Georgia cotton gets Counter Special 18 use for nematodes, thrips

May 2014
Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;5/23/2014, p2
The article reports that cotton growers in Georgia have been allowed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to use insecticide Counter 20G to control cotton nematodes and thrips. The agency granted a Section 18 emergency exemption to the farmers in May 2014. However, plant pathologist Bob Kemerait suggests farmers to read the restrictions on the label for use of herbicides.


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