LATEST NEWS FROM Insecticides

Farm Bill
15:45PM Aug 05, 2020

Proposed Bill Targets Paraquat, Organophosphates and Neonicotinoids

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Litigation continues against common pesticides—this time targeting two insecticides and one herbicide. At the heart of the bill, Udall and Neguse claim that EPA and the current pesticide laws do

16:34PM May 06, 2020

FMC Launches Elevest Premix of Rynaxypyr Active And Bifenthrin

News Release
AgWeb Contributor

New Elevest insect control combines full rates of Rynaxypyr active, the industry standard for Lepidopteran control, with full rates of bifenthrin, the leading pyrethroid.

Kansas Wheat Field
08:58AM Mar 13, 2020

What a Mild Winter Means for Wheat Pests

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

With a warmer winter across much of the U.S., winter wheat might be greening up sooner than typical. As it greens up, so do dormant weeds or newly sprouting weeds

12:49PM Jan 30, 2020

EPA Issues Proposed Interim Decision on Neonicotinoids, Opens Comments

Margy Eckelkamp
Director of Content Development, Machinery Pete

The impact of neonicotinoids on pollinators is a prime focus for the additional risk mitigation when using these products.

12:14PM Jan 03, 2020

New Cotton Trait to Protect Against Thrips, Tarnished Plant Bugs

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Bayer is set to launch a new cotton trait, called ThryvOn technology, in the early 2020s.

14:23PM Dec 19, 2019

ARA Sent Comments to EPA on Paraquat Dichloride Registration Review

ARA
AgWeb Contributor

ARA member Drexel Chemical Company previously estimated the new EPA requirements will cause paraquat pricing to increase as high as 50 percent.

12:00PM Sep 17, 2019

Crop Tech - October 2019

Farm Journal Editors
AgWeb Contributor

Crop Tech - October 2019