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January 26, 2017
Early season thrips control will be more important than ever in 2017 due to the introduction and anticipated use of dicamba-tolerant cotton varieties, according to Mississippi State University cotton specialists.
January 13, 2017
The U.S. EPA has registered Enlist Duo herbicide for use on Enlist cotton varieties, beginning in 2017.
January 5, 2017
Barry Evans, a cotton producer and industry leader from Kress, TX, is the recipient of the 2016 Cotton Grower Cotton Achievement Award.
December 28, 2016
The 70-73 cent price range remains very firm, with a good chance that the market could drift into the mid-70s.
December 19, 2016
U.S. export sales continue to lead trading. But conditions are growing for a potential “explosive fire” under the market.
December 12, 2016
USDA’s seemingly bearish December supply demand report failed to break cotton’s upside momentum, presenting a small window to potentially revive the “Made in U.S.” theme.
December 2, 2016
Cotton Grower editors Beck Barnes and Jim Steadman examine the industry’s response to EPA’s approval of Monsanto’s XtendiMax herbicide, including possible new guidelines from Mid-South Plant Boards.
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May 4, 2017
Transform WG insecticide has received Section 18 emergency use exemptions for use in cotton and sorghum in select states for the 2017 production season.
April 25, 2017
Indigo is launching Indigo Partners, a collaboration of 25 U.S. growers and agronomic experts to test agricultural technologies – including Indigo’s microbial seed treatments – during 2017.
March 7, 2017
Texas growers now have additional preplant and post planting options for using Topguard Terra to control cotton root rot.
May 26, 2017
Wrangler is partnering with a family of Alabama cotton growers on a pilot program to help U.S. cotton farmers achieve greater sustainable growing practices.
May 25, 2017
There is some concern that soil moisture in 2017 could be problematic, especially for Texas dryland cotton producers.
May 25, 2017
The NCC is ready to work with Congress regarding the “very concerning” program cuts for agriculture in the Trump Administration’s fiscal year 2018 budget.
May 23, 2017
A University of Georgia study shows that decreasing irrigation for cotton during the early season may not affect yields, while substantially reducing water usage.
May 22, 2017
A new webcast on effective management of glyphosate-resistant johnsongrass has been added to the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.
May 22, 2017
Despite price fluctuations and export sales cancellations over the past week, the cotton market hangs tough as U.S. planting continues.