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.
Auriga Industries has agreed to sell its wholly-owned subsidiary Cheminova to FMC Corporation.
Bayer CropScience has opened its newest cotton research facility – a $17 million, 76,000-square foot state-of-the-art greenhouse and headhouse addition to its existing site at Agricenter International in Memphis, TN.
Dow AgroScience is ramping up outreach and education efforts to make sure cotton producers are ready for the introduction of the Enlist Weed Control System for cotton in 2016, pending regulatory approval.
For 2015, John Deere has updated its on-board round module building CP690 (previously known as 7760) Cotton Picker with increased power, performance and uptime.
Two Mid-South cotton growers are the grand prize winners in the 2013 Bayer CropScience Cotton Belt Challenge.
As drought conditions in Texas linger, cotton research companies ramp up their efforts for water efficiency.
Dow AgroSciences is more than tripling the number of field training locations this summer to demonstrate the Enlist Weed Control System and other company products.
Syngenta and Delta F.A.R.M. are partnering to develop commercial farmland throughout Northwest Mississippi into Operation Pollinator habitats.
BASF has announced new investments and solutions to help drive yields and efficiency in U.S. agriculture.