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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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

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Warm Spring Could Spark Nematode Activity

March 14, 2018

Despite freezing January temperatures that reduced nematode buildup in fields, warmer spring temperatures could quickly stir them back into action.

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Be Ready to Fight Diseases in Cotton

June 23, 2017

Add bacterial blight to the list of diseases that Georgia cotton growers should be prepared to fight.

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Taking Control of Nematodes

June 8, 2017

Georgia producer Johnny Cochran found a system-wide solution to handle the formidable nematode threat on his operation.

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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.