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Arysta LifeScience registers Dinamic herbicide for corn in China

07/25/14

Arysta LifeScience China and South Asia (CSA) has received registration for Dinamic 70WG herbicide for corn in China.

Invasive weed increasingly taking hold in Kansas

07/23/14

Spurred by late spring and early summer rainfall, farmers’ row crops across much of Kansas are thriving. And so are the weeds they’re trying to control, including Palmer amaranth, an aggressive and invasive weed that used to be controlled by the popular herbicide glyphosate.

Controlling large weeds: Do you feel lucky?

07/17/14

The heavy rains across Iowa have made timely postemergence weed control difficult, even in fields treated with preemergence herbicides. This leads to questions as to what can be done to insure control of weeds larger than specified on herbicide labels.

Limiting atrazine in Little Arkansas River Watershed  (07/07/14)

Screening waterhemp for herbicide resistance (06/26/14)

Glyphosate-resistant common ragweed confirmed in Nebraska (06/17/14)

Palmer amaranth threatens Midwest farm economy (06/04/14)

Mid-season weed control all about timing (05/29/14)

Syngenta unveils Acuron corn herbicide brand signature (05/29/14)

Can you afford to skip the residual? (05/21/14)


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Afternoon Comments 07/25


Corn futures posted a late bounce Friday afternoon. Large fall harvest prospects have recently exerted great pressure on the corn market, but concurrent slippage in the soy complex added weight this morning. A late statement from the U.S. Grains Council argued that China’s forthcoming rule on DDG imports is unworkable, which didn’t help the bullish cause. However, prices rebounded somewhat at the close, thereby seeming to reflect wheat strength, bottom picking and short-covering before the weekend. September corn settled up 1.5 cents to $3.63/bushel in late Friday trading, while December rose 2.25 cents to $3.7175.
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