An easier way to grow cotton

Bollgard® 3 is latest generation technology, reducing the need to spray for Helicoverpa spp.

Bollgard 2
  • cry1ac
  • cry2ab
  • cry1ac
  • cry2ab
  • vip3a

The addition of a third protein, Vip3A, reinforces the Bt proteins found in Bollgard II® – Cry1Ac and Cry2Ab. Three proteins will increase the longevity of the technology as each provides a different mode of action or ‘kill’ Helicoverpa spp. larvae in a different way.

The value of Bollgard 3 for the Australian cotton industry

Dr Kristen Knight Entomologist, Bayer

Bollgard 3 an easier way to grow cotton