Welcome To AGRO

AGRO, a Division of the American Chemical Society, brings together a worldwide community of scientists and stakeholders to advance knowledge and promote innovative solutions for the protection of agricultural productivity, public health, and environment.


Make your plans now to join us in Boston

The next AGRO program will be held in Boston, August 19-23, 2018 at the 256th ACS National Meeting. See the ACS Meetings page for more information on hotels and registration.

Abstract submission for the AGRO program is now closed. You will receive email notification from ACS when your abstract is accepted and then later provided information on the scheduling of your presentation. The final program will be available from ACS in mid-June.

All AGRO sessions will be held at the
Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
415 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210

If you have specific questions about the AGRO program, please contact Program Chair, Julie Eble.


Lunch and Learn Webinar Series

Co-Sponsored by EAG Laboratories

June 13, 2018
12 noon to 1PM Eastern US Standard Time (4PM GMT)
Moderated by Steve Duke of USDA-ARS

“Dicamba Off-Target Movement: A Current Update of Field and Lab Observations”
Thomas C. Mueller, University of Tennessee-Knoxville


Dicamba herbicide use has greatly increased due to the development and widespread adoption of dicamba-tolerant varieties in soybean and cotton in the US. In 2016 and 2017, significant off-target movement of dicamba occurred onto sensitive vegetation across the broad acre agricultural use areas of the US. Several changes have been made to the use label of these products, and this June 2018 webinar will be presented coincident when many of the reports started in 2017. Factors affecting dicamba emissions will be discussed, including aspects of the revised label language and various state restriction