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Harrison County Pest Resistance Management Field Day

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

The Harrison County Pest Resistance Management Project team will hold a field day Wednesday, July 7.  The event, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., will include both herbicide and fungicide trials in soybeans at a farm southwest of Logan, operated by Larry Buss. This event is free and open to the public.

The National Corn Growers Association issues a call for pre-proposals addressing innovative solutions to weed management

May 11, 2021

The National Corn Growers Association recently issued a call for pre-proposals addressing innovative solutions to weed management.  Potential concepts include automation in weed control, targeted herbicide application technology; targeted tillage; and harvest technologies to reduce the weed seed bank.  Pre-proposals are due June 2, 2021. 

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Possible tool in the war on resistant weeds

November 22, 2021

For the second year, ISU is testing a Redekop Seed Control Unit on Iowa farm fields to determine the economic feasibility of harvest weed-seed control.