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Get a jump on next year’s weed management

Control winter annual and perennial weeds this fall

Fall is a good time for farmers to get ahead of next year’s weeds by controlling winter annuals and perennials, such as Canada thistle, cleavers and narrow-leaved hawk’s beard. In fact, applying herbicides in the fall may result in increased efficacy of crop control products. Why it matters: Tackling weeds in the fall offers numerous […] Read more

Colossal payout doesn’t cast shadow on Roundup safety

Bayer looking to settle the glyphosate debate once and for all

It is probably wrong to describe anything that cost nearly $US11 billion as frivolous, but I have to think how much good could have been done in the world with the $11 billion Bayer paid to settle what in my view were essentially frivolous US-based class action law suits claiming that Roundup and other glyphosate-based […] Read more