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Fending off weeds with a well rounded crop protection plan

IARN — Waterhemp is the most widespread herbicide resistant weed in Iowa. It stands to reason that nearly every agriculture company’s crop protection division spends a lot of time and resources in combating this prevalent weed. However, Blake Miller an agronomic service representative at Syngenta says that you need to have a well-rounded soybean protection plan to also be able to deal with large seeded broadleaf weeds.

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Polk County, Iowa soybean & cornfields with trees on fenceline. (Photo by Dustin Hoffmann)