Tagged resistance (Page 2)
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.
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.
May 5, 2014
After a year of initial show and tell for the Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System – including Bollgard II XtendFlex for cotton – Monsanto is preparing to ramp up their educational efforts in 2014 in anticipation of deregulation for a market introduction in 2015.
April 30, 2014
The EPA has announced its proposed decision to register Enlist Duo herbicide from Dow AgroSciences and has opened a 30-day comment period for input before making its final registration decision.
April 10, 2014
The Enlist Weed Control System is slated for introduction in cotton in 2016.
March 31, 2014
Cheminova, Inc. is launching Statement herbicide for control of glyphosate and ALS-resistant weeds in both cotton and soybeans.
February 18, 2014
Cotton prices moved higher on the week, reaching a six month high as the March contract gave way to the …
January 9, 2014
Over the years, Italian Ryegrass could be found on roadsides, in ditches, and other benign places. Unfortunately, glyphosate-resistant biotypes of …
December 16, 2013
The December supply demand report and the weekly export sales report were both void of any surprises this past week, …
December 16, 2013
A new cotton variety bred for resistance to root knot nematodes (RKN) will be part of the recently-announced Deltapine Class …
December 13, 2013
Nufarm has announced a new line of herbicide products that will offer cotton, soybean, peanut and corn growers effective, economical …
December 13, 2013
For nearly a decade, cotton growers have been battling to save crops from glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth – or pigweed. Though …
Around The Gin
August 17, 2017
The FiberMax Maximizer Club honored 121 growers who yielded at least 1,000 lb/A on dryland acres with FiberMax varieties in 2016.
August 7, 2017
Monsanto and Valent U.S.A. are expanding their crop protection partnership for the 2018 Roundup Ready PLUS Crop Management Solutions platform.
July 31, 2017
A new burndown option for tough broadleaf weeds has shown excellent promise in trials across the Mid-South and Midwest.
July 12, 2017
Southeast cotton producers say latest technologies from PhytoGen help protect yield and quality.
May 4, 2017
Transform WG insecticide has received Section 18 emergency use exemptions for use in cotton and sorghum in select states for the 2017 production season.
August 18, 2017
In this episode of The Cotton Companion, Beck Barnes and Jim Steadman discuss the stunning U.S. production forecast from USDA and visit with Dr. Jason Norsworthy about some of the findings of a summer’s worth of field research on dicamba in Arkansas.
August 14, 2017
If USDA’s September numbers still validate a 20+ million bale crop, prices could slide. If not, the 68-70 cent level – or better – should hold.
August 11, 2017
Work done by University of Arkansas weed scientists has found that every dicamba formulation tested this spring and summer demonstrated a level of volatility.
August 4, 2017
Although growers are still treating cotton insects, it’s appropriate to look ahead at proper timing for terminating those treatments.