The American Retailers Association is asking retailers and farmers to send comments to the EPA on the re-registration of atrazine; they are due by October 4, 2016.
“The occurrence of Sudden Death Syndrome in fields is dependent on physical and biological factors, and the suppressiveness of soils to disease is a long-known phenomenon. Promoting and sustaining the soil’s natural suppressiveness to disease can be integral to the effective, sustainable management of soilborne pathogens.” Read moreRead More »
Ryan Kurtz, director of agricultural research, Cotton Incorporated, says the highly successful Boll Weevil Eradication Program, genetic engineering, innovations in tillage, and changes in farm size and efficiency combined to reduce cotton’s impact on the environment over the past 35 years. Read moreRead More »