RESOURCES

Learn more about the benefits of preemergence herbicide application and how Authority® herbicides help your fields start clean and stay clean for greater yields at harvest in these helpful resources.

  • The Minute Episode 3: Jump Start Your Field
    The Minute Episode 1: Resist Resistance

    Jake Turner and Chris Mayo, Monsanto Technical Development Representative talk about what resistance means to soybean growers and how a preemergence herbicide like Authority® controls weeds early, reducing the challenge on a post program.

  • The Minute Episode 3: Jump Start Your Field
    The Minute Episode 3: Jump Start Your Field

    Spring application choices have an effect on yield. Williams, IA, grower Eric Doolittle talks with Jake Turner about how preemergence herbicides such as Authority® have resulted in multiple benefits, including a bump in soybean yield.

  • The Minute Episode 4: Weed Management 101
    The Minute Episode 4: Weed Management 101

    In part 1 of our two-part series on weed management, Jake Turner and Weed Scientist Gail Stratman explore how keeping weeds under control early with a pre will prevent seed production down the road.

  • The Minute Episode 5: To Pre or Not To Pre
    The Minute Episode 5: To Pre or Not To Pre

    Do you use the set up rate or full rate when you apply a preemergence? Hear what Weed Scientist Gail Stratman has to say about rates when he and Jake Turner continue their discussion on early weed control.

  • The Minute Episode 6: Weed Disaster Survival
    The Minute Episode 6: Weed Disaster Survival

    Learn how soybean grower Charles Henke, Salisbury, MO, overcame a real disaster with waterhemp.

  • The Minute Episode 10: The Heat is On: Burndown
    The Minute Episode 10: The Heat is On: Burndown

    With weed resistance what it is today, preplant burndown with a residual is practically a necessity.

  • The Minute Episode 14: Walking the Fields
    The Minute Episode 14: Walking the Fields

    Jake Turner monitors the results of using Authority herbicides and checks on crop performance when he and Mark Beetler, Helena Chemical branch manager, walk the fields.

  • The Minute Episode 16: Side by Side Rate Comparisons
    The Minute Episode 16: Side by Side Rate Comparisons

    Jake Turner and Bryan Young, weed science professor at Southern Illinois University, examine trial plots comparing preemergence herbicide use rates. You’ll be surprised at what you see!

  • The Minute Episode 17: Ag PhD Field Day
    The Minute Episode 17: Ag PhD Field Day

    The increase in resistant weed pressure makes the use of a preemergence herbicide mandatory for weed management. See for yourself in this episode featuring Ag PhD Field Day trials.

  • The Minute Episode 19: Fall Burndown Field Comparison
    The Minute Episode 19: Fall Burndown Field Comparison

    A clean start in the spring actually starts in the fall with a residual herbicide as part of a fall burndown program. Danny Hutson, United Co-op Manager from Summitville, Indiana, shows us the difference a fall residual can make. Then travel to Nebraska for more result comparisons.

  • The Minute Episode 20: Breaking the Yield Ceiling
    The Minute Episode 20: Breaking the Yield Ceiling

    By changing management practices, soybean growers are pushing the yield envelope. Jay Sensmeier hovers around 80 bushel yields due to laying a good foundation, a good fertilizer program, soil sampling and starting clean with Authority® herbicides.

  • The Minute Episode 22: It is Called Maxx for a Reason
    The Minute Episode 22: It is Called Maxx for a Reason

    It is becoming increasingly important to apply full rates of residual herbicides in order to support postemergence applications. Nick Hustedde, Altamont, IL, introduces Authority® Maxx herbicide, a new player in the lineup of Authority preemergence herbicides.

  • The Minute Episode 31: Time for a New Weed Control Strategy
    The Minute Episode 31: Time for a New Weed Control Strategy

    Weeds have evolved and weed control strategies have to do the same to be effective. Jake Turner and extension weed specialist Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee, present an approach that is gaining popularity. It involves the Overlap System and results in more effective control.

  • Weed Management Stewardship Infographic
    Weed Management Stewardship Infographic

    This infographic answers frequently asked questions about how preemergence herbicides fit with best practices in weed management stewardship.

  • OverlapSM System Fact Sheet
    OverlapSM System Fact Sheet

    The Overlap™ System, takes weed stress off post herbicides by introducing multiple effective modes of action, different chemistries and controlling weeds before they emerge for longer periods of time.

  • Overlapping Residuals Infographic
    Overlapping Residuals Infographic

    This infographic showcases why overlapping residuals is important and how the concept can produce more effective weed management.

  • Overlap White Paper
    Overlap System Whitepaper

    To learn more about the Overlap System, read the white paper from Bryan Young, Associate Professor of Weed Science at Purdue University.