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Tennessee

Tennessee Cotton: Plant Bugs and Cutout – When to Relax

Tennessee Cotton: Plant Bugs and Cutout – When to Relax

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Jul 25, 2016

Reports are variable but many are seeing a large increase in the numbers of tarnished plant bugs in cotton, especially nymphs.

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Revisiting USDA Corn and Soybean Grain Stocks Estimates

Revisiting USDA Corn and Soybean Grain Stocks Estimates

👤By Scott Irwin and Darrel Good, University of Illinois and Dwight Sanders, Southern Illinois University 🕔Jul 21, 2016

The June 1 estimates of corn and soybean stocks released by the USDA on June 30 provided some big surprises. The corn stocks estimate was about 200 million bushels larger than anticipated, while the soybean stocks estimate was about 40

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Tennessee: UT Soybean Scouting Schools – July 20 and 21

Tennessee: UT Soybean Scouting Schools – July 20 and 21

👤From UT Crops News Blog 🕔Jul 19, 2016

Reminder – Soybean Scout Schools will be held in Middle and East Tennessee on July 20 and 21, respectively, at the times and locations below. The programs are supported by the Tennessee Soybean Promotion Board and include basic information about crop development,

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Tennessee Cotton: Busy Year for Plant Bugs, and Here Come Spider Mites

Tennessee Cotton: Busy Year for Plant Bugs, and Here Come Spider Mites

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Jul 13, 2016

It’s shaping up to be a busy year managing plant bugs, but I’m also seeing and hearing about spider mites in some fields.

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Tennessee Wheat: New County Variety Data Available

Tennessee Wheat: New County Variety Data Available

👤By Ryan Blair, University of Tennessee 🕔Jul 13, 2016

Variety selection should be one of our biggest decisions when planning for the upcoming crop year.

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Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Bring Welcome Relief to Most of State

Tennessee Field Reports: Rains Bring Welcome Relief to Most of State

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 12, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 10, 2016. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County All crops are making good progress. We really need a good slow soaking rain in most areas. Jeff Via, Fayette County The

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Tennessee: Unfertilized Cover Crop May Reduce Nutrient Losses from Fields

Tennessee: Unfertilized Cover Crop May Reduce Nutrient Losses from Fields

👤By Patricia McDaniels, University of Tennessee 🕔Jul 11, 2016

Using what is known as a Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT), scientists with the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture have modeled what would happen if Tennessee soybean and corn farmers incorporated an unfertilized winter wheat cover crop into

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Tennessee: UT Offers Instructional Insect Scouting Videos

Tennessee: UT Offers Instructional Insect Scouting Videos

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Jul 11, 2016

The University of Tennessee offers 3 10 minute videos focused on scouting fields for insect pests.

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Tennessee Cotton: Managing Plant Bugs Near or at Early Bloom

Tennessee Cotton: Managing Plant Bugs Near or at Early Bloom

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Jul 7, 2016

We’ve had a recent spike of tarnished plant bug movement into cotton fields in many areas, and I’ve received a number of calls about what to spray.

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Tennessee: Mid-South Ag Finance Conference, Martin, Aug. 3

Tennessee: Mid-South Ag Finance Conference, Martin, Aug. 3

👤By Chuck Danehower, University of Tennessee 🕔Jul 7, 2016

The 2016 Mid-South Agricultural Finance Conference is set for August 3, 2016 at the Boling University Center on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Martin.

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