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August 19, 2015
Pakistani officials are working to ramp up efforts in the country’s on-going battle with cotton leaf curl virus.
July 6, 2015
Farmers in eligible counties may enroll in the Cotton Transition Assistance Program from July 6 through September 30.
May 26, 2015
USDA is seeking comments on preliminary documents relating to pending deregulation of Enlist cotton from Dow AgroSciences.
April 17, 2015
USDA’s Farm Service Agency has announced the 2015-crop loan rate differentials for Upland and extra-long staple cotton.
March 9, 2015
Dr. Jodi Scheffler’s work is helping solve problems and improve cotton production around the world.
January 16, 2015
The USDA has announced its decision to deregulate Bollgard II XtendFlex cotton and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans – Monsanto’s dicamba-tolerant trait technologies for those crops.
January 8, 2015
USDA has joined other global organizations in celebrating the International Year of Soils.
December 31, 2014
USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service has extended the public comment period on the Conservation Stewardship Program interim rule through January 20, 2015.
December 15, 2014
USDA has posted its final Environmental Impact Statement for Monsanto’s dicamba-tolerant cotton and soybean varieties in the Federal Register, beginning a 30-day review period before the agency publishes its final decision on deregulation of these varieties.
December 11, 2014
Based on information contained in USDA’s December World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, U.S. cotton production is down slightly over earlier projections, while export numbers remain unchanged.
December 4, 2014
Cotton fiber represented by the Cotton LEADS program is now considered 100 percent bio-based by USDA, following recent revisions to its BioPreferred Program guidelines.
November 28, 2014
According to USDA's 2014 Farm Sector Income Forecast report, net farm income for the year is projected to be down more than 23 percent from 2013.
November 5, 2014
USDA is seeking public comment on proposed changes to the Conservation Stewardship Program that are designed to deliver a higher level of conservation benefits.
November 4, 2014
Based on changes mandated through the 2014 Farm Bill, producers are now required to have a completed and signed Highly Erodible Land Conservation and Wetland Conservation Certification on file with the Farm Service Agency.
Around The Gin
March 15, 2018
PhytoGen has added five new varieties with WideStrike 3 Insect Protection and the Enlist cotton trait to its existing portfolio of W3FE varieties for 2018.
March 13, 2018
Preliminary data from its second commercial season shows that Indigo Cotton demonstrated an average yield gain of 14% in commercial fields of West Texas.
March 7, 2018
Online pricing and hedging tool adds custom pricing functionality and mobile access.
March 6, 2018
PhytoGen brand varieties continued their success in university Extension variety trials in 2017.
February 27, 2018
A free mobile app to help growers and applicators successfully apply XtendiMax Herbicide with VaporGrip Technology is now available from Monsanto.
March 8, 2018
Several well-known brands and retailers are offering new product lines featuring technologies developed by Cotton Incorporated.