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Reasons Your Herbicide Failed

Failed to read the label.

Herbicide labels contain a lot of information about application timing, rates, spray volume, soil conditions, and how to incorporate or activate the herbicide.  1,191 more words

Research

Decision could boost use of popular weed killer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Faced with tougher and more resistant weeds, corn and soybean farmers are anxiously awaiting government decisions on a new version of a popular herbicide — and on genetically modified seeds to grow crops designed to resist it. 672 more words

News

Name That Weed - The Fourth Edition

Welcome back to the fourth edition of “Name That Weed!” This week we have some rather easy and some rather tricky weeds. Make sure to comment below and let us know how many you got right! 629 more words

BioSafe

Garden Salsa

Isn’t this pretty – the beginnings of garden salsa.

The problem is that, thanks to Dow Agriscience’s total lack of stewardship and concern for home gardeners.  89 more words

Harvest

Chemicals dumped in water transforming animals into hermaphrodites

“USGS scientists have discovered male smallmouth and largemouth bass with immature eggs in several areas of the Potomac River…”

The previous studies detected abnormal levels of compounds from chemicals such as herbicides and veterinary pharmaceuticals from farms… 29 more words

News

Oof: Look how many enviros joined Democrat Rep. Paul Tonko's anti-herbicide campaign

This afternoon, Rep. Paul Tonko, D-New York, asked his 8,396 Twitter followers for retweets to show their opposition to a new herbicide manufactured by Dow AgroSciences.   167 more words

US Politics

Name That Weed - Third Edition

Welcome back to the third edition of “Name That Weed!” This week we have some rather easy and some rather tricky weeds. Make sure to comment below and let us know how many you got right! 629 more words

Biosafe Systems