MFA Incorporated has announced updated internal policies for the sale and use of dicamba
herbicides for the 2018 growing season.
Knock out disease and amp up yields with a fungicide-Nitamin combo application.
Every year about this time, corn health becomes a concern—and for good reason. It’s rare that we have a year when diseases aren’t present. Crop performance can be dramatically reduced by diseases such as northern corn leaf blight, southern rust and gray leaf spot, which is consistently one of the most yield-robbing diseases in the Midwest.
MFA Incorporated announces its procedures for sales and use of dicamba for the 2018 growing season. The policy restricts sales of products and includes an intensive scouting protocol that will base application dates on soybean growth stages. Updates to the policy will be made here. Click READ MORE to read the official policy or to download the pdf of the press release.
Dr. Jason Weirich discusses proper use of new dicamba technology. Click to view his video and links for resources to better manage your dicamba application.
After historic rainfall and flooding over the past week, many farmers will want to know the extent of damage to their crop fields.
MFA Precision and Lexington, MO area farmer Lynn Fahrmeier are covered in the Technology Spotlight video series of Successful Farming Magazine. The Successful Farming Show #1009 aired originally on RFD-TV cable channel on March 16, 2017. Fahrmeier is an early adopter of precision technology and one of MFA's first customers in precision agriculture.
As the meeting season begins to slow down and the busy spring season gears up, I hope you’ve learned a few things that will impact your operation in a positive way. If you are a row-crop producer, I’m sure you have been informed about the do’s and don’ts with new herbicide technology—specifically, dicamba—that may be coming to your field or a neighboring farm.
Check out the latest Agronomy Guide now available at your local MFA affiliate or online for purchase. Find out more at AgronomyGuide.com or Listen to the guide's editor speak about just what the 2017 Agronomy guide has inside.
Back in April, I wrote about the use of new weed control technologies. We had just received approval from China for the Xtend trait. Just a few days after the election, we finally received federal registration for the use of XtendiMax with VaporGrip. With all of the media and publicity around off-target dicamba applications in the past season, these announcements could not have come fast enough.
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