Larry Steckel, “Dicamba drift problems not an aberration,” Delta Farm Press, August 8, 2018.
Veteran Tennessee extension weed scientist Larry Steckel writes about the ongoing drift crisis. He estimates that only 100,000 acres of non-Xtend soybeans remain in the state, and 40% of those are showing injury from dicamba. He stand by efforts of applicators to follow the complicated label instructions, and proposes that volatility and temperature inversions are the cause. FULL TEXT