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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,

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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

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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

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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

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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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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.

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.

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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.

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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.