Bollgard® 3 XtendFlex® Cotton

Designed to provide the highest level of performance and control, Bollgard® 3 XtendFlex® cotton technology combines elite germplasm, best-in-class insect control, and industry leading weed control. With the introduction of a third unique protein, Bollgard® 3 XtendFlex® Technology sets a new standard in cotton pest protection.

1 Features ​& Benefits

A Wider Spectrum of Worm Control

Bollgard® 3 XtendFlex® Technology offers three unique proteins against bollworm and other cotton pests. This wider spectrum of worm control can translate into fewer sprays and less potential damage to your cotton all season long.


2 How It Works

3 Unique Proteins

Bollgard® 3 XtendFlex® Technology takes the trusted insect protection of Bollgard II® XtendFlex® Technology and introduces a third unique​ prot​ein: Vip3A. This protein adds protection against common cotton pests and increases the durability of the trait technology.

Enhanced Weed Management Flexibility

Part of the Roundup Ready® Xtend Crop System, Bollgard® 3 XtendFlex® is the only cotton technology with tolerance to three herbicides: dicamba, glyphosate and glufosinate. This kind of flexibility gives you more options against tough-to-control weeds.

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