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Pesticides and Their Use

Pesticides play a major role in the management of cotton, corn, soybean and other field crops.  Links to information about the various classes and specific types of pesticides are included below.  Also included are links to information concerning pesticide efficacy, safety and applicator training.
    Insect Control Recommendations for Field Crops (UT Extension Publication 1768)
    Weed Control Manual for Tennessee (UT Extension Publication 1580)
    Review of Insecticide Classes
    MidSouth Insecticide Trials  (Multi-crop database)

Insecticide Modes of Action - Narrated PowerPoint Presentation

Links to Labels and MSDS
Links to General Insecticide Information

Safety and Pesticide Applicator Training