Monsanto Co., BASF Corp., and DuPont face a class-action lawsuit from farmers who claim their crops were damaged by the herbicide dicamba, a new legal front against producers of soybeans and cotton resistant to the weed killer.
President Donald Trump urged Republicans to settle their differences over the U.S. biofuel mandate at a White House meeting Wednesday with Ted Cruz and other senators critical of the requirement for ethanol use, according to lawmakers who attended. Read more
Tractor speed, GPA, nozzle type, pressure, boom height, and chemicals applied are all interacting to partially determine the effectiveness of herbicide applications. Herbicide rate, timing and environmental conditions before and after application are also very critical. Read more