from the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) on May 29. The agency publically released the first drafts of its various safety assessments of Dow's Enlist cotton, which will tolerate the company's new Enlist Duo herbicide formulation of glyphosate and 2,4-D, as well as glufosinate herbicides. In their assessments of the trait's potential effects on environmental, human, ...

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