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
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.
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.
February 18, 2015
Brake Herbicide has received Section 18 emergency use exemptions for control of glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth in six cotton producing states.
May 18, 2015
After nearly 60 years, Cotton Council International keeps on building demand for U.S. cotton around the world.
May 18, 2015
The University of Tennessee and the University of Arkansas have confirmed dates for each state’s upcoming cotton scout schools.
May 16, 2015
The cotton market continues to defy the onslaught of bearish shots across its bow.
May 15, 2015
HanesBrands, Jo-Ann Fabrics, Kohl’s and Life Is Good are the newest additions to the partner list for the Cotton LEADS program.
May 15, 2015
Cotton growers entered the 2015 season with a new option in the battle against glyphosate-resistant pigweed.
May 14, 2015
A new tutorial webcast detailing the features and use of SeedMatrix, a web-based software program that provides objective comparison information about cotton variety performance, is now available as part of the Focus on Cotton webinar series.
May 13, 2015
USDA’s May WASDE report contains the first U.S. and World estimates for the 2015 crop year, and the numbers are about as expected – some better than expected.
May 12, 2015
It’s not uncommon for universities to recognize the importance of agriculture. It is uncommon, however, for one to go to great lengths to highlight the importance of a single crop.