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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

Site-Specific Nematode Control

February 22, 2010

Controlling root-knot nematodes in cotton is difficult. First, there are no rotational opportunities. Corn is often thought to be a

Bayer Launches GlyTol

February 22, 2010

Bayer CropScience announced in New Orleans that it will release its first two GlyTol varieties under its FiberMax brand this

A Contradiction In Terms

June 3, 2009

If/then” statements are one the basics of computer programming: If this situation exists, then this action will result. “If/then” statements

Balancing New Varieties with Established Varieties

March 23, 2009

Performance of the Deltapine Class of ’09 cotton varieties is generating tremendous interest across the Cotton Belt, Delta and Pineland

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Sweet Tooth Bacteria Tracked in Bacterial Blight

May 25, 2017

Thanks to a new discovery, researchers now may be better equipped to help Texas cotton farmers battle bacterial blight.

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CSI AgriLife: Working to Solve a New Blight Mystery

March 10, 2017

Dr. Terry Wheeler and her Texas A&M AgriLife pathology colleagues are working to solve a mysterious problem thought to have been resolved 40 years ago.

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Options for Farmers Battling Cotton Root Rot

January 17, 2017

Cotton root rot disease continues to be a major threat to Texas cotton, but there are options available to help farmers fend off potential threats or lessen the potential economic hardship.

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Nematodes Can Survive Winter

December 28, 2016

Just about every crop has its nematode challenges. And many of our winter weeds are excellent overwintering hosts.

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Reviewing Bacterial Blight in Georgia Cotton

September 30, 2016

Over the past two growing seasons, bacterial blight has been more visible in Georgia’s cotton than it has been in a number of years.

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Spotting (and Managing) Target Spot

August 23, 2016

Target spot may never be a major problem in Mid-South cotton. But, as seen this year, growers need to watch for it under the right field conditions.

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New Webcast Focuses on Cotton Virus Detection and Treatment

November 2, 2015

A new webcast focusing on the detection and treatment of cotton viruses has been added to the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.

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Researchers Discover Link to Nematode Activity

September 30, 2015

Scientists at the University of Missouri and the University of Bonn in Germany have found a genetic link to a hormone that nematodes use for feeding.

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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.

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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.

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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.