RealAg Radio, June 15: Enlist corn, Farmer Rapid Fire, & Wheat Pete's Word


Thursday’s radio podcast, hosted by Kara Oosterhuis and Kelvin Heppner — highlights:

  • Enlist corn (Dow’s glyphosate and 2,4-D tolerant corn) to be launched for 2018 after Chinese approval;
  • Where’s the rain? Dry conditions prevailing in northern U.S. and parts of Western Canada;
  • Tom Wolf of Agrimetrix on spraying in dry conditions, Xtend and Enlist weed control system spray implications, and CanolaPalooza preview;
  • Too dry, too wet, hail — this week’s ‘Farmer Rapid Fire’ with Philip Shaw, Dresden, ON; Landon Friesen, Crystal City, MB; Rob Stone, Davidson, SK; and Kevin Bender, Sylvan Lake, AB;
  • Wheat Pete’s Word — in-crop N, insect concerns, impact of recent hot weather in Ontario on corn and wheat, halo effect in soybeans and more.

Join us for RealAg Radio every weekday afternoon at 4pm eastern on Rural Radio 147 on SiriusXM!

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