What Growers Need to Know about New Restrictions for Dicamba

Dan Cotton, Environment, Soybeans

dicambaThe Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced an agreement with Monsanto, BASF and DuPont on measures to further minimize damage to neighboring crops from the use of dicamba formulations used to control weeds in genetically modified cotton and soybeans. Senior Scientist for Regulatory and Environmental Issues at the National Cotton Council (NCC), Steve Hensley, has information for growers on what they need to know regarding the new restrictions and label language for dicamba products.