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Tennessee Weeds: Reports of Poor Palmer Amaranth Control with Dicamba

Tennessee Weeds: Reports of Poor Palmer Amaranth Control with Dicamba

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔May 24, 2017

The worst kept secret in West Tennessee has been the reports of poor Palmer amaranth control with Engenia in a field in Fayette County.

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Tennessee: Don Tyler, Soil Scientist and No-Till Pioneer, Dies at 66

Tennessee: Don Tyler, Soil Scientist and No-Till Pioneer, Dies at 66

👤By Ginger Rowsey, UTIA Marketing and Communications 🕔May 23, 2017

Don Tyler, professor emeritus with the University of Tennessee Department of Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science (BESS), passed away at his home on Sunday, May 7. He was 66. Tyler had retired in June 2016 following a nearly 40-year career

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Tennessee Field Reports: Corn Planting Nears Completion

Tennessee Field Reports: Corn Planting Nears Completion

👤From USDA 🕔May 22, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 21, 2017. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Wheat beginning to show color changes toward maturity. Corn planting essentially finished. Some spot replanting occurred this week. Cotton planting has been

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Tennessee Weeds: Management of Late Season Johnsongrass

Tennessee Weeds: Management of Late Season Johnsongrass

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔May 19, 2017

Questions continue to arise on management of glyphosate-resistant (GR) Johnsongrass in corn, soybean and cotton.

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Tennessee: General Thoughts on Early Season Pests in Corn, Cotton, and Soybeans

Tennessee: General Thoughts on Early Season Pests in Corn, Cotton, and Soybeans

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔May 17, 2017

With a lot of our crops now planted, University of Tennessee Extension Specialist Scott Stewart has provided a few reminders and pictures about early season pest problems that are sometimes encountered.

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Tennessee Field Reports: Warmer Weather Allows for Hay Harvest

Tennessee Field Reports: Warmer Weather Allows for Hay Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 14, 2017. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Scattered showers temporarily slowed planting progress. Producers made good progress early in the week, finishing up some late corn and getting a

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Tennessee Wheat: Armyworms Present, Damage Unlikely to Impact Yields

Tennessee Wheat: Armyworms Present, Damage Unlikely to Impact Yields

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔May 12, 2017

Armyworms have caused extensive defoliation in some wheat fields, however research at the University of Arkansas done several years ago showed minimal or no yield loss from even severe defoliation once wheat is past the milk stage.

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Tennessee Weeds: Flag the Technology Helps Manage Herbicides – Video

Tennessee Weeds: Flag the Technology Helps Manage Herbicides – Video

👤By Ginger Rowsey, University of Tennessee 🕔May 11, 2017

Watch as Dr. Larry Steckel gives a quick overview of the Flag the Technology system – an inexpensive method that can help you avoid misapplication of pesticides in the field.

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Tennessee Cotton: Strategy to Consider with Shortages of Caparol, Cotoran, and Diuron

Tennessee Cotton: Strategy to Consider with Shortages of Caparol, Cotoran, and Diuron

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔May 9, 2017

Judging by calls there is a good deal of frustration with the lack of Caparol, Cotoran and Diuron.  A lot of folks are scrambling trying to come up with a Plan B or even a Plan C as cotton planters

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Tennessee: UT Weed Tour, Jackson, June 21

Tennessee: UT Weed Tour, Jackson, June 21

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔May 9, 2017

The University of Tennessee Weed Tour will be held Wednesday, June 21 at the West Tennessee Research & Education Center in Jackson, TN.

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