Bulloch County Ag News

2017 Using Pesticides Wisely Trainings – Culpepper

Cotton and soybean varieties with tolerance to auxin herbicides (2,4-D or dicamba) are being commercialized. Prior to making applications of dicamba to dicamba-tolerant cotton/soybean or 2,4-D to 2,4-D-tolerant cotton/soybeans in Georgia, growers will be required to attend the training “Using Pesticides Wisely”. The training will focus on helping applicators/growers make wise decisions when…
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Peanut Weed Tips for July

Below is some information related to peanut weed control provided by Dr. Eric Prostko as we close out the month of June and enter into July.   A few things to consider as we head into July:   1) Cobra or Ultra Blazer applications should be avoided if possible when…
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Current Field Corn Weed Control

Dr. Prostko has provided the information below about corn weed control during this wet and rainy period:   The rainy weather this week has delayed many postemergence herbicide applications in field corn.   Consequently, growers will be forced to make some tough decisions when the weather clears. Here are a few things to…
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Time of Day Impact on Herbicides

Dr. Stanley Culpepper has provided information related to time of day efficacy of several herbicides. I think you will find this interesting.   Over the past few years, we have been studying the impact of application time of day on the postemergence activity of numerous herbicides. The table below is…
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