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herbicides

Weed-killing chemicals such as paraquat, a highly toxic contact poison.
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Several countries in the world have joined the call to ban the use of these herbicides following a wave of lawsuits against Monsanto and parent company Bayer by those diagnosed with cancer after using Roundup in America.
"Our hope is that understanding the complementary relationship between cover crops and herbicides can lead to new weed control strategies that slow the development of herbicide resistance," said John M Wallace, Pennsylvania State University.
and Digitaria insularis (Heap, 2016), made the weed control more complex and farmers to use management systems with applications of pre- and post-emergence herbicides. Systems including combined applications of residual herbicides, such as sulfentrazone, diclosulam, and S-metolachlor, following applications of post-emergence herbicides, such as glyphosate, have been used to manage weeds that are difficult to control--resistant or tolerant to herbicides (Lopes-Ovejero et al., 2013).
[ClickPress, Fri Sep 28 2018] Herbicides are crop protection material used for killing undesired plants without causing any harm to the plantation and thus increase agricultural productivity.
A proper application of herbicides adopting recommended weed management methods could substantially increase food production along with saving huge crops worth over Taka 7,000 crore annually, reports BSS.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries on Tuesday lifted its ban on the import, supply and distribution of herbicides.
Also, they will advice farmers on appropriate use of pre-emergence and post-emergence herbicides, mobilize village seed entrepreneurs (VSEs) and farmer groups for a step-down training on weed management, advice farmers on calibration and proper mixing of herbicides, inform farmers the importance of wearing personal protective equipment, and advice farmers on the use of appropriate dosage in herbicide application and that an overdose of herbicides is harmful and not beneficial because it can lead to environmental pollution, resistance by the weeds, and even economic loss.
Residual herbicides are applied to the soil surface, and depending on climatic, chemical, and soil properties, they can control a broad spectrum of weeds for varying lengths of time [8, 9].
Under the 2018 programme, Valent will offer Valor and Fierce brands under the exclusive preemergence PPO residual herbicides. The new products will include solutions for control of tough weeds, the new Mauler Herbicide and a line extension of the longest lasting residual, Fierce, with Fierce MTZ Co-Pack.
Corn Crop Protection Product Changes for 2017 Will use Switch to the same generic product Non-selective corn 76% 6% herbicides Broadleaf corn 58% 15% herbicides Grass corn herbicides 68% 6% Corn Insecticides 50% 18% Ave.
Conflicts over the use of herbicides to control roadside weeds have been as much a part of Lane County's landscape as Himalayan blackberry vines, and just as thorny.