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Disease Control / Nematodes

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

Disease Control / Nematodes

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

Disease Control / Nematodes

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

Disease Control / Nematodes

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

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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

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

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,

User Friendly

March 16, 2009

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

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

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

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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.

Disease Control / Nematodes

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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.