New herbicide resistant traits coming to a cotton field near you

Cline, Harry
February 2011
Western Farm Press;2/12/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the development of new herbicides to address the growing problem of glyphosate-resistant weeds in the U.S. It states that Bayer CropScience Ltd. is developing HPPD-inhibitor resistance traits in cotton which will allow cotton growers to control pigweed in its later growth stage. It notes that Monsanto Co. is expected to develop a biotechnology stress solution for the dryland corn market.


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