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Registration of Dicamba for Use on Dicamba-Tolerant Crops

In 2018, EPA extended the registration for two years for over-the-top use (i.e. use on growing plants) of Dicamba to control weeds in fields for cotton and soybean plants genetically engineered to resist Dicamba. This decision was informed by extensive collaboration between EPA, the pesticide manufacturers, farmers, state regulators, and other stakeholders. The registration includes…
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Taiwan agrees to buy more soybeans from the U.S.

On Monday, October 1, 2018, Taiwanese trading partners agreed to up their soybean imports from the U.S. by 37 percent, compared to the previous year. According to a statement from the Iowa Soybean Association, 2018 is expected to be a record yield. Taiwan agrees to buy more soybeans from the U.S., Iowa farmers rejoice  

Doctor in the Field

There’s a new doctor in the field. And by “field” we mean the corn field. For the last two and a half years, Liqui-Grow’s Lead Agronomist, Jake Vossenkemper, has been working on his dissertation in Crop Sciences at the University of Illinois. Jake has been a PhD student since the spring of 2012. On Monday,…
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