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Weed pressure picking up steam

An extension agronomist says weed pressure has been prevalent across the Corn Belt. Meaghan Anderson with Iowa State University says, “Just like last year I feel like we are noticing a lot more heavy weed pressure along field edges. That’s something for people to... Read More.

Better Weed Control with More Convenient Options

TriVolt herbicide helps farmers control a wide variety of key grass and broadleaf weeds. In this Managing for Profit, Dominik Hoffmann, Asset and Product Manager for Herbicides North America with Bayer and John Buol, North America Technical Manager – Select Herbicides with Bayer, share the... Read More.

Tools for Better Grass and Broadleaf Weed Control

TriVolt contains three active ingredients that help farmers control a wide variety of key grass and broadleaf weeds. In this Managing for Profit, Dominik Hoffmann, Asset and Product Manager for Herbicides North America with Bayer, and John Buol, North America Technical Manager – Select Herbicides... Read More.

Successful weed management starts now

FMC Technical Services Representative Camille Lambert tells Brownfield with lower commodity prices, farmers need to have the right solutions to keep weeds from coming up. “That’s where FMC really shines,” she says. “We’ve got a great residual chemistry for soybeans to keep pigweeds at... Read More.

Mild winter could complicate weed management

An agronomist is concerned the mild winter could complicate weed management. Josh Johnston with AgriGold says weeds are beginning to sprout. “And as we get a little deeper into the spring, those weeds are probably going to be a little big bigger than they would... Read More.

Weed Resistance Management

Enlist technology specialist Andy Carriger says herbicide-resistant weeds infest more than 100 million acres of U.S. farmland, and the number continues to grow. He tells Brownfield when used in a program approach, the Enlist weed control system can help manage resistance in growers’ fields.

Farmers have some weed control options

An extension weed scientist says farmers still might not be able to get dicamba this spring even with the Environmental Protection Agency’s recent order allowing the use of existing stocks. But Kevin Bradley with University of Missouri Extension tells Brownfield farmers have options. “I think... Read More.

Effective Weed Control that Works

Having a herbicide that provides burndown and residual activity in a variety of weather conditions helps growers maximize their efficiency. In this Managing for Profit, Dominik Hoffmann, product and assets manager for Selective Herbicides, shares why growers are looking to TriVolt for better weed control.

City of Lyons Addressing Tall Weed and Grass Issues

LYONS, Kan. – The City of Lyons is preparing to take action on tall weed and grass issues. Interim City Administrator Howard Partington told the Lyons City Council this week that letters regarding those issues began to go out last week.Due to staffing issues... Read More.