Tagged Crop Management
April 17, 2015
Increased challenges in early season thrips and weed management can potentially impact the value of vigorous cotton seedling growth.
April 15, 2015
With cotton planting ready to begin, it’s important for growers to keep the difference between seeding rates and plant populations in mind.
March 30, 2015
In times of lower commodity prices and stable-to-higher input costs, the right fertilization program should still begin with soil testing.
February 17, 2015
The new 2015 Tennessee Cotton Quick Facts publication is now available online.
January 22, 2015
The University of Georgia has updated its plant growth regulator requirements for cotton varieties for 2015.
January 8, 2015
Monsanto and FMC have agreed to extend and broaden their current relationship to help benefit cotton, corn and soybean growers through Roundup Ready PLUS Crop Management Solutions.
Production Outlook / Acreage
December 30, 2014
According to Rabobank’s recent Fertilizer Quarterly report, fertilizer supply for 2015 appears to outweigh global demand, making the pricing forecast for the first quarter of the year rather cloudy.
November 18, 2014
A new webcast focusing on whitefly and virus management has been added to the Focus on Cotton online webcast resource.
October 21, 2014
Cotton Incorporated will conduct its 2014 Crop Management Seminar on November 12-13 at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center. And attendees can expect an economic and environmental focus on keeping cotton sustainable.
Around The Gin
April 28, 2015
Nearly 200 farmers will be part of the Deltapine New Product Evaluator program this year to help evaluate cotton variety candidates for the Deltapine Class of 16.
April 2, 2015
The EPA has approved Enlist Duo herbicide for use in nine additional states, including four in the Cotton Belt.
March 19, 2015
WinField is adding Monsanto’s new Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton trait to two new CROPLAN cotton varieties for 2015.
March 17, 2015
The new DynaJet Flex 7120 nozzle control system from TeeJet Technologies helps growers manage spray quality across a variety of operating speeds and application rates.
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.
April 30, 2015
Executives from 11 Pakistani textile companies will tour the U.S. Cotton Belt May 3-9 as part of the COTTON USA Pakistan Special Trade Mission.
Disease Control / Nematodes
April 29, 2015
Two new webcasts focusing on seedling diseases and soil fertility have been added to the Focus on Cotton online webcast resource.
April 28, 2015
May 19 is the new date for Cotton Incorporated’s Cotton Price Risk Management Seminar in Maricopa, AZ.
April 23, 2015
The National Cotton Council has named 12 U.S. cotton industry members to its Emerging Leaders Program class for 2015-16.
April 21, 2015
An international consortium has made a high-quality draft genome sequence of Upland cotton publicly available for cotton research.