ToughCottonForDrylandAcres 

Where you farm, conditions are tough. Water is scarce, the ground is dry and growing cotton comes with added risk. We’re proud to offer three of our toughest cotton varieties for under $300* per bag. Get all of the performance and less of the cost with DryTough™ dryland cotton varieties.

DryTough™ dryland cotton varieties 

*Based on 2019 Suggested Retail Price for Cotton Zone E.

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DryTough™ Dryland Cotton Varieties

DP 1522 B2XF

A large seeded variety with excellent fiber quality potential under stress, ease of management and broad adaption.

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DP 1549 B2XF

A proven variety with excellent heat tolerance and consistently high-performance potential on dryland fields with limited water for irrigation.

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DP 1822 B2RF

A large seeded variety with excellent seeding vigor, above average storm resistance, strong stand establishment, good fiber quality under stress.

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DP 1909 B2RF

Very early to early maturity variety with good emergence and an excellent fiber package. Contains XtendFlex Technology

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Proven to Perform

These DryTough™ varieties have shown consistent performance in dryland conditions.

DP 1522 B2XF

DP 1522 B2XF DryTough™

DP 1522 B2XF is a large seeded, vigorous variety with proven performance in dryland acres. This variety has shown excellent fiber quality potential under stress, as well as ease of management, and broad adaption.

Data Source: West TX; All Trials with trial mean yield < 1000 lb / acre; 2016-2018. N=9
  DP 1522 B2XF NG 5007 B2XF
Yield (lbs/a) 565 462
Length (in) 1.09 1.08
Strength (g/tex) 30.2 27.4
Micronaire 4.1 3.9
DP 1549 B2XF

DP 1549 B2XF DryTough™

DP 1549 B2XF is a well-proven variety with excellent heat tolerance and consistently high-performance potential on dryland fields with limited water for irrigation. This variety may require timely PGR management under vigorous growing conditions.

Data Source: West TX; All Trials with trial mean yield < 1000 lb / acre; 2016-2018. N=5
  DP 1549 B2XF NG 4601 B2XF
Yield (lbs/a) 497 399
Length (in) 1.04 1.09
Strength (g/tex) 28.9 30.9
Micronaire 3.1 3.4
DP 1822 XF

DP 1822 XF DryTough™

DP 1822 XF is a large seeded variety with excellent seeding vigor fit for dryland acres, as well as above average storm resistance. This XtendFlex® variety is having a very strong year in 2018 and provides the benefits of strong stand establishment, good fiber quality under stress, and it has shown to maintain consistent, high yield in stressed environments.

Data Source: West TX; All Trials with trial mean yield < 1000 lb / acre; 2016-2018. N=4
  DP 1822 XF NG 4545 B2XF
Yield (lbs/a) 1,043 1,002
Length (in) 1.16 1.14
Strength (g/tex) 29.6 29.3
Micronaire 3.2 3.5
DP 1909 XF

DP 1909 XF DryTough™

Very early to early maturity variety with good emergence and an excellent fiver package. This XtendFlex® variety is adapted to the Northern High Plains and Panhandle, and has also shown resistance to bacterial blight.

Data Source: West TX; All Trials with trial mean yield < 1000 lb / acre; 2016-2018. N=3
  DP 1909 XF FM 2011 GT
Yield (lbs/a) 912 828
Length (in) 1.18 1.14
Strength (g/tex) 29.9 31.0
Micronaire 4.0 3.8
West Texas Tough 

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