Events

Upcoming Meetings

Tri-State Soybean Forum, January 5

Louisiana Ag Expo, January 19-20

Northeast Louisiana Rice Forum, February 6

- Contact Keith Collins (318) 728-7014

Northeastern Louisiana Crops Forum, February 8

- Contact Keith Collins

AgMagic, April 16-22


News

Missouri Department of Agriculture takes proactive measures to reduce off-target crop injury during the 2018 growing season (11/15/17) Jefferson City, MO. — Missouri Department of Agriculture issued a 24c Special Local Need label for Engenia herbicide. The Department anticipates issuing similar labels for XtendiMax and FeXapan soon.


Why Europe is Literally Stuck in the Weeds (NOVEMBER 30, 2017)

An herbicide controversy reveals the limits of continent-wide governance. - Glyphosate, the ubiquitous herbicide, may not really be poison, but it could well be the most politicized substance in Europe. In recent days, a glyphosate controversy has revealed much about the continent's decision-making processes.

BASF Starts Pricey Journey Into Seeds With $7 Million Bayer Deal October 13, 2017, 6:54 AM CDT


EPA and States' Collective Efforts Lead to Regulatory Action on Dicamba WASHINGTON (OCTOBER 13, 2017) - EPA has reached an agreement with Monsanto, BASF and DuPont on measures to further minimize the potential for drift to damage neighboring crops from the use of dicamba formulations used to control weeds in genetically modified cotton and soybeans. New requirements for the use of dicamba "over the top" (application to growing plants) will allow farmers to make informed choices for seed purchases for the 2018 growing season.

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