eUpdate Articles Tagged: volatilization

Management practices affecting nitrogen loss from urea

In this article, readers will learn about the best management strategies to avoid significant nitrogen loss when applying urea-containing fertilizers to crop fields. Understanding the importance of certain soil and environmental conditions can help minimize the nitrogen loss potential.

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Relative volatility of different 2,4-D herbicide formulations

Herbicide formulations can dramatically influence herbicide performance, from efficacy to compatibility to shelf life. For some postemergence herbicides, the active ingredient can take multiple forms. Examples of herbicides that have multiple forms include glyphosate, 2,4-D, and dicamba. This article will focus on the relative volatility of three forms of 2,4-D.

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