Seed Varieties Stories
April 19, 2013
Overcoming a two-year drought in the Southwest, a record number of FiberMax growers achieved one-ton yields during the 2012 season. …
April 15, 2013
Blake Robbins, owner of Double R Agri Consultants, LLC in Phillips County, Ark., talks about what he looks for when …
December 9, 2014
Georgia cotton consultant Michael Williams has a one-word answer to picking varieties: “Yield.” He’s not alone in that assessment. Those …
March 4, 2013
Cotton Development Specialist Dr. Brooks Blanche discusses his role and the benefits of PhytoGen® brand PHY 499 WRF.
February 7, 2013
We go in-depth in examining some of the most popular cotton varieties that have been tailored for growers in the …
February 6, 2013
PhytoGen Cotton Development Specialist Dr. Russell Nuti talks about best fits in the lower Southeast.
January 11, 2013
Tim Phelps of Gaston, N.C. discusses how PhytoGen® brand PHY 375 WRF has helped grow his cotton farming operation.
January 10, 2013
Bayer CropScience announced the release of two new Stoneville cotton varieties on Wednesday at the Beltwide Cotton Conferences, touting the …
January 2, 2013
After examining exciting forthcoming traits from Bayer and Dow PhytoGen, we shift our focus to Monsanto’s coming trait package called …
December 20, 2012
Monsanto announced recently that three new cotton varieties are being commercialized for the Deltapine Class of 13. Evaluated by nearly …
January 22, 2015
Final data for the 2014 Mississippi State University on-farm cotton variety trials is now available online.
December 16, 2014
The 2015 Tennessee Cotton Variety Guide is now available online.
December 15, 2014
Data from the 2014 Mississippi Small Plot Cotton Official Variety Trial is now available through Mississippi State University.
December 6, 2014
At a time when growers rely increasingly more on genetic advancements in yield and fiber quality to keep cotton economically viable, cotton breeders and researchers are excited about the possibilities that genome mapping brings to variety and trait development.
November 26, 2014
The annual Replicated Agronomic Cotton Evaluation trial results for the South, East and Central Regions of Texas are now available from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.
September 16, 2014
According to the USDA 2014 Cotton Varieties Planted report, Deltapine was the most popular cottonseed brand planted in the U.S. this season, with PhytoGen’s PHY 499 WRF ranked as the top planted variety.
July 21, 2014
Two Mid-South cotton growers are the grand prize winners in the 2013 Bayer CropScience Cotton Belt Challenge.
May 8, 2014
The seventh season of the Deltapine New Product Evaluator (NPE) program is underway, with growers planting and evaluating variety candidates for the Class of 15, including two new lines bred for root-knot nematode resistance.