- Author: Brad Hanson
A colleague at Ohio State University (sorry, I mean The Ohio State University) shared a recent series of extension publications they put together related to specialty crop injury from the auxininic herbicides dicamba and 2,4-D.
Dicamba and 2,4-D Fact Sheet Series
Admittedly (and thankfully!) we do not have the same challenges with these herbicides in California specialty crops as they do in the Midwest where small grains, corn, and more recently dicamba- or 2,4-D-tolerant soybeans are grown on millions of acres. However, I thought these fact sheets were well done and provide relevant information with regard to herbicide drift and investigating and documenting herbicide.../h1>
- Author: Lynn M. Sosnoskie
There is still time to register for the April 11th SJV Weed Science Extension Day at the Westside Research and Extension Center in Five Points (17353 West Oakland Avenue, Five Points, CA 93624).
The meeting at the Westside Center will focus on agronomic crops, ROWs, and tree and vine systems. The session will also include hands-on weed ID and nozzle selection/drift management training.
The meeting has been approved for 3.5 CDPR continuing education credits (other).
These presentations are free to attend although we do request that you register by calling the UCCE Merced County office at 209-385-7403 to reserve...