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2007: An “Unprecedented” Year

February 24, 2009

There are many adjectives to describe the happenings on June 19 of this year that knocked the seed world, and

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Variety Validation

February 23, 2009

When the West Texas crop year ended, the variety you chose either validated that you made the right choice back

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Today’s seed costs call for … A New Set Of Rules

February 23, 2009

When cotton seed cost $350 per ton, the rule was to plant heavy and thin the stand later on if

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Transgenics Have Limitations

February 12, 2009

Growing cotton has become more convenient. Transgenic traits have made that possible, and cotton production is exponentially better because of

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The shift is on to …Early Maturing Varieties

February 12, 2009

To Texas consultant Rodney Sams, the key to keeping production costs low in his area lies with proper variety selection.

The Evolution Of Seed Treatments

February 12, 2009

Seed treatments are nothing new. In fact, the history of seed treatments can be traced back nearly 340 years. In

Variety Flex(ability)

February 10, 2009

One of the knocks on Roundup Ready Flex varieties has been the perception of yield drag versus regular Roundup Ready

Cottonseed Adds To Bottom Line

February 5, 2009

According to the National Cottonseed Products Assn. (NCPA) in Memphis, after Eli Whitney’s invention of the cotton gin in 1793,

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Results In for NC On-Farm Cotton Variety Evaluation

November 30, 2017

Yield results from the North Carolina 2017 On-Farm Cotton Variety Evaluation Program are now available online.

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CROPLAN Building on Its Strengths

November 21, 2017

Two strong varieties drove CROPLAN cotton seed sales and exposure in 2017, with more options and technologies coming in 2018.

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PhytoGen: Enlisting Growth and Potential

November 20, 2017

Enlist cotton is off to an impressive start for PhytoGen in 2017, with a pipeline full of new options for all regions of the Cotton Belt.

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Americot Building on Successful Growth

November 17, 2017

Maintaining momentum from a strong showing in 2017, Americot and its NexGen brands are just starting to hit their stride.

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Bayer Working to Meet Needs, Minimize Challenges

November 16, 2017

Strong cotton varieties that fit and meet the challenges of each U.S. growing region continue to drive Bayer’s FiberMax and Stoneville product lines.

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Dyna-Gro/All-Tex Keeps Rolling Ahead

November 14, 2017

A solid 2017 and a pipeline of strong products should keep the Dyna-Gro and All-Tex brands rolling strong in 2018.

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Deltapine Captures Largest Acreage Footprint in U.S. in 2017

November 10, 2017

With DP 1646 B2XF leading the way, Deltapine takes the title of most popular seed brand in the Cotton Belt.

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Deltapine Retains Top Spot Among Varieties Planted in 2017

October 3, 2017

Deltapine retained the top spot as the most popular cottonseed brand planted in the U.S. in 2017, thanks to strong showings from its varieties in each region of the Cotton Belt.

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Cotton Varieties Eyed in AgriLife High Plains Trials

April 20, 2017

With more producers interested in cotton due to good markets and prices, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension variety trials are sure to get more attention in the coming weeks and years.

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High Plains, Rolling Plains Variety Trial Results Available

February 17, 2017

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension agronomists in the High Plains and Rolling Plains have released the results of their large plot, on-farm, replicated cotton variety trials from 2016.

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Variety Trial Results Reflect 2016 Extremes in East and South TX

January 19, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension 2016 Replicated Agronomic Cotton Evaluation trial results from South and East Texas reflect the extremes of the past season.