Tag Archives: Disease Control

EPA registers fungicide premix from Bayer

The Environmental Protection Agency has registered Delaro fungicide, a premix of two products, from Bayer CropScience for use on soybeans and corn. It is registered in most states except for Utah, California and Alaska.

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Solving a mystery

Newly named soybean taproot decline disease continues to plague growers after a decade, but researchers are hot on the trail.

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University of Arkansas publishes 2016 disease guide

University of Arkansas disease guide

The University of Arkansas has published its latest guide to diseases of tree and row crops ranging from apples to zucchini, including soybeans and rice. The 95-page guide, known officially as MP154, is available free for the download at www.uaex.edu.

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Growers Looking Beyond The Basics

Experts weigh in on what it takes to control frogeye leaf spot and other diseases that are prevalent in the Mid-South. ‘Magic bullets’ have lost various degrees of efficacy. Record high soybean yields across the Mid-South are prompting growers and consultants to reevaluate their crop management inputs more closely than ever before. “We’re achieving yields now that no one would …

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Product News

■ Enlist Duo approved for use in additional states The EPA has approved Enlist Duo herbicide for use in additional states. A key component of the innovative Enlist Weed Control System, Enlist Duo with Colex-D Technology is the only herbicide to combine the proven performance of glyphosate with new 2,4-D choline for exceptional weed control in corn and soybeans. The …

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An IT Platform For Agriculture

To avoid pest-related yield loss, growers and other stakeholders in crop production need timely and geographically relevant information. By Moneen M. Jones and Joseph M. Russo Food security refers to the conditions under which individuals have access to sufficient amounts of nutritious, safe and culturally appropriate foods that are produced in environmentally sustainable and socially just ways. On a national …

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