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Tennessee Field Reports: Excellent Weather for Harvest and Planting

Tennessee Field Reports: Excellent Weather for Harvest and Planting

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 27, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 26, 2017. County Agent Comments Jeff Via, Fayette County The farmers in Fayette County are about to complete harvest for the year. We still have some cotton and beans to go.

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Tennessee Field Reports: Drier Conditions Allow Harvest to Resume

Tennessee Field Reports: Drier Conditions Allow Harvest to Resume

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 20, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 19, 2017. County Agent Comments Jeff Via, Fayette County The farmers in Fayette County have been busy when they could, harvesting soybeans and cotton. Other activities included planting wheat.  Ronnie Barron,

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Tennessee Field Reports: Localized Flooding Causes Damage

Tennessee Field Reports: Localized Flooding Causes Damage

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County  Rainy weather later part of last week and first part of this week has essentially brought all harvests to a standstill. Expected

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Tennessee Corn: 2017 Grain Hybrid Trial Results

Tennessee Corn: 2017 Grain Hybrid Trial Results

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee Extension IPM Specialist 🕔Nov 10, 2017

The final report of the 2017 Corn Grain Hybrid Trials is now available.

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Tennessee Field Reports: Rain Continues to Delay Harvest

Tennessee Field Reports: Rain Continues to Delay Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 7, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 5, 2017. County Agent Comments J. C. Dupree, Lauderdale County We still have plenty of soybeans and cotton to harvest. Timely rains are slowing harvest. Excellent yields being reported for both

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Tennessee Soybeans: Rain-Out Shelters Help Test Drought Tolerance

Tennessee Soybeans: Rain-Out Shelters Help Test Drought Tolerance

👤By Avat Shekoofa, University of Tennessee Extension Crop Physiologist 🕔Nov 3, 2017

A University of Tennessee researcher set up a several soybean variety test plots under rain-out shelters to study how they react to drought stress conditions in order to determine which varieties perform best when the weather proves uncooperative.

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Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Improve Pastures, Delay Harvest

Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Improve Pastures, Delay Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 30, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 29, 2017. County Agent Comments Jeff Via, Fayette County  The farmers in Fayette County have been busy when the weather allowed harvesting of beans and cotton. We only had about two

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Tennessee Field Reports: Crop Yields Promising; Corn Harvest Wrapping Up

Tennessee Field Reports: Crop Yields Promising; Corn Harvest Wrapping Up

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 23, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 22, 2017. County Agent Comments Jeff Via, Fayette County The farmers in Fayette County have been busy harvesting their corn, soybeans and cotton. We have finished corn harvest and yields for

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Tennessee: Dicamba – Revised Engenia, Xtendimax, and FeXapan Herbicide Labels

Tennessee: Dicamba – Revised Engenia, Xtendimax, and FeXapan Herbicide Labels

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee Extension Weed Specialist 🕔Oct 19, 2017

The EPA has approved revised Engenia, Xtendimax, and FeXapan herbicide labels for 2018.  The main changes are listed below.  Some details will have to be worked out such as what the auxin-specific training might entail that would be different from

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Tennessee Soybeans: Dicamba – Yield Reports on Injured Crops

Tennessee Soybeans: Dicamba – Yield Reports on Injured Crops

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee Extension Weed Specialist 🕔Oct 19, 2017

The question going into this fall is how much yield loss have the dicamba injured soybeans sustained? As with every concern with this dicamba drift mess, the answers are hard to get and then the results are often a mixed

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