National Invasive Species Awareness Week is scheduled for February 23-28. And according to experts with the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA), it’s a topic that deserves our attention.
Although glyphosate-resistant marestail was found in South Dakota in 2010, a SDSU Extension agronomy field specialist, encourages growers to look beyond chemical control when it comes to controlling the weed.
BASF announced that Zidua herbicide has received federal registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for spring and winter wheat.
Wheat variety tolerance to metribuzin (12/23/13)
Syngenta offers new online wheat resource (11/19/13)
Italian ryegrass control in winter wheat (11/06/13)
Afternoon Comments 03/11
Bullish talk boosted the wheat markets. After declining along with the soy complex Monday, wheat futures staged an impressive rebound today. Fresh concern about the impact of dryness in winter wheat growing areas reportedly spurred buying, as did renewed worry about the Black Sea political situation. May CBOT wheat futures jumped 18.25 cents to $6.59/bushel in late Tuesday action, while May KCBT wheat futures leapt 17.25 cents to $7.285 and May MWE futures gained 14.25 to $7.07.