May 11, 2015
Six recipients have been awarded research grants from Monsanto as part of the company’s Insect Management Knowledge Program.
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 21, 2015
An international consortium has made a high-quality draft genome sequence of Upland cotton publicly available for cotton research.
April 6, 2015
Bayer CropScience has opened a new $6.3 million state-of-the-art Breeding and Trait Development Station in Pikeville, NC for cotton and soybean research.
December 15, 2014
Data from the 2014 Mississippi Small Plot Cotton Official Variety Trial is now available through Mississippi State University.
December 6, 2014
At a time when growers rely increasingly more on genetic advancements in yield and fiber quality to keep cotton economically viable, cotton breeders and researchers are excited about the possibilities that genome mapping brings to variety and trait development.
Around The Gin
May 29, 2015
Cotton and soybean growers will have a new weed control option in 2016 with Warrant Ultra Herbicide, a premix of acetochlor and fomesafen.
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.
July 7, 2015
Thirteen Southeastern cotton producers are visiting California’s San Joaquin Valley as part of the National Cotton Council’s 2015 Producer Information Exchange Program.
July 6, 2015
Farmers in eligible counties may enroll in the Cotton Transition Assistance Program from July 6 through September 30.
June 29, 2015
Round and round and round she goes… Where she stop no one knows. The circus crier could have found employment …