9434 Effects of High Rates and Tank Mix Applications on GlyTol™ + LibertyLink® Cotton

Thursday, January 8, 2009: 9:15 AM
Conf. Rooms 1-4 (Marriott Rivercenter Hotel)
Mark Rinehardt1, Linda Trolinder2, Scott Baker3, Gary Henniger2, Robert Humphries4 and Jonathan Holloway2, (1)Bayer CropScience, Sellers, SC, (2)Bayer CropScience, Lubbock, TX, (3)Bayer CropScience, Memphis, TN, (4)Bayer CropScience, Shafter, CA
Bayer CropScience has developed in-house glyphosate tolerant Glytol™ cotton and stacks of GlyTol™ with LibertyLink® cotton.  Contingent upon regulatory approval, Glytol™ cotton is planned for commercial release in 2009.  Glytol™ + LibertyLink® cotton is planned for commercial release in 2010, pending regulatory approval,  and will provide US cotton growers with new cotton varieties with season-long tolerance to a number of commercial glyphosate herbicide formulations as well as  tolerance to Ignite® herbicide.