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.
“Products that are labeled ‘not for animal use’ are not at the proper application rate for the animals, or worse, shouldn’t be used on animals at all,” she said. “Applying them to livestock could have a negative impact on the animals such as skin issues, retention in the meat or[…]Read More »
The president of the American Soybean Association has bluntly stated the ASA does not want out of the U.S./South Korean free trade agreement which President Trump apparently wants to withdraw from. Read moreRead More »