Giving Your Soybeans a Good Start
Crops Technology Editor, Gil Gullickson, discusses how a pre-emergence residual herbicide can kick off your soybeans to a good start. However, there are the rare cases where these products can cause injury.that often in fact rarely but. Occasionally there are perfect there's a perfect storm that can result. Sometimes -- soybean varieties that for whatever reason are sensitive to herbicides when there are starting off when you combined us. We have. Planting on organic matter soil sandy soils . Timing throw in an application after planting an operating palm -- high amount of those PP -- inhibitor herbicides. In the red zone . You can have some injury symptoms no -- -- -- from the University of Illinois got a lot of information from an article that she recently wrote about it. And when you get conditions like that. You can have a high amount of herbicide in that red zone the good news is as time goes on. You can have herbicide actually go deeper in the soil and that alleviates some of the conditions so. Overall it's good news there -- some excellent herbicides especially for controlling water -- early. But in those cases where you have this perfect storm keep in mind keep an eye -- looking your fields -- potential slavery. Who -- injury.
Thinking Fungicide for 2014?
Thinking about using a fungicide on your crops in 2014? Disease control is one reason. There are other benefits, though, that can occur from the use of strobilurin fungicides. Joe Bollman, agronomy services representative for Syngenta, lists some of these benfits.to use fungicides in point fourteen. First and foremost is obviously for disease control . Both taking care of the diseases that are already in the drop as laws for -- any diseases from entering the proper isn't going see that continues to go lot. But there's other beneficial factors the law applying a -- side as well. I'll one of -- additional factors that can help what they have visual underside of water use efficiency. So maximizing the water that you get done throughout the growing season especially as we get into some drought situations. In addition that we can increase the photo synthesis of a plant and help them maximize its yield especially if they're earlier timings were talking V board of you acorn. What is really the first time at the core planners helping set up its maximum yield that's the time when reform plan as determining the number rolls around on that year. In addition on the backside of growing season if we're making a later application we're talking about extending that grain fill period. So maximizing those last day of the girl. Keeping that -- green rather than having it die offers announced early in the growing season .
Return on Fungicide Investment
With lower 2014 grain prices, you're likely scrutinizing crop inputs much more than in past years. So where do fungicides it into this picture? Here are some points to keep in mind from Randy Myers, fungicide product manager for Bayer CropScience.what I think you look at fungicides. Eight it will with their economic practices . Growers and make him. Huge investments right now because the land rant that cost us the fertilizer fuel costs all the things going in the ground. And a
Fungicides Aren't All About Yields
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Should I Book Fungicide Right Now?
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How Deep do Corn Roots Go?
GIl Gullickson asks Ben Kaehler of Dow AgroSciences how deep corn roots can go.see the answer is depends. It depends on soil -- Depends on weather patterns and it adds to it depends on the genetics that with in the car. We have genetic. -- sciences. And old are
What Now for Corn After Corn?
Gil Gullickson and Syngenta's Bruce Battles discuss the requirments for maintaining yields in corn after corn.
David Hollinrake: What's Coming in Herbicide-Tolerant Trait Stacks
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Jeff Carpenter: What's Coming in Herbicide-Tolerant Trait Stacks
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Jennifer Goodman: What's Coming in Herbicide-Tolerant Trait Stacks
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