Tagged Cotton Incorporated (Page 2)
September 16, 2014
When folks in the cotton industry say polyester stinks, they now have the research to back the statement up.
September 10, 2014
Two new webcasts to help growers successfully capture and use data from yield monitors have been added to the Focus on Cotton online webcast resource, developed by Cotton Incorporated and the Plant Management Network.
September 8, 2014
Five honorees have been elected to the first class of Cotton Incorporated’s newly-established Cotton Research and Promotion Program Hall of Fame.
August 13, 2014
The Cotton Board voted to recommend Cotton Incorporated’s proposed 2015 budget of $80 million to the Secretary of Agriculture.
July 31, 2014
Texas Tech University researchers have discovered that low-grade cotton made into an absorbent nonwoven mat can collect up to 50 times its own weight in oil, strengthening cotton’s potential use as a natural sorbent for oil spills.
July 29, 2014
Two new webcasts focusing on minimizing sticky cotton through aphid and whitefly management have been added to the Focus on Cotton online webcast resource.
July 24, 2014
More than 200 partner companies have now joined the Cotton LEADS program since its launch in October 2013.
July 18, 2014
Two new webcasts focusing on crop protection and irrigation management have been added to the Focus on Cotton online webcast resource, developed by Cotton Incorporated and the Plant Management Network.
July 10, 2014
The cotton industry has joined the launch of a new agricultural supply chain program for U.S. commodity crops from Field to Market, the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture.
June 13, 2014
The Cotton Board’s Executive Committee has confirmed $80 million for funding of the 2015 Research and Promotion Program.
Around The Gin
February 23, 2015
Cheminova plans to register pethoxamid, a new herbicide active ingredient, to help growers manage herbicide-resistant weeds.
February 18, 2015
Brake Herbicide has received Section 18 emergency use exemptions for control of glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth in six cotton producing states.
February 18, 2015
TeeJet Technologies’ new Matrix 430 GNSS guidance system is ideal for a wide range of field applications.
February 17, 2015
TeeJet Technologies has introduced the RX520 dual frequency GNSS receiver for precision farming operations.
Disease Control / Nematodes
February 6, 2015
TOPGUARD Terra fungicide from Cheminova has received EPA registration for control of cotton root rot.
January 27, 2015
Following USDA deregulation of the Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton technology, Deltapine has announced plans to offer five new B2XF varieties for the 2015 season.
January 21, 2015
A limited introduction of Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton varieties is planned for the 2015 planting season through Deltapine and select licensees.
March 3, 2015
ICAC analysts are forecasting world ending stocks outside of China to grow for the second consecutive year, marking the largest volume of world stocks in the last 35 years.
March 2, 2015
The market is still full of uncertainties, and this recent slowdown might just be a signal that the market needs to take a breather.