Farmers were able to use Acuron and Acuron Flexi corn herbicides this year for broad-spectrum control of broadleaf weeds and grasses. Following a limited introduction of Acuron in 2015, growers across the Corn Belt turned to the herbicide for its longer residual control this year.
The Missouri Department of Agriculture said it hopes to be able to lift its ban on the herbicide dicamba as early as this week, a restriction it ordered after complaints that use of the weed killer by some farmers was damaging crops in adjacent fields. Read moreRead More »
President Trump has asked for more talks between representatives of the oil and corn industries after a meeting failed to yield an agreement on how to help refiners cope with the country’s biofuels policy. Read moreRead More »