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.
April 30, 2014
Deltapine has donated proceeds from the iTunes sales of “Where Heroes Are Made” – a song written and produced as a tribute to America’s cotton producers – as a scholarship to the Agri-Business Educational Foundation.
December 16, 2013
A new cotton variety bred for resistance to root knot nematodes (RKN) will be part of the recently-announced Deltapine Class …
May 29, 2013
The Deltapine New Product Evaluator (NPE) program kicks off its sixth year this season with growers evaluating seven different variety …
December 20, 2012
Monsanto announced recently that three new cotton varieties are being commercialized for the Deltapine Class of 13. Evaluated by nearly …
June 12, 2012
The innovative Deltapine Cotton New Product Evaluator (NPE) program kicks off its fifth year this season with over 200 elite …
April 3, 2012
Monsanto Company – on behalf of Deltapine cotton – and the Plains Cotton Growers, Inc. are pleased to announce Lubbock-Cooper …
December 13, 2011
Monsanto announced today at a special summit in Charleston, South Carolina, that three varieties are being commercialized for the Deltapine® …
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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.
May 27, 2015
Amid the volatility and unknowns of the cotton market, this much we know – cotton production in 2015 will require patience, a clear understanding of the risks and careful evaluation of marketing tools and choices.
May 26, 2015
USDA is seeking comments on preliminary documents relating to pending deregulation of Enlist cotton from Dow AgroSciences.
May 26, 2015
The cotton market found itself on the defensive this past week, as weather issues in all cotton-producing countries helped drive the dollar higher and prices lower.
May 18, 2015
After nearly 60 years, Cotton Council International keeps on building demand for U.S. cotton around the world.
May 18, 2015
The University of Tennessee and the University of Arkansas have confirmed dates for each state’s upcoming cotton scout schools.
May 16, 2015
The cotton market continues to defy the onslaught of bearish shots across its bow.
May 15, 2015
HanesBrands, Jo-Ann Fabrics, Kohl’s and Life Is Good are the newest additions to the partner list for the Cotton LEADS program.
May 15, 2015
Cotton growers entered the 2015 season with a new option in the battle against glyphosate-resistant pigweed.
May 14, 2015
A new tutorial webcast detailing the features and use of SeedMatrix, a web-based software program that provides objective comparison information about cotton variety performance, is now available as part of the Focus on Cotton webinar series.
May 13, 2015
USDA’s May WASDE report contains the first U.S. and World estimates for the 2015 crop year, and the numbers are about as expected – some better than expected.