IDOA issues dicamba guidelines in response to EPA's cancellation order
IFB President Richard Guebert Jr. hopes to minimize sudden disruption to farmers.
Published June 11, 2020 Source: | Tags: IDOA, EPA, dicamba
U.S. EPA responds to vacated dicamba registrations
IFB continues to be in discussion with IDOA on state-specific details.
Published June 9, 2020 Source: | Tags: dicamba, EPA, Illinois Farm Bureau President Richard Guebert Jr., Mark Gebhards
IFB: Dicamba decision prompts confusion, fear
IFB President Richard Guebert Jr. encourages the EPA to look at other options to avoid disruption for farmers.
Published June 5, 2020 Source: | Tags: EPA, dicamba, Illinois Farm Bureau President Richard Guebert Jr.
IFB's Lurkins part of U.S. EPA Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee
Lauren Lurkins, Illinois Farm Bureau director of environmental policy, currently serves as the American Farm Bureau Federation representative on the PPDC.
Published May 28, 2020 Source: | Tags: Lauren Lurkins, EPA, Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee
IFB submits public comment to EPA regarding neonicotinoids
IFB urges EPA to refrain from placing additional restrictions on these neonicotinoids, given their unique value to growers.
Published May 8, 2020 Source: | Tags: Lauren Lurkins, EPA, pesticide