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Acre Solution Maximizes Soybean Yield

Acre Solution Maximizes Soybean Yield

DuPont announces acre solution to boost soybean yield, including FeXapan™ herbicide for Xtend® crops, Lumisena™ seed treatment and Pioneer® brand A-Series soybeans.

FeXapan™ Dicamba Herbicide Approved

FeXapan™ Dicamba Herbicide Approved

FeXapan™ plus VaporGrip™ Technology, a low-volatility dicamba herbicide, has received EPA approval for use on Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans and cotton.

DuPont, Syngenta Join in Herbicide Patent

DuPont, Syngenta Join in Herbicide Patent

DuPont and Syngenta have announced a joint patent for herbicide development that could lead to introduction of a new chemistry class for weed management in 2023.

Lumisena™ Fungicide Seed Treatment Approved

Lumisena™ Fungicide Seed Treatment Approved

DuPont has received EPA registration approval for Lumisena™ fungicide seed treatment to improve crop establishment and stand uniformity by controlling Phytophthora in soybeans and downy mildew in sunflower crops.

Cereal Herbicides Offer Customized Weed Control

Cereal Herbicides Offer Customized Weed Control

Cereal herbicides Sentrallas® and Travallas™ are the basis for customized, convenient, advanced weed control for excellent return on crop investment.

Dicamba Supply Agreement

Dicamba Supply Agreement

DuPont and Monsanto have signed a multi-year dicamba supply agreement for the U.S. and Canada, supporting DuPont commitment to the Roundup Ready® Xtend crop system.

Shorter Soybean - Wheat Rotation

Shorter Soybean - Wheat Rotation

Label change allows planting BOLT™ technology soybeans four months after application of Finesse® Cereal & Fallow herbicide. It’s the shortest soybean-wheat rotation interval available.

DuPont Plans Lumisena™ Seed Treatment

DuPont Plans Lumisena™ Seed Treatment

DuPont plans to add DuPont™ Lumisena™ fungicide seed treatment to the Lumigen™ seed sense portfolio for improved crop establishment and stand uniformity through Phytophthora control in soybeans and best-in-class downy mildew control for sunflower crops.

Growers React to Demand for Blueberries

Growers React to Demand for Blueberries

Grower survey indicates Southeast growers are diversifying their businesses and managing uncertainty by adding blueberries.

Herbicide Tolerances for Inzen™ Sorghum

Herbicide Tolerances for Inzen™ Sorghum

EPA sets tolerances for herbicides used with sorghum carrying the Inzen™ herbicide-tolerance trait to improve grass weed control.

Survey: Fighting Resistant Weeds

Survey: Fighting Resistant Weeds

Grower survey shows there’s room for improvement in programs to manage herbicide-resistant weeds.

Canopy® Blend: Soybean Burndown Tool

Canopy® Blend: Soybean Burndown Tool

Canopy® Blend herbicide’s updated formulation delivers soybean burndown activity on minimum-tillage acres to boost early season performance.

Survey: Weed Resistance Management

Survey: Weed Resistance Management

Herbicide resistance management is a top priority for 2015, say corn and soybean growers surveyed at Commodity Classic.

Survey: Fruit Quality Challenges

Survey: Fruit Quality Challenges

Protecting fruit quality from damage by spotted wing drosophila and botrytis fruit rot/gray mold are top of mind for Southeast U.S. growers.

Vegetable Quality Protection Plans

Vegetable Quality Protection Plans

Southeast vegetable and melon growers plan to update crop protection programs as they protect vegetable quality and produce more abundant crops.

Revulin™ Q: Seed Corn Weed Control

Revulin™ Q: Seed Corn Weed Control

Revulin™ Q delivers cost-effective postemergence weed control in seed corn and other specialty corn crops.

Soybean Herbicide Trait Announced

Soybean Herbicide Trait Announced

BOLT™ soybean herbicide trait technology from DuPont provides cleaner fields and more options for growers.

DuPont Awarded Best Crop Protection R&D

DuPont Awarded Best Crop Protection R&D

DuPont has received three prestigious global 2014 Agrow Awards for its R&D pipeline, formulation innovation and public outreach efforts.

Prevathon® for Dry Bean Crops

Prevathon® for Dry Bean Crops

Prevathon® insect control is now available for foliar use on dry bean crops, including dried shelled peas and beans, to help improve crop yield and quality.

Afforia™ Herbicide for Resistance Management

Afforia™ Herbicide for Resistance Management

Afforia™ supports herbicide resistance management programs with two modes of action that deliver burndown and residual control of weeds in soybeans and other field crops.

Inzen™ Z Herbicide-Tolerance Sorghum

Inzen™ Z Herbicide-Tolerance Sorghum

DuPont Crop Protection and Advanta US have partnered to commercialize the DuPont™ Inzen™ Z herbicide-tolerance sorghum trait. The non-GMO trait will deliver enhanced grass weed control to help improve sorghum yield and quality.

Trivence™ for Resistance Management

Trivence™ for Resistance Management

DuPont™ Trivence™ herbicide uses multiple modes of action to deliver burndown control, extended residual activity against tough weeds and herbicide resistance management.

Mid-Season Crop Protection Plans

Mid-Season Crop Protection Plans

Growers surveyed at 2014 Commodity Classic value mid-season crop protection to control disease and insect damage in corn, soybeans and cereals, despite lower market prices.

Changes for Southeast Fruit and Veg

Changes for Southeast Fruit and Veg

Growers surveyed at the Southeast Fruit and Vegetable Conference say consumer demands are changing insect and disease control programs.

Breakfree® NXT: Early Weed Control

Breakfree® NXT: Early Weed Control

DuPont™ Breakfree® NXT herbicides feature enhanced formulations deliver improved early season weed control in corn.

Verimark™, Exirel™ Insect Control

Verimark™, Exirel™ Insect Control

EPA registration of Verimark™ and Exirel™ insect control provide new technology solutions from DuPont for early season insect control to help growers improve crop yield and quality.

Prevathon® Insect Control: Cereals

Prevathon® Insect Control: Cereals

DuPont™ Prevathon® provides insect control for cereals crops to protect grain yield and quality.

Water Limitations, Crop Protection

Water Limitations, Crop Protection

A survey conducted at the 2013 California Association of Pest Control Advisers (CAPCA) conference reveals water limitations as a top grower concern for the 2013-2014 season.

Aproach® Prima for Resistant Disease

Aproach® Prima for Resistant Disease

Aproach® Prima fungicide is now available for reliable resistant disease control and improved yield opportunities for corn, soybeans, wheat and other cereals crops.

Fall Weed Control Gaining Traction

Fall Weed Control Gaining Traction

Using fall weed control to get a head start on the next season is gaining popularity according to corn, soybean and wheat growers surveyed during 2013 Farm Progress Show in Decatur, Illinois.

Greater Soybean Foliar Disease Risk

Greater Soybean Foliar Disease Risk

Will a fungicide pay for itself in increased yield by controlling soybean foliar disease? DuPont Pioneer researchers offer tips on how to decide whether a fungicide application makes sense.

Panoflex™ Herbicide Boosts Burndown Weed Control

Panoflex™ Herbicide Boosts Burndown Weed Control

New DuPont™ Panoflex™ herbicide strengthens burndown weed control when paired with glyphosate for growers seeking flexibility for rotating into wheat, barley or soybeans.

Fontelis® California Foliar Disease Control

Fontelis® California Foliar Disease Control

Fontelis® fungicide from DuPont is available for California foliar disease control in almonds, lettuce and other fruit, vegetable and tree nut crops, helping growers sustain increased production.

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