Seed companies see results in Sunbelt Expo fields

October 2003
Southeast Farm Press;10/1/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 23, special section p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the participants of field trials at the Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition from October 14 through 16, 2003. Fiber quality of the Roundup Ready yield variety of Delta and Pine Land for 2004; Transgenic cotton varieties from Stoneville Pedigreed Seed Co.; Legume inoculation of Nitragin Inc. for peanuts and soybeans.


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