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  • Protect Corn, Soybean Yields with Post-Emergence Herbicides

    It might not look identical from state to state, town to town or even field to field, but weed pressure is everywhere. Growers can’t afford to let weed competition threaten yield potential – that’s why season-long weed management is essential. What to do? Weeds depend on routine to survive. Growers need to build diversity into their weed management programs to prevent further development of herbicide-resistant weeds. Weed management programs that rely on one herbicide increase the…

This agronomic photo shows frogeye leaf spot on soybean leaves.
This agronomic photo shows a close-up of weeds with the hashtag, "ResistanceFighter."
This agronomic image shows a rain gauge with just over 5” of rainfall from April 26 through May 2, 2017
This agronomic photo shows growers assessing wet conditions in Southern Illinois soybean fields.
An agronomic image with corn seedlings begining to sprout.
This agronomic image shows a flooded field.
An agronomic image showing the effects of sudden death syndrome on soybean plants.
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