Spring weather letting planters into fields (Eastern Kansas)

This soybean field in Riley County, Kansas shows clean rows after a preemergence application of DuPont™ Envive® herbicide at 3.5 oz/a on May 21, 2013.

This soybean field in Riley County, Kansas shows clean rows after a preemergence application of DuPont™ Envive® herbicide at 3.5 oz/a on May 21, 2013.

As air and soil temperatures keep rising, weed pressure will also begin to increase. In today’s report I’ll discuss the best options for spring weed control in soybean acres.

Kevin Lee

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Enlite® Herbicide
DuPont™ Envive® Herbicide
DuPont™ Trivence™ Herbicide

Share Button

Growers quickly getting fields ready for planting (Central/South Central Iowa)

According to many Iowa farmers, it’s go time. Planters, tillage equipment and sprayers are covering fields while growers quickly get ready for the growing season. I’ll discuss spring herbicide options for corn and soybean acres in today’s report.

Bryce Dee

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Instigate® Herbicide
DuPont™ Breakfree® NXT Herbicide
DuPont™ Enlite® Herbicide
DuPont™ Envive® Herbicide

Share Button

Field work and corn planting begin (Southeastern Illinois)

Spring is finally here in Illinois and growers are busy tilling fields and planting corn. As you get back into the fields remember the importance of a strong herbicide program. I’ll discuss more in today’s report.

Kevin Bauman

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Cinch® ATZ Herbicide
DuPont™ Instigate® Herbicide
DuPont™ Realm® Q Herbicide

Share Button

Corn planting underway (Northwestern Kansas/Southwestern Nebraska)

Warm weather has brought soil temps up and allowed growers into the fields to plant this year’s corn crop. As corn begins to grow, consider your spring weed control options to keep fields clean long into the season. I’ll discuss more in today’s report.

Justin Herman

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Instigate® Herbicide
DuPont™ Realm® Q Herbicide

Share Button

Fields greening up in warm weather (Northern Ohio)

This field in Rittman, Ohio shown on April 21, 2014 has many large, winter annuals present.

This field in Rittman, Ohio shown on April 21, 2014 has many large, winter annuals present.

Spring weather and saturated soils are allowing fields to quickly green up in my area. In today’s report I’ll discuss options for tackling winter annuals and early spring grasses in your soybean fields.

ScottSooySpring2014-02

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include: 
DuPont™ Trivence™ Herbicide
DuPont™ Abundit® Extra Herbicide

Share Button