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There has been alot of discussion about diuron in the news lately. Diuron is a very important component of cotton weed control programs for Georgia cotton growers.

Dr. Stanley Culpepper expressed his concerns about this situation in a past blog post.

Click below to view a letter of support (Dr. Stanley Culpepper has written a document that counter’s the EPA’s argument) for the value of diurons current labeled use in cotton weed control. If you would like for me to include your name on this letter that will be submitted to the EPA at the end of the comment period deadline – July 27, 2022, please let me know. If you have any questions about this situation please contact your local county Extension Agent.

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