November 9, 2016
The EPA has registered Monsanto's XtendiMax with Vapor Grip technology - a new, low volatility dicamba formulation - for use in weed control programs in cotton and soybean crops engineered for dicamba tolerance.
July 29, 2016
In the newest Cotton Companion podcast, Cotton Grower editors Beck Barnes and Jim Steadman recap the factors that led to a surprising 75-cent market. NCC President and CEO Gary Adams joins in to discuss the state of the industry.
April 21, 2017
The EPA has again approved the Section 18 Emergency Exemption for use of Transform WG in Tennessee to control tarnished plant bugs in cotton.
April 20, 2017
With more producers interested in cotton due to good markets and prices, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension variety trials are sure to get more attention in the coming weeks and years.
April 19, 2017
The USDA’s Farm Service Agency has announced the 2017-crop loan rate differentials for upland and extra-long staple cotton.
April 19, 2017
According to research in the journal Weed Science, residues of the auxin herbicides dicamba and 2,4-D can be retained by certain types of applicator hoses and injure sensitive crops.
April 14, 2017
Georgia peanut farmers who plant a mid-to-late April crop should make a decision on a second crop within two to four weeks of planting their initial crop.
April 12, 2017
This summer, some of cotton’s young minds will gather to learn business details at the ACSA International Cotton Institute.
April 11, 2017
Three veteran analysts and traders have combined their collective 60+ years of cotton industry experience to form the Rose Commodity Group.