cotton production

Nematode Control Increases Cotton Yield Potential

Dan Cotton, Industry News Release, News from Our Sponsors

For cotton growers battling nematodes, University trials across the South continue to show an increase in yield and profit with an at-plant nematicide application. And according to Bayer Senior Technical Service Representative, Keith Rucker, cotton fields treated with Velum® Total have an advantage. At-plant nematode control increases cotton yield potential Velum® Total nematicide protects root system to boost potential yields University trials across …


Bayer “Farm for Good” Program

Dan Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Industry News Release, News from Our Sponsors

The Crop Science Division of Bayer is inviting Southern growers to take part in their Farm for Good™ Sweepstakes, where you could win a $5,000 donation to the local charity of your choice. Farm for Good donations will be awarded to 10 growers from the Southern states for a total of $50,000 in charitable donations to benefit organizations in grower communities. Keith Rucker, Technical Service …


Florida Ag Hall of Fame Online Ticket Sales Close Friday

Dan News from Our Sponsors

Online ticket sales for the 40th annual Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame banquet will close Friday, February 8. The annual event, which will be held February 12 in the Special Events Center at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa, will honor four inductees who have made invaluable contributions to Florida agriculture. Tickets are available online at or by calling 813-230-1918. This …

Corteva Unveils New Product

Dan Cattle, News from Our Sponsors

Corteva Agriscience, the agricultural division of DowDuPont, announced a brand new product on Thursday during the Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in New Orleans. Pasture and Land Management Business Leader, Damon Palmer, told Southeast AgNet’s Randall Weiseman that it will be a new tool for farmers and ranchers. Read more from Corteva Agriscience: Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont, Announces …


ASTA Conference Coming February 1-5

Dan News from Our Sponsors, Seeds

Southeast producers are invited to attend the American Seed Trade Association’s (ASTA) 2019 Vegetable & Flower Seed Conference, February 1-5 in Orlando, Florida. The global conference is expected to bring together some 1,000 seed industry leaders from over 35 countries, and will feature a line-up of educational sessions covering topics from trade and phytosanitary issues, to industry trends and innovation. …