Virginia Cotton: Transform Receives Section 18 Approval for Tarnished Plant Bugs

🕔May 17, 2019Virginia cotton growers can now use Transform to control tarnished plant bug in cotton in 2019 (June 1 – Oct 1). This product will allow us to rotate modes of […]

Texas LRGV : Cotton in All Stages; Sugarcane Aphid in Sorghum

🕔Apr 26, 2019This was the first week in a long while that it wasn’t so windy. Crops are doing good as we have currently been in the high 80s to low 90s […]

North Carolina Cotton: Transform Receives Section 18 for Plant Bugs

🕔Apr 24, 2019Effective May 1, 2019 and expiring October 30, 2019, Transform has been approved for use in cotton as an emergency exemption to manage tarnished plant bugs in North Carolina. This […]

Arkansas Cotton: Section 18 Received for Transform for Tarnished Plant Bug

🕔Apr 12, 2019The Arkansas State Plant Board has received authorization for a Section 18 Emergency Exemption for Transform WG on Cotton.  The Emergency Exemption is effective June 1 through October 31, 2019.  The […]

Texas LRGV Cotton, Sorghum: Aphids Attracting Ladybugs

🕔Apr 5, 2019At the start of this week we were rained out across the Valley. Many areas including Donna, Pharr, Edinburg, Weslaco, Mercedes, La Villa, and others received 1.5 to 2 inches […]

Tennessee Cotton: Transform WG – Section 18 Approved

🕔Apr 2, 2019Once again, the TDA and EPA have approved the use of Transform WG in cotton for the control of plant bugs. Hopefully, this will be the last year a section […]

Texas LRGV: Cotton Planting Slowed by Cold; Corn Looks Good

🕔Mar 29, 2019Welcome back everyone for another growing season in the LRGV!  All county cotton and grain sorghum variety trials have been planted. A big thank you to our cooperating growers: Chuck McCutchen, […]

Tennessee Sweet Sorghum: Section 18 Exemption Granted for Sivanto

🕔Feb 26, 2019The Tennessee Department of Agriculture and the EPA has again approved a Section 18 that allows the use of Sivanto prime on sweet sorghum for the control of sugarcane aphids […]

Texas Upper Coast: Rice Planthopper Found in Ratoon Rice

🕔Nov 5, 2018The rice delphacid is an exotic planthopper species we found attacking the ratoon rice crop again this year in Matagorda county. It was seen in this area in 2015 for […]

North Carolina Sweet Sorghum: Sivanto Prime Receives Section 18 for Sugarcane Aphids

🕔Jul 26, 2018As in 2016 and 2017, Sivanto Prime for control of sugarcane aphid on sweet sorghum has been approved for use in North Carolina during 2018. The label describing the specific […]

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