Insect Control Stories
June 2, 2014
No surprise. Plant bugs have emerged as the most important pest in many Cotton Belt states.
March 28, 2014
Jimmy Sanders Incorporated – a subsidiary of Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings, LLC – has acquired Rupert Crafton Commission Company, located in Blytheville, AR.
March 25, 2014
Monsanto and two researchers from MIT have established Preceres LLC to develop highly specific biological controls for insect and weed pests.
March 20, 2014
This season, Bayer CropScience is set to introduce TwinLink, a dual-gene trait that offers season-long Bt protection against worm pests, as well as tolerance to full label rates of Liberty herbicide.
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.
January 8, 2014
TwinLink cotton technology from Bayer CropScience has received all necessary U.S. and international approvals and will be commercially available in …
November 27, 2013
Bayer CropScience has conducted successful field trials of its new seed treatment application technology designed to help reduce potential dust …
August 4, 2017
Although growers are still treating cotton insects, it’s appropriate to look ahead at proper timing for terminating those treatments.
July 26, 2017
Whitefly populations are unusually high in Georgia cotton fields this season, making early detection and management essential.
April 26, 2017
Results of the 2016 Insecticide Efficacy Survey for cotton, corn and soybeans are now available online.
April 21, 2017
The EPA has again approved the Section 18 Emergency Exemption for use of Transform WG in Tennessee to control tarnished plant bugs in cotton.
April 11, 2017
A new online tool is now available to help cotton growers better predict thrips infestations and determine options for treatment.
March 30, 2017
Arkansas has been granted a Section 18 exemption for 2017 for use of Transform WG insecticide for management of tarnished plant bugs in cotton.