ASA asking EPA to approve new soybean herbicide label
With the USDA’s recent landmark decision to deregulate 2,4-D-resistant Enlist Duo soybeans, American Soybean Assoc. (ASA) President Ray Gaesser is now calling on the U.S. EPA to quickly finalize the label for the new low-volatility Enlist Duo herbicide he said can be utilized with these soybeans to control resistant and difficult-to-manage weeds.
Purdue: Hoosier farm fatalities trending down, past 20 years
When Terre Haute cattle farmer Terry Hayhurst hopped onto his silage feeding cart in the fall of 2008, he was doing something he’d done many other times. This time, however, he was distracted by the cattle, which were displaying nervous behavior, and he was wearing his work boots.