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Weed Control

Deltapine Expands Cotton Commercial Contest for Students

September 20, 2011

Students will once again have the opportunity to win cash donations for their FFA chapter or high school as Monsanto Company – on behalf of Deltapine cotton – and Plains Cotton Growers, Inc. partner to present the Deltapine Cotton Commercial

Seed Varieties

Deltapine Tests Variety Candidates in Fourth Year of NPE Program

August 2, 2011

Excellent plant vigor is the common response in early evaluations of the Deltapine Class of 12 variety candidates being tested in the New Product Evaluator (NPE) Program.   The unique and innovative Deltapine Cotton NPE program kicks off its fourth

Seed Varieties

Deltapine Gears Up for TCGA Trade Show Exhibit

March 18, 2011

Deltapine brand cottonseed looks forward to an exciting 2011 Texas Cotton Ginners’ Association Trade Show in Lubbock, TX on March 31-April 1. The Deltapine exhibit booth will be located in the Pedestrian Mall Exhibit Area, space 286-287, and will offer

Seed Varieties

DeltapineMobile.com Offers Yield Data, Variety Information

March 1, 2011

Cotton farmers can now access yield data, agronomic alerts, variety information and contact information for Deltapine representatives and seed dealers all from their mobile phone, thanks to the new DeltapineMobile.com. With the click of a button, mobile web users can

Seed Varieties

Deltapine Introduces Acceleron Seed Treatments

February 15, 2011

Cotton farmers looking to get their Deltapine brand varieties off the best start possible in 2011 are urged to book their seed treated with Acceleron seed treatment products. “Acceleron seed treatment products help get Deltapine varieties off to a fast

Seed Varieties

Deltapine Introduces Class of 11

January 6, 2011

“After successful launches with broadly-adapted varieties in the Clas of 09 and 10, we are pleased to offer DP 1133 B2RF and DP 1137 B2RF, two products targeted to more specific regions of the Belt for high-end performance,” said Keylon

Seed Varieties

Deltapine Announces Class of 11 Varieties

December 14, 2010

Monsanto announced today that two new cotton varieties are being commercialized for the Deltapine Class of 11. “After successful launches with broadly-adapted varieties in the Class of 09 and Class of 10, we are pleased to offer DP 1133 B2RF

Ginning

Deltapine, Texas Gins Partner to Support FFA

December 14, 2010

Deltapine and cotton gins across West Texas have teamed up to support the Texas FFA Association in providing educational opportunities for members about the importance of cotton yields and production in Texas. The program is open to chapters in FFA

Seed Varieties

Deltapine Relies on Grower Input

December 3, 2010

The 2010 season marked the last that Deltapine’s gold-standard DP 555 BG/RR would be commercially available, and despite the fact that it had to be bought at paid for in 2009, it remained the number one seller in the Southeast,

Seed Varieties

GA Grower Wins Deltapine-Sponsored Trip to Luke Bryan Concert

October 26, 2010

Cotton producer Tommy Dollar of Bainbridge, GA won a trip to see rising country music star Luke Bryan live in concert during Bryan’s 2010 Farm Tour that was presented by Deltapine brand cotton seed. Dollar and his wife, Audrey, attended

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Product News

PhytoGen Partners with Farmers to Aid Local Charities

October 17, 2014

Since becoming a partner in the Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year program three years ago, PhytoGen has made donations to 25 charities on behalf of state farmers of the year.

Product News

Enlist Duo Herbicide Approved; Enlist Weed Control System Now Cleared for Use

October 16, 2014

The Enlist Weed Control System from Dow AgroSciences has been approved for field use in corn and soybeans in 2015 by federal regulatory authorities, with introduction in cotton still scheduled for 2016.

News

Registration for 2015 Beltwide Cotton Conferences Opens as Program Takes Shape

October 3, 2014

Registration now is open for the 2015 Beltwide Cotton Conferences, set for January 5-7 at the Marriott Rivercenter in San Antonio, TX.

Product News

October 10 Deadline for Public Comments on Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System Plants

September 25, 2014

The public comment period on the draft environmental impact statement for cotton and soybean plants for Monsanto’s Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System will remain open through October 10.

Cotton Production

New Cotton Webcasts Focus on Using Yield Monitor Data for Precision Planning

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.

Marketing

First Class Selected for Cotton Research and Promotion Program Hall of Fame

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.

Crop Inputs

FMC to Acquire Cheminova

September 8, 2014

Auriga Industries has agreed to sell its wholly-owned subsidiary Cheminova to FMC Corporation.

Crop Inputs

Bayer CropScience Opens New Cotton Research Greenhouse in Memphis

September 4, 2014

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.

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Cotton’s 24 Hour Runway Show Returns for Third Year

October 23, 2014

Cotton Incorporated will again host Cotton’s 24 Hour Runway Show – a fashion marathon featuring a different cotton look every minute – in early November.

News

EPA Launches Voluntary Star-Rating Program to Reduce Pesticide Drift

October 22, 2014

The EPA has announced a new voluntary Drift Reduction Technology program to encourage the use of verified, safer pesticide spray products to reduce exposure and pesticide movement and help farmers save money.

News

Cotton Industry Applauds USDA Production History Changes

October 21, 2014

The cotton industry commended USDA’s Risk Management Agency for implementing a farm law provision important to cotton production areas that have been hit with drought and other adverse weather in recent years.

News

New Farm Bill Program Provides Production History Relief

October 21, 2014

USDA has implemented a new Farm Bill initiative that will provide production history relief to farmers affected by severe weather, including drought.

News

Registration Open for Cotton Incorporated Crop Management Seminar

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.

News

Platform Specialty Products to Acquire Arysta LifeScience as Component for New Company

October 21, 2014

Platform Specialty Products has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Arysta LifeScience for approximately $3.51 billion.

News

Details from Summit on “Wicked” Herbicide Resistance Problem Now Available Online

October 21, 2014

Slides and a webcast of the Weed Science Society of America’s scientific summit on herbicide resistant weeds are now available for free online.

Market Analysis

Sleepy Market Hiding Potential Volatility

October 20, 2014

Cotton trading remains locked in a rather wide ten cent trading channel, but actively trading only a four cent band around 63 cents – 61 to 65 cents, that is. In other words, maybe we are being lulled to sleep.

Raising More Profit

Keep an Eye on Profitability When Choosing Cotton Varieties

October 17, 2014

Harvest is the right time for growers to spend a little time thinking about variety selection for next season, with an eye on profitability.

Market Analysis

Plexus: Market on Firm Footing Through Harvest

October 17, 2014

December prices should remain on firm footing until the bulk of the U.S. crop has been harvested and the quality is known. But the massive global inventory probably means a sideways-to-lower market going forward.

News

USDA Announces Measures to Help Farmers Diversify Weed Control Efforts

October 16, 2014

USDA has announced several new steps to help address the increase of herbicide resistant weeds in U.S. agricultural systems.