Bollgard® 3 ThryvOn™ Cotton With XtendFlex® Technology

Bollgard® 3 ThryvOn™ cotton with XtendFlex® Technology will be the industry's first biotech trait to provide season-long protection against tarnished plant bugs and thrips species* and may help reduce the need for some insecticide applications.

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.

1 Features

Increased Protection for Cotton Plants

ThryvOn Technology will represent the first trait in the industry to offer protection against tarnished plant bugs and thrips species.*

Through built-in trait technology, ThryvOn Technology will help defend the whole plant from these yield-robbing insects.

Pest Control Stacked in Your Favor

ThryvOn Technology will be stacked with Bollgard 3 XtendFlex technology, to provide a broad spectrum of insect protection, including protection against bollworm, tobacco budworm and other common worm pests.

More Weed Management Flexibility

With additional tolerance to glufosinate, Bollgard 3 ThryvOn cotton with XtendFlex Technology will provide more options against tough-to-control and resistant weeds like Palmer amaranth, waterhemp and marestail.

2 Performance

Designed to thrive

Because it is built to provide a high level of trait performance and protection, Bollgard 3 ThryvOn cotton with XtendFlex Technology will help protect agronomic investments.

With season-long protection, ThryvOn Technology will be the new defense against tarnished plant bugs and thrips species — helping cotton thrive.*

3 How It Works

When Pests Emerge, Plants Are Ready
  • Will defend against early season thrips species*
  • Will provide protection against damage from midseason tarnished plant bugs*
  • Will defend against a wide spectrum of yield-robbing worms*

*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).

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