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Mississippi: Soybean Stem Canker – 2017 Visual Observations

Mississippi: Soybean Stem Canker – 2017 Visual Observations

👤By Tom Allen, Mississippi State University Extension Plant Pathologist 🕔Nov 20, 2017

Several comments have been voiced about typographic errors or a harvest issue regarding the harvested yield from the Clarksdale official variety trial. Variety entries exhibiting extremely low yield, in some cases less than 10 bu/A, were observed to exhibit symptoms

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Flint on Crops: Sustainability Is Not a Dirty Word – Commentary

Flint on Crops: Sustainability Is Not a Dirty Word – Commentary

👤By Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University Agronomist 🕔Nov 20, 2017

Not very long after coming to work with the Extension Service I met one of the most colorful people of my entire career. He was not a native to the area, but had become one of the most successful farmers

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Mississippi: Pipe Planner Webinar, Nov. 20

Mississippi: Pipe Planner Webinar, Nov. 20

👤By Dan Roach, Mississippi State University Extension Associate 🕔Nov 15, 2017

Below is the 2nd in the series of Pipe Planner instructional webinars given by Delta Plastics’ Irrigation Specialist Chris DeClerk.  This webinar will detail data collection, input, troubleshooting and navigation through the Pipe Planner application.

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Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Season Just About Wrapped Up

Mississippi Field Reports: Harvest Season Just About Wrapped Up

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 14, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Stephen “Steve” R. Winters, Grenada County  “Ryegrass planting is wrapping up. We received two rain showers last week, totaling a little over

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Mississippi Cotton: Top Varieties Planted in 2017

Mississippi Cotton: Top Varieties Planted in 2017

👤By Darrin Dodds, Mississippi State University Extension Cotton Specialist 🕔Nov 13, 2017

The United States Department of Agriculture – Agriculture Marketing Service released it’s annual cotton varieties planted report.  The report captures what was observed in 2017 with respect to heavy adoption of Xtend(R) cotton varieties in Mississippi.

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Mississippi: Row Crops Short Course, Starkville, Dec. 4-6

Mississippi: Row Crops Short Course, Starkville, Dec. 4-6

👤By Darrin Dodds, Mississippi State University Extension Cotton Specialist 🕔Nov 13, 2017

The 2017 Row Crop Short Course will be held at The Mill Conference Center in Starkville, MS on December 4-6th, 2017.

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Flint on Crops: Tillage Can Delay Cotton Maturity – Commentary

Flint on Crops: Tillage Can Delay Cotton Maturity – Commentary

👤By Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University Agronomist 🕔Nov 13, 2017

As we work through the years there always seems to be something that we have not considered or have not experienced that teaches us. This year we have experienced something that I will have to admit has surprised me even

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Mississippi: Cover Crop Acreage Brings Big Benefits

Mississippi: Cover Crop Acreage Brings Big Benefits

👤By Beth Baker, MSU Extension Service 🕔Nov 10, 2017

A recent survey revealed that thousands of farmers are planting cover crops and reporting benefits from the practice. While only a few respondents to the fifth annual cover crop survey were from Mississippi, the study revealed more landowners appreciate the

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Mississippi: New App to Help Share Drought Information

Mississippi: New App to Help Share Drought Information

👤By Leah Barbour, MSU Extension Service 🕔Nov 10, 2017

A web-based smartphone app developed by the Mississippi State University Extension Service allows state climate officials to document drought conditions and provide information vital to Mississippi farmers recovering from dry weather. Efforts to create the app began in 2016 when

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Mississippi: Pipe Planner Training Webinar, Nov. 13

Mississippi: Pipe Planner Training Webinar, Nov. 13

👤By Dan Roach, University of Mississippi Extension Associate 🕔Nov 9, 2017

This November, producers and other AG industry professionals will have the opportunity to take part in a series of Pipe Planner instructional webinars given by Delta Plastics’ Irrigation Specialist Chris DeClerk.

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