Corteva: Fall burndown now, See cleaner fields for #Plant19

· August 30, 2018

Finding actively growing weeds like marestail post harvest can quickly turn fall into a time of high anxiety. That’s why fall burndown treatments are so important, says one Corteva Agriscience expert. “Burndown treatments after harvest can provide an antidote for fall weed worries,” said Kent Bennis, market development specialist, Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont. […]

Studies show Instinct, fall-applied swine manure increase yield

· July 22, 2018

New research from Iowa State University and the University of Minnesota confirms crop health benefits and yield increases when using Instinct nitrogen stabilizer with liquid swine manure. “These studies have been instrumental in showing correlations between late-fall liquid manure applications, using Instinct and an increase in crop yield,” said Eric Scherder, Ph.D., customer technical specialist, […]

Corteva Agriscience, Monsanto collaborate on corn rootworm

· May 17, 2018

Corteva Agriscience and Monsanto have completed a licensing agreement for a next-generation technology that will help farmers fighting corn rootworm, aka the “billion dollar bug.” Corteva Agriscience will receive a license to stack Monsanto’s Corn Rootworm III and MON89034 traits with Corteva Agriscience’s insect control traits. This agreement enables the development of the next generation […]

Corteva narrows offering to 5 regional corn, soybean brands

· May 10, 2018

Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont has announced its new, focused multi-channel, multi-brand seed strategy for the U.S. Corteva Agriscience will go to market through five regional corn and soybean seed brands in the U.S., including Dairyland Seed, Hoegemeyer, NuTech, Seed Consultants, and Terral. Each will have a strengthened and expanded portfolio to serve the […]

Corteva gets EPA registration for OpenSky herbicide

· April 18, 2018

OpenSky herbicide has received registration from the EPA, providing wheat and durum growers with enhanced broadleaf weed and grass control in an easy-handling formulation. A new herbicide for wheat that offers rotational flexibility and ease of use, OpenSky contains two active ingredients with two modes of action, reducing the likelihood of weed resistance. “OpenSky will […]

Corteva Power to Do More contest chooses 10 finalists

· March 27, 2018

Three lucky farmers will receive $10,000 for their community and a trip for two to their dream sports field as winners of the Power to Do More contest, sponsored by Resicore corn herbicide from Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont. The top 10 finalists were selected by the originality and creativity of their photo and […]

Canada thistle expected to be major concern during #Plant18

· March 8, 2018

As any farmer from the Western Dakotas to Wyoming and Montana can testify, the 2017 drought took a toll on the spring wheat crop. And now thanks to the drought, it’s created conditions for increased Canada thistle competition this growing season. “With every different type of growing condition brings different types of issues the following […]

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