Dr. Lucas Owen

Regional Agronomist North Delta|BASF

2024 Abstract - INTRODUCTION OF AXANT™ FLEX HERBICIDE TOLERANCE TECHNOLOGY - THE LATEST TECHNOLOGY FOR WEED CONTROL IN COTTON, FROM BASF: Weed resistance continues to cause issues for cotton growers in the Mid-South. BASF has a solution to help with the fight. Introducing Axant Flex Herbicide Tolerance Technology – the cotton industry’s first four-way herbicide stack. Axant Flex technology will be available to certified growers in select FiberMax® and Stoneville® cotton varieties for the 2024 season. In addition to the groundbreaking weed control technology (pending regulatory approval for use on cotton), BASF will be introducing a complete line of native traits in new varieties across the cotton belt. Many of the varieties will have resistance to Root Knot and Reniform nematodes giving growers greater peace-of-mind when planting in nematode-infested fields.


Cell Phone: 731-793-3530


Email: lucas.owen@basf.com

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