Bt Corn Hybrids : Confirmed Resistance to Western Corn Rootworm – DTN

🕔Nov 16, 2018Few corn hybrids are fully protected from the western corn rootworm anymore — not even pyramided Bt corn hybrids.   In October, Corteva Agriscience informed EPA that the company has confirmed […]

Enlist Acres: Cotton Triples; Corn Broadens, ‘Don’t Cut Corners’ – DTN

🕔May 24, 2018The Enlist weed control system is expanding this year, and with it, the need to be diligent about label compliance.   “We had such a good year last year, so let’s […]

Corn Insect Bt Technologies Offer Cost Effective, Proactive Protection

🕔Jun 22, 2017Farmers looking for ways to bolster profit margins, including reducing input costs, often think about planting non-Bt corn. But there are strong reasons not to cut Bt trait technology. Not only are Bt technologies […]

Corn, Soybeans: Re-Planting Cuts a 7-State Swath – DTN

🕔May 30, 2017How bad has this spring been for corn planting? Bad enough that some seed companies are now getting calls requesting a second round of replant corn, and the planting season […]

Corn Insect Control: Dow’s PowerCore and SmartStax Offer More Choices

🕔Mar 2, 2017Corn growers make big decisions that impact yield and profitability long before planters roll into spring fields. Selecting the right insect trait technology is one of those choices, and growers […]

Dow, DuPont Under Fire for Corn Bt Traits in Western Bean Cutworm Control – DTN

🕔Oct 18, 2016Farmers buying corn seed with western bean cutworm in mind should tread carefully this fall. Two Bt traits are labeled to control the pest, Herculex I (Cry1F) and Viptera (Vip3A). […]

Entomologists: Cry1F Fails to Control Western Bean Cutworm Despite Co. Claims – DTN

🕔Oct 6, 2016Editor’s note: This story was updated with a statement from Dow AgroSciences at 12:50 p.m. CDT. The original story was posted at 8:38 a.m. CDT on Wednesday, Oct. 5. Entomologists […]

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