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Tennessee Corn: Glyphosate-Resistant Johnsongrass Management

Tennessee Corn: Glyphosate-Resistant Johnsongrass Management

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 25, 2017

A number of questions have arisen on how to manage the glyphosate-resistant (GR) Johnsongrass that is very prevalent in some corn fields of south west Tennessee.

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Tennessee Weeds: Cotoran and Caparol Shortage – How to Proceed?

Tennessee Weeds: Cotoran and Caparol Shortage – How to Proceed?

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 25, 2017

The shortage of Caparol is apparently causing a domino effect and now Cotoran is starting to become tight in some locales. So what are some options now that Caparol is not in the picture and Cotoran supply maybe sketchy?

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Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Halt Field Work

Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Halt Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 23, 2017. Extension Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Scattered showers throughout the week have had producers searching for dry fields to continue with corn planting. Wheat continues to progress well. J.

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Tennessee: Cotton Insect Scout School, Jackson, May 26

Tennessee: Cotton Insect Scout School, Jackson, May 26

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 21, 2017

The University of Tennessee Cotton Insect Scout School is scheduled for Friday, May 26 at the West Tennessee Research and Education Center in Jackson.

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Tennessee Cotton: Transform Again Available for Tarnished Plant Bug Control

Tennessee Cotton: Transform Again Available for Tarnished Plant Bug Control

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 21, 2017

The EPA as once again approved the Section 18 application allowing the use of Transform WG to control tarnished plant bugs in cotton

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Tennessee Cotton: Strategey for Residual PRE Control with Caparol Shortage

Tennessee Cotton: Strategey for Residual PRE Control with Caparol Shortage

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 20, 2017

There is apparently a shortage of Caparol this spring. So what are some options now that Caparol is not in the picture? The first thing to consider is potential cotton injury with any PRE applied herbicides in cotton.

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Tennessee: Farm E-Commerce Workshop, Jonesborough, May 9

Tennessee: Farm E-Commerce Workshop, Jonesborough, May 9

👤By Chuck Grigsby, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 19, 2017

Is e-commerce right for your farm? To help farmers answer this question, the University of Tennessee Center for Profitable Agriculture will conduct a full-day “E-commerce for Direct Farm Marketers” workshop in Jonesborough on May 9. This e-commerce workshop is designed

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Tennessee Field Reports: Planting Continues as Drier Weather Prevails

Tennessee Field Reports: Planting Continues as Drier Weather Prevails

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 17, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 16, 2017. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Producers made progress this week with corn planting. Wheat continues to head out and is looking pretty good. Winter damage to Dyer

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Tennessee Wheat: Stripe Rust on the Move, Time for Scab Decisions

Tennessee Wheat: Stripe Rust on the Move, Time for Scab Decisions

👤By Heather Marie Kelly, University of Tennessee 🕔Apr 13, 2017

Additional reports of stripe rust have been coming in across west Tennessee as many fields begin to bloom. Decisions to apply a fungicide to protect not only from stripe rust but also head scab need to be made.

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Tennessee Field Reports: Corn Planting Begins

Tennessee Field Reports: Corn Planting Begins

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 10, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 9, 2017 County Agent Comments Jeff Via, Fayette County The farmers in Fayette County may get started on corn planting this weekend. Some have started in other counties. Wheat looks good

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