October 27, 2015
As growers look across their harvested fields, they should be thinking about what’s needed to get ready for 2016 plantings.
April 14, 2015
Growers need to remember that even when cotton prices are relatively low, there are no cutting corners when it comes to managing resistant weeds.
April 2, 2015
The EPA has approved Enlist Duo herbicide for use in nine additional states, including four in the Cotton Belt.
November 10, 2014
Monsanto, Sumitomo Chemical and Valent U.S.A. have agreed to extend their strategic partnership in Monsanto’s Roundup Ready PLUS Crop Management Solutions platform for U.S. cotton and soybeans.
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.
August 31, 2014
The Weed Science Society of America will conduct a national scientific summit on herbicide resistant weeds in Washington, D.C., on September 10, including a live webcast of the event for those unable to attend in person.
July 18, 2014
BASF has issued a supplemental label for use of Zidua herbicide in post-directed layby applications for weed control in cotton.
July 3, 2014
Management of Palmer amaranth is possible in cotton with careful use of hooded sprayers and other post-directed herbicide applications.
June 27, 2014
Dow AgroSciences is more than tripling the number of field training locations this summer to demonstrate the Enlist Weed Control System and other company products.
Around The Gin
November 12, 2015
Net Irrigate is adding a new product suite of WireRat Pivot Monitoring Systems, featuring modularized parts that provide growers more options at lower price points.
November 5, 2015
Dow AgroSciences and Coherent Ag Solutions are partnering to provide farmers with a new cloud-based crop protection stewardship system.
November 27, 2015
Citing “new information regarding potential synergistic effects between the two ingredients on non-target plants,” EPA is reconsidering the registration of Dow AgroSciences’ Enlist Duo herbicide for corn, soybeans and cotton.
November 18, 2015
In the latest edition of The Cotton Companion podcast, Cotton Grower editors Beck Barnes and Jim Steadman discuss the upcoming Beltwide Cotton Conferences with Bill Robertson, and one listener Texts an Expert about economical weed control.
November 17, 2015
Zhangjiagang Academy of Inspection and Detection has been certified as a “laboratory of choice” by ICA Bremen.
Production Outlook / Acreage
November 17, 2015
A Texas A&M research study has shown that cotton production in the High Plains can withstand expected climate changes.
November 16, 2015
Cotton prices desperately need something to grab hold of to help build momentum.
November 13, 2015
The absence of almost anything resembling demand continues to keep cotton prices locked in a near 10-cent trading range.
November 10, 2015
A new Focus on Cotton webcast explains the challenges and opportunities of using sensor-based variable rate application technologies in cotton production.
November 6, 2015
As one of a new generation of researchers working in cotton breeding, Americot’s Tom Brooks considers himself fortunate.