Author Archive | MacKenzie Shuey

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Herbicide & Adjuvant Mixing Sequence Methods #TheAdjuvantSeries

One of the most critical things you can do this year when applying herbicide is mixing your tank correctly. Having a bad reaction amongst the chemicals can cause a loss of pesticide effectiveness. It may also cause clogged nozzles, lack of weed control, excessive foaming, and tank clumps. Get the most out of your inputs […]

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Adjuvant Families At Work: Explained #TheAdjuvantSeries

Now that the kind of adjuvant required for different barriers is determined, we can go in more depth on how the adjuvant breaks through. This knowledge will save you headache down the road when choosing which adjuvant will give you the most beneficial effectiveness and save you money in the long run.

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Current Photos of Beans Planted by March 19th and Corn Planted April 13th

One of our growers, Jakob Wilson from JCW Farms Partnership, had a test trial of soybeans in the ground by March 19th this year. Among the many discussions of planting soybeans early, AJ Woodyard, BASF Technical Crop Production Specialist, spoke at our Winter Grower’s meeting on how he had success in planting beans early. His […]

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Do You Know How Adjuvants First Started? #TheAdjuvantSeries

If you’ve kept up with our previous two posts in the adjuvant series, you now have a more in depth understanding of how important adjuvants are in pesticide applications. You know how the different barriers of entry can be overcome and how it is done by certain kinds of adjuvants. So where did adjuvants come […]

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Understanding Weed Barriers of Entry #TheAdjuvantSeries

The next part in our adjuvant series will discuss the different kinds of barriers that hold herbicides back from killing weeds. Adjuvants are needed to break through weed’s many barriers of entry. Weeds differ in their ability to be penetrated and herbicides also have differences in how they work. Without an adjuvant, some herbicides may […]

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