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North Carolina Cotton: Farm Variety Evaluation Program Results Are In

North Carolina Cotton: Farm Variety Evaluation Program Results Are In

👤By Guy Collins and Keith Edmisten, North Carolina State University Extension Specialists 🕔Nov 30, 2017

Although 2017 brought its share of challenges, this has been a year that our growers have badly needed for a while. We are thankful to harvest high yields in most areas of our cotton-producing areas while avoiding any majorly destructive

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North Carolina Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Wrapping Up, Yields All Over

North Carolina Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Wrapping Up, Yields All Over

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 26, 2017. Extension Commentary Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Weather conditions for the week were mostly dry and cool with low temperatures primarily in the lower 30’s – upper 20’s.

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North Carolina Field Reports: Soybean, Cotton Harvest Continue with Good Yields

North Carolina Field Reports: Soybean, Cotton Harvest Continue with Good Yields

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 20, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 19, 2017. Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Weather conditions for the week were mostly dry and cool with low temperatures primarily in the lower 30’s – upper 20’s.

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North Carolina Wheat: Hessian Fly Adults Are Active- Should You Spray?

North Carolina Wheat: Hessian Fly Adults Are Active- Should You Spray?

👤By Dominic Reisig, North Carolina State University Entomology and Plant Pathologist 🕔Nov 20, 2017

Hessian fly eggs have been spotted on wheat in Beaufort County, NC. Larvae will hatch from these eggs and will feed throughout the cold months, killing tillers. Here are some bits of information to help you decide whether or not

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North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Harvest, Freeze Hits Soybeans

North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Slow Harvest, Freeze Hits Soybeans

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension  Weather conditions for the week started off warm but cooled considerably late week. Light rain and drizzle much of the week

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North Carolina Field Reports: Mostly Drier Conditions Aid Harvest, Wheat Planting

North Carolina Field Reports: Mostly Drier Conditions Aid Harvest, Wheat Planting

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 7, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 5, 2017. General Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension This weeks weather conditions were warm and relatively dry. Light rain mid week somewhat limited field work with most of the

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North Carolina Field Report: Soybean, Cotton Harvest Continue, Wheat Being Planted

North Carolina Field Report: Soybean, Cotton Harvest Continue, Wheat Being Planted

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 30, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 29, 2017. Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension  Storm events early and late in the week brought significant moisture to the area resulting in some isolated flash flooding with

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North Carolina Field Reports: 1st Frost Hits Some Areas, Harvest Continues in Full Swing

North Carolina Field Reports: 1st Frost Hits Some Areas, Harvest Continues in Full Swing

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 24, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 22, 2017. General Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Weather conditions for the week were primarily cooler and dry with only a little precipitation early in the week. Most of

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North Carolina Cotton: How Do We Manage Defoliation for the Rest of This Season?

North Carolina Cotton: How Do We Manage Defoliation for the Rest of This Season?

👤By Keith Edmisten and Guy Collins, North Carolina State University Extension Cotton Specialists 🕔Oct 18, 2017

We’ve received a lot of phone calls over the last few days about how to address various cotton defoliation issues for the remainder of this season. Below are the most common scenarios for which we have been called and how

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North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Delay Harvest, Some Regrowth in Cotton

North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Delay Harvest, Some Regrowth in Cotton

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the week Ending October 15, 2017. Extension Comments Stanley Holloway – Yancey County Extension Weather conditions returned to warm and relatively dry following the much needed rain late in the precious week. Most of the

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