AGRO comes to IUPAC in Ghent Belgium

AGRO was front and center at the IUPAC International Congress of Crop Protection Chemistry in Ghent Belgium during May. Ken Racke, Laura McConnell and several other AGRO members served at the AGRO booth in the exposition area of the Congress…

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Metabolic Resistance to Herbicides: What we Know and Why it Matters

Todd Gaines, Colorado State University Weeds can evolve resistance to herbicides through enzymatic mechanisms to metabolize and detoxify herbicide molecules. Recent advances have revealed specific genes controlling metabolic resistance such as cytochrome P450s, glutathione-S-transferase, and others, primarily in grasses but…

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EPA Pollinator Protection Activities

Thomas Steeger, US EPA, Office of Pesticide Programs, Troy Anderson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln     This presentation includes a brief overviews of: Pollinator declines The National Strategy to Promote the Health of Honey Bees and other Pollinators The EPA pollinator…

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