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EPA OKs XtendiMax dicamba herbicide


The Environmental Protection Agency has registered Monsanto’s XtendiMax dicamba herbicide for use on cotton and soybeans genetically engineered to tolerate the herbicide. State registrations are pending.

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Bayer seeks hearing before EPA administrative law judge over Belt insecticide

Belt insecticide

Bayer CropScience has taken the “unprecedented step” and requested a formal hearing before an Environmental Protection Agency administrative law judge over the agency’s proposed cancellation of registrations for flubendiamide insecticide. Bayer markets the active ingredient as Belt Insecticide, and it is labeled to control worm pests on several crops, including soybeans.

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