January 27, 2017
California's cooperative Pink Bollworm Program was honored by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation for its efforts to manage pink bollworm while reducing the use of pesticides.
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.
December 10, 2016
Monsanto has announced the commercialization of its new Bollgard 3 XtendFlex cotton and the Deltapine Class of 17 cotton varieties.
November 30, 2016
A new webcast focusing on bollworm management in Bt cotton has been added to the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.
November 10, 2016
Dow AgroSciences is standing by the safety of proper use of chlorpyrifos, in the face of EPA’s release of a pre-publication copy of the Notice of Data Availability related to its assessment of human health risks associated with the insecticide.
October 12, 2016
A new webcast to help growers and beekeepers work together to minimize conditions that may impact pollinators has been added to the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.
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February 24, 2017
Six TurboDrop D Series nozzles from Greenleaf Technologies have been approved for use with Monsanto’s XtendiMax herbicide with VaporGrip Technology. …
February 17, 2017
DuPont has received EPA registration for FeXapan herbicide plus VaporGrip Technology, a low-volatility dicamba formulation for use on cotton and soybean varieties carrying traits that provide tolerance to dicamba and glyphosate herbicides.
February 14, 2017
Thirteen Southern states have granted state registration of Enlist Duo herbicide for use on Enlist cotton and other crops, following federal registration received in January.
February 2, 2017
BASF has added an online training module to its On Target Application Academy stewardship program to help increase education of new and advanced herbicide technologies.
January 26, 2017
Bayer is helping support the economic sustainability of cotton growers through the company’s 2017 Shared Risk Program for those who plant FiberMax and Stoneville cotton seed.
January 13, 2017
The U.S. EPA has registered Enlist Duo herbicide for use on Enlist cotton varieties, beginning in 2017.
January 9, 2017
Data collected from 2016 trials show that Indigo Cotton – a seed treatment based on naturally occurring, in-plant microbes to help increase water use efficiency – led to yield improvements on testing acres, including an 11% average yield increase in West Texas.
January 9, 2017
Cotton growers searching to match the right variety the right field now have two new FiberMax varieties and two new Stoneville varieties to consider for 2017.
February 22, 2017
The Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry will hold its Innovative Nonwovens Conference (NETInc) April 23-26 in Minneapolis, MN.
February 21, 2017
With many producers in the northern High Plains considering cotton this year, optimizing irrigation and fertility will be important to their bottom line.