TITLE

Resistance is first line of defense against cotton nematodes

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;4/21/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of the possible phase-out of insecticide and nematocide Temik on farmers in the U.S. Bayer CropScience Ltd. has announced that the production of Temik has been halted. According to Texas AgriLife Extension plant pathologist Jason Woodward, some product will be available in 2011 but many of the products may not be available to Texas producers. The article indicates that the phase-out of Temix will affect farmers with root-knot nematode infestations.
ACCESSION #
60270886

 

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