Disease Control / Nematodes Stories

Disease Control / Nematodes

EPA Grants Emergency Exemption to TOPGUARD Fungicide

March 15, 2012

Texas cotton growers are on track to regain millions of dollars in lost yield potential now that the U.S Environmental

Disease Control / Nematodes

EPA Approves MANA’s MasterCop Fungicide/Bactericide

February 16, 2012

MasterCop fungicide/bactericide, from MANA Crop Protection, has received approval by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its new copper

Disease Control / Nematodes

Cotton Bunchy Top Disease a Concern in Australia

April 22, 2011

A recent visit to cotton farms across central Queensland by Cotton Australia and the Queensland Department of Employment, Economic Development

Disease Control / Nematodes

Fungicide Profitability Calculator Available

February 23, 2011

The Iowa Soybean Association On-Farm Network has released a fungicide management calculator tool it has developed to help Iowa growers

Disease Control / Nematodes

Pakistan Teams with United States to Battle Leaf Curl Virus

December 16, 2010

Scientists and Researchers in the United States and Pakistan will be working together to fight a major thorn in the

BASF Offers Plant Health Education Program Online

November 30, 2010

BASF Corporation has introduced an online, interactive educational module – www.planthealtheducation.com. The new learning program, customized by region, provides education on

Plant Health Care Announces Research Agreement with Syngenta

November 22, 2010

Plant Health Care, a leading provider of naturally derived products to the agriculture and landscape industries, announces that it has

Belay Gets Approval for Aerial Application in Cotton

July 20, 2010

Valent U.S.A. Corporation has received EPA approval for aerial applications of Belay Insecticide in cotton. A third-generation neonicotinoid, Belay is

BASF Offers $50 Discount for Headline Fungicide

May 18, 2010

Growers using Headline fungicide may be eligible to receive $50 per gallon back on purchases from authorized BASF retailers made

Cheminova’s TOPGUARD Receives EPA Registration

May 11, 2010

The EPA has granted Cheminova a Federal registration of the active ingredient flutriafol for use in soybeans and apples. Cheminova

Updated 2009 Cotton Disease/ Nematode Management and Variety Tests Posted

March 15, 2010

By Shawn Wade Plains Cotton Growers Dr. Jason E. Woodward, Texas AgriLife Extension Plant Pathologist, and Dr. Terry Wheeler, Research

Savings Available for Headline Fungicide

February 23, 2010

Growers using Headline fungicide may be eligible to receive $75 per gallon back on purchases from authorized BASF retailers made

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Disease Control / Nematodes

Solving the Nematode Puzzle

August 27, 2015

Growers and consultants in Georgia are finding ways to help boost yields and profits in nematode-infested fields.

Disease Control / Nematodes

New Cotton Webcasts Focus on Seedling Diseases and Soil Fertility

April 29, 2015

Two new webcasts focusing on seedling diseases and soil fertility have been added to the Focus on Cotton online webcast resource.

Disease Control / Nematodes

Not All Boll Rot Caused by Bacterial Blight

October 31, 2014

Identifying the cause of boll rot in Mississippi this season is not a simple task.

Disease Control / Nematodes

Nematode Research on the Rise

October 30, 2014

Take a peek at the seed company pipelines, and you’ll notice a common theme – nematode control.

Crop Inputs

New Cotton Webcasts Focus on Irrigation and Foliar Disease Management

July 18, 2014

Two new webcasts focusing on crop protection and irrigation management have been added to the Focus on Cotton online webcast resource, developed by Cotton Incorporated and the Plant Management Network.

Crop Inputs

Watch for Bacterial Blight in Cotton

July 8, 2014

According to the Mississippi State University Extension cotton team, bacterial blight in cotton has been reported in several locations throughout the state.

Crop Inputs

The New Frontier in Nematode Control

July 1, 2014

Researchers at Bayer CropScience say new advances are yielding results in the hunt for nematode tolerant genes.

Disease Control / Nematodes

UGA Cotton Breeder Focusing on Nematode Resistance

June 13, 2014

A University of Georgia cotton breeder's work to develop DNA markers for genes resistant to root knot nematodes is making solid progress.

Crop Inputs

EPA Grants Section 18 Label for Topguard Use for Cotton Root Rot in Arizona, Oklahoma

April 28, 2014

The EPA has granted a Section 18 exemption for the use of Topguard fungicide for cotton root rot control in Arizona and Oklahoma.

Cotton Production

Five Keys to Higher Cotton Yields

April 24, 2014

As growers in the Southern Cotton Belt begin shifting their planting focus to cotton, they should consider five optimum pre- and early season opportunities to manage for top yields.

Cotton Production

New Focus on Cotton Webcast Tackles Best Nematode Management Tactics

March 27, 2014

The latest Focus on Cotton webcast from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated helps pair cotton growers’ situations and needs with the right nematode management practices.