Palmer amaranth and waterhemp can still set seed yet this fall even after harvest. Make sure to scout fields and control any escaped plants.
Dicamba use in Xtend soybean will require special applicator training and additional use restrictions for 2018.
Control of weeds after silage harvest is possible but it depends on the weed species, timing, and condition after harvest.
As we move into corn silage harvest season, and with full season soybeans soon dropping their leaves, producers may notice some problem weed situations.
As we proceed through the growing season, there are a few issues surrounding weed control and herbicide use. Below are some items to consider.
Some helpful tips for weed management in forages are presented in a simple/straight-forward fashion for your convenience.
Certain herbicides can be used to control traited volunteer corn varieties. Some suggestions are discussed below.
If wet weather has resulted in delayed pre-emergence applications, reconsideration of delayed pre-emergence and early post emergence herbicide options may be necessary.
Get out and scout those fields now before soybean planting begins.
Be sure you are scouting for marestail before you plant your no-till soybeans and using effective herbicides with both burndown and residual control.