Disease Control / Nematodes Stories

Disease Control / Nematodes

FiberMax Okra Leaf Varieties Perform in South Texas

March 17, 2009

Bishop, TX, cotton grower Ronnie Smith needs cotton varieties that yield and grade well in the arid Coastal Bend area,

Disease Control / Nematodes

AM 1550 B2RF Excels in Fields, Trials

March 17, 2009

Grower field performance in 2008 proved what university official variety trials (OVT) showed for the two preceding years: Americot’s AM

Disease Control / Nematodes

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March 16, 2009

New master branding effort from Monsanto eliminates ‘trait clutter’ Nearly all traits in Monsanto pipeline will fall under one of

Disease Control / Nematodes

New Fusarium Race Roars Into California

March 9, 2009

“It can kill cotton, and you can never get rid of it … once it’s in the ground, you don’t

Disease Control / Nematodes

Nematodes In The Crosshairs

March 3, 2009

The problem with nematode control is that there can be high populations with little damage in one section of a

For better nematode control – Know Your Soil Types

February 23, 2009

Every year, cotton growers face two invisible pests that strike without warning, leaving rows of stunted, withered plants. The root

Seed-Treatment Option Enhances Nematicides

February 10, 2009

Both long-time Arkansas consultant Jan Streeter and grower Charles Williams, III, know that root knot and reniform nematodes can put

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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.

Cotton Production

Climate Corporation Offers Risk Free Trial of Climate Pro Technology

March 20, 2014

Growers who use Climate Basic from The Climate Corporation to capture critical farming and weather data can now try the company’s advanced Climate Pro technologies at no cost through late October.

Crop Inputs

EPA Renews Section 18 Label for Topguard Use on Cotton Root Rot in Texas

January 14, 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has granted a Section 18 exemption of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act to