Crop Chemicals http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/6071/more en 5 Agriculture stories to read, July 24, 2015 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In the 5 ag stories to read this week, get tips on managing giant ragweed during the late growing season and learn about new research that could lead to less dependence on nitrogen application. Take a poll on fungicide use this year and see how drought conditions have changed since planting season. Finally, enjoy a tribute to farm dogs in the latest parody from Farmer Derek.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/5-agriculture-stories-read-july-24-2015#comments Corn Crop Chemicals Fertilizer Nitrogen Weeds Sat, 25 Jul 2015 00:44:00 +0000 99821 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Surveil® Herbicide Receives EPA Approval as New Premix for Soybean Growers
 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/surveil-herbicide-receives-epa-approval-new-premix-soybean-growers <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>INDIANAPOLIS &mdash; July 8, 2015 &mdash;</strong>&nbsp;Surveil<sup>&reg;</sup>&nbsp;herbicide &ndash; a new preemergence, residual herbicide, has received approval from the Environmental Protection Agency and will be available for the 2016 growing season.</p> <p>This new herbicide combines two leading active ingredients in one convenient premix for soybean growers. The premix from Dow AgroSciences offers easy mixing and handling characteristics and proven weed control that growers can count on to battle herbicide resistant and hard-to-control broadleaf weeds.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/surveil-herbicide-receives-epa-approval-new-premix-soybean-growers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99511 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Preserving Yield in Critical Development Stages http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/preserving-yield-critical-development-stages <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>&ldquo;Despite weather and growing season conditions, now is not a time to give up on a crop. There&rsquo;s still plenty of opportunity to preserve yield potential,&rdquo; says John Fisher, product development associate for StollerUSA. &ldquo;Understanding the growth and development of crops allows growers to use timely production practices that can help preserve yield. Maintaining hormonal balance within the plant at critical vegetative and reproductive development stages is key to preserving and maximizing yield potential.&rdquo;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/preserving-yield-critical-development-stages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99551 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Vivid Life Sciences Created to Bring New Plant Physiology Technologies and Value Opportunities to Companies Serving North American Farmers http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/vivid-life-sciences-created-bring-new-plant-physiology-technologies-and-value-opportu <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Minneapolis, MN &ndash; July 15, 2015 &ndash; Vivid Life Sciences was recently formed to bring new plant physiology technologies from around the world to North American farmers. The company&rsquo;s focus is on advanced nutritionals, biologicals and enhancement technologies that increase crop yields and improve farmers&rsquo; economic returns. The technologies promise to add value to row crops, specialty crops, vegetable and fruit crops.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/vivid-life-sciences-created-bring-new-plant-physiology-technologies-and-value-opportu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99591 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Nufarm U.S. Introduces Panther® SC Herbicide http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/nufarm-us-introduces-panther-sc-herbicide <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>CHICAGO, IL &ndash; July 23, 2015 &ndash; Today Nufarm announced the availability of new Panther&reg; SC herbicide. Panther SC is the first liquid formulation of flumioxazin available in the United States.</p> <p>Panther SC is a broad-spectrum broadleaf herbicide option for corn, soybean, cotton and peanut growers. It provides excellent residual control of tough broadleaf weeds such as marestail, Palmer amaranth, kochia and waterhemp. Panther acts quickly on tough weeds and the new liquid formulation makes mixing and loading faster and easier.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/nufarm-us-introduces-panther-sc-herbicide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99661 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Verdesian Life Sciences Showcases Versatile Product Portfolio
 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/verdesian-life-sciences-showcases-versatile-product-portfolio <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>CARY, N.C., July 23, 2015&nbsp;</strong>--&nbsp;Technology has revolutionized agriculture by bringing farmers, retailers and distributors to the forefront of the digital age. To meet the needs of customers, Verdesian Life Sciences has advanced its web presence on a newly redesigned <a href="http://www.agnewscenter.com/trk/process.cfm?track=3592&amp;tc=2&amp;codex=122518">vlsci.com</a>.

The new website will help farmers explore the science and plant health technologies Verdesian has developed to maximize yields as well as return on investments.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/verdesian-life-sciences-showcases-versatile-product-portfolio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99671 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Enlist Duo™ Herbicide Performance Exceeds Expectations
 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/enlist-duo-herbicide-performance-exceeds-expectations <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>INDIANAPOLIS &mdash; July 8, 2015 &mdash;&nbsp;</strong>This summer, growers and retailers are putting the Enlist<sup>&trade;</sup>&nbsp;Weed Control System to work across commercial-sized farms. And reports from across key geographies in the Corn Belt show growers are impressed with the new system.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/enlist-duo-herbicide-performance-exceeds-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99471 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com PowerCore™ Technology Offers Corn Growers a New Insect Control Option http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/powercore-technology-offers-corn-growers-new-insect-control-option <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>INDIANAPOLIS &mdash; July 8, 2015 &mdash;</strong>&nbsp;Today, Dow AgroSciences announced the addition of PowerCore<sup>&trade;</sup>&nbsp;technology to its existing trait lineup. This new option for above-ground insect control for corn growers provides a broad spectrum of control.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/powercore-technology-offers-corn-growers-new-insect-control-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99481 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Dow AgroSciences Reveals the Name of Its New Residual Corn Herbicide http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/dow-agrosciences-reveals-name-its-new-residual-corn-herbicide <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong>INDIANAPOLIS &mdash; July 8, 2015 &mdash;&nbsp;</strong>Dow AgroSciences announced today that its new corn herbicide, previously referred to as GF-3471, will be named Resicore<sup>&trade;</sup>&nbsp;herbicide. Registration for this herbicide is expected in 2016.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/crop-chemicals/dow-agrosciences-reveals-name-its-new-residual-corn-herbicide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Crop Chemicals Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:00:00 +0000 99501 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Will you apply fungicide this year? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/poll/07102015 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p>With wet weather and soggy fields can come higher possibility for disease. And with low prices comes cost control. That leaves farmers with a choice: spend the money, or save the money.&nbsp;Will you use a preemptive fungicide application this year to keep diseases at bay (and hoping for a yield increase)? Will you only spray a fungicide if there is a disease presence? Or, will you not spray fungicide this year because of the cost? Take our latest poll and let us know. Feel free to leave comments about fungicide plans on your farm this year.</p></div><form action="/poll/07102015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-3611-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3611"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3611" name="choice" value="3611" class="form-radio" /> Yes, I will spray fungicide before diseases are present.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-3621-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3621"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3621" name="choice" value="3621" class="form-radio" /> I will only spray if warranted by disease levels.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-3631-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3631"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3631" name="choice" value="3631" class="form-radio" /> I will not spray fungicide this year, in order to keep costs down.</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-3641-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-3641"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-3641" name="choice" value="3641" class="form-radio" /> I will not spray fungicide this year; I don't have any diseases in my field.</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="99171" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-PDhhmF-kkVG5TnReU3shSSMhQuvuhjO2gq2wELUvch0" value="form-PDhhmF-kkVG5TnReU3shSSMhQuvuhjO2gq2wELUvch0" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="field-redirect-on-submit"> <span>Go to result page on submit:&nbsp;</span> 0 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/poll/07102015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/poll/07102015#comments Crop Chemicals Fri, 10 Jul 2015 18:30:13 +0000 99171 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com