Attack early season weeds (Western Missouri)

This field in Adrian, MO, shown on April 8, 2014, is overrun with weeds on the untreated, left side. DuPont™ Basis® Blend herbicide was applied to the right side on October 27, 2013 and produced a clean field this spring.

This field in Adrian, MO, shown on April 8, 2014, is overrun with weeds on the untreated, left side. DuPont™ Basis® Blend herbicide was applied to the right side on October 27, 2013 and produced a clean field this spring.

Although we recently experienced uncommon, winter-like weather, the 10 day forecast is looking to turn around and give growers ideal planting conditions. But with ideal planting conditions also comes weed growth. I’ll discuss more in today’s report.

Kylee Nodine

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Basis® Blend Herbicide
DuPont™ Envive® Herbicide

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Conventional and no-till applications (Northwest Iowa)

While spring planting may be slightly delayed, growers can still be preparing to get in the fields. In today’s report, I’ll discuss spring weed control options for both conventional till programs and no-till programs.

Josh Croatt

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Breakfree® NXT Herbicide
DuPont™ Prequel® Herbicide

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Moisture will not hurt preemergence applications (Northeast Nebraska)

Most of northeast Nebraska received moisture the past few days, but don’t worry if you have already applied preemergence soybean herbicides. Temperatures will soon be on the up swing and the moisture will be good for your applications. I’ll discuss more in today’s report.

Deb Johnson

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

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Controlling tall waterhemp (Northeast Iowa)

How can I control tall waterhemp? This is the number one weed control question I was asked this winter. In today’s report I will discuss the best options for controlling waterhemp and also discuss spring burndown options.

Jim Flater

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

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Important to make applications sooner, rather than later to control vegetation (Western Missouri)

Many growers have been asking me if it is too soon to apply soybean preemergence contact and residual programs. I’ll discuss my answer and agronomic recommendations in today’s report.

Bruce Knoernschild

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

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