Tagged Research (Page 3)
March 30, 2017
From a cotton farming standpoint, it may be more important now than ever to match your surroundings with your weed control responsibilities.
March 17, 2017
A new webcast on the economic value of choosing the correct cotton variety has been added to the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.
March 13, 2017
A new Bayer breeding and research station near Lubbock, TX, focuses on drought-resistant cotton varieties and traits for limited-input situations.
Disease Control / Nematodes
March 10, 2017
Dr. Terry Wheeler and her Texas A&M AgriLife pathology colleagues are working to solve a mysterious problem thought to have been resolved 40 years ago.
March 6, 2017
PhytoGen varieties offer more and better in-plant, native trait protection to help cotton thrive, protect quality and optimize yields.
February 27, 2017
A study conducted by Texas Tech University’s Institute of Environmental and Human Health shows that finer raw cotton in loose form performs best for absorbing oil spills.
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 17, 2017
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension agronomists in the High Plains and Rolling Plains have released the results of their large plot, on-farm, replicated cotton variety trials from 2016.
January 31, 2017
The Texas A&M AgriLife Research unmanned aerial systems research team recently provided updates on project results from across Texas.
January 19, 2017
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension 2016 Replicated Agronomic Cotton Evaluation trial results from South and East Texas reflect the extremes of the past season.
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.
December 28, 2016
Irrigated cotton producers on the Texas Rolling Plains could potentially be reaping more dollars per acre if they include a cover crop on their continuous cotton.
December 20, 2016
A new discovery gives plant breeders key genetic information they need to alter the shape of a cotton plant’s leaves in potentially beneficial ways.
Around The Gin
April 9, 2018
Nine Class of 19 variety candidates will be in growers’ fields this year as the Deltapine New Product Evaluator (NPE) Program kicks off its eleventh season.
March 27, 2018
BASF has revised its Grow Smart Rewards program to provide Arkansas growers alternative weed control solutions during the dicamba application ban from April 16 through October 31.
April 17, 2018
Thanks to the efforts of many in the industry, a badly-needed cotton relief program found new life on Capitol Hill.
April 17, 2018
Presentations from the 2017 Mississippi State Row Crop Short Course are now part of the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.
April 17, 2018
Wrangler jeans has published a report highlighting the significant economic and environmental benefits of certain cotton farming techniques.
April 10, 2018
According to The Wall Street Journal, the U.S. Department of Justice has decided to approve Bayer’s acquisition of Monsanto Co., with closing expected in the second quarter of 2018.