- Having a conversation about weed control strategies is an opportunity for retailers to position themselves as local agronomic experts.
“By targeting weeds at a different time of year with chemistries that we aren’t going to use in the season, that’s another tool in the toolbox to fight weeds and weed resistance.”
- The increased prevent plant acres need to be effectively managed for 2020 success. In his area of central Illinois, Haegele says he doesn’t have to look hard to see prevent plant fields that need attention and need attention as soon as possible.
“As we get into March and weather conditions are appropriate, it’s an opportunity to get into those fields with a burndown pass,” he says. Two considerations for a burndown tank mix from Haegele:
- Include a product with residual activity
Include a full-rate adjuvant to maximize the efficacy of the herbicide.