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.
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.
June 13, 2014
Frequent flooding and hard rains throughout the upper Mid-South have made it virtually impossible for growers to spray Palmer amaranth as timely as needed.
Around The Gin
July 31, 2015
Southern cotton and soybean growers who have worked with the Enlist Weed Control System in on-farm research plots are now sharing their experiences.
July 23, 2015
The USDA has deregulated Dow AgroSciences’ Enlist cotton trait in the United States.
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.
March 19, 2015
WinField is adding Monsanto’s new Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton trait to two new CROPLAN cotton varieties for 2015.
August 27, 2015
Cotton’s wild ride continues, thanks to a constant barrage of economic and policy forces.
August 25, 2015
The Indian cotton crop for the new season beginning this October is estimated to be 38 million bales (170 kilograms each).
August 25, 2015
When making defoliation plans, there is more economic incentive for growers to maintain fiber quality when cotton prices are low versus when cotton prices are higher.
August 24, 2015
Cotton Grower editors Beck Barnes and Jim Steadman discuss how Georgia farmers are winning the war against nematodes. Plus, get …
August 24, 2015
Cotton had a remarkably positive week, considering its gains in the wake of a global meltdown of commodities and equities.
August 21, 2015
Since August 12, the market has gained nearly 600 points, which is impressive considering what is going on in other commodities. But financial problems in key emerging markets could dampen demand – and prices.