The powerful protection and flexibility of Bollgard® 3 XtendFlex® Technology will soon be available with ThryvOn™ Technology — the industry's first biotech trait providing protection against tarnished plant bugs and thrips species.*
*ThryvOn Technology has proven protection against tobacco thrips (Frankliniella fusca); Western flower thrips (Frankliniella occidentalis); tarnished plant bug (Lygus hesperus); and the Western Tarnished Plant bug (Lygus lineolaris).
ThryvOn™ Technology is not currently available for commercial sale or commercial planting. Commercialization is dependent on multiple factors, including the successful conclusion of the regulatory process. ThryvOn™ Technology may not be registered in all states. Check with your state pesticide regulatory agency for the registration status in your state.
Built-in trait technology to provide season-long protection for the whole plant against tarnished plant bugs and thrips species.**
Three unique proteins against bollworm and key cotton pests can translate into fewer sprays and less potential damage to your cotton.
Tolerance to three herbicides — glyphosate, glufosinate and dicamba — gives you more options against tough-to-control weeds.
**ThryvOn Technology will protect against two species of tarnished plant bugs (Lygus hesperus and Lygus lineolaris) and thrips (Frankliniella spp.).
Cotton growers have battled thrips and tarnished plant bugs for a long time using seed treatments and insecticide applications, but built-in trait protection offers season-long coverage.
Thrips (Frankliniella spp.)
Tarnished Plant Bugs (Lygus hesperus and Lygus lineolaris)
The Roundup Ready® Xtend Crop System is the #1 cotton system planted by farmers,* delivering advanced weed control and yield potential.
*Traited acres based on Bayer internal estimates.