While only 10 complaints were filed in Texas in 2017 against the new cotton technologies, such as auxin-tolerant XtendFlex and Enlist, with new formulations of dicamba and 2,4-D, Dr. Peter Dotray, professor and Extension lead specialist with Texas Tech University, Texas A&M AgriLife Research, and Texas AgriLife Extension Service, urges growers to continue to practice strict stewardship.
On February 12, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released the details of the proposed budget for fiscal year 2019 (FY19) of the Trump administration, the second since the current President took office. Read moreRead More »
The EPA’s proposed rules to implement the amended chemicals law must show the agency will uphold the law’s scientific requirements, chemical manufacturers said. The Environmental Protection Agency’s decisions about the risks a chemical may pose must be scientifically credible, Michael Witt, director for health and environmental research at the Dow[…]Read More »