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Tennessee Field Reports: A Great Weak for Harvest

Tennessee Field Reports: A Great Weak for Harvest

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Sep 27, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 25, 2016. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Much progress has been made with corn harvest. Soybean harvest is beginning to pick up. Cotton defoliation has begun, with harvest anticipated

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Tennessee Wheat: 3 Insect Considerations When Planting

Tennessee Wheat: 3 Insect Considerations When Planting

πŸ‘€By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Sep 26, 2016

As people start considering planting wheat, there are a few things to keep in mind that will save you some unnecessary insect problems.

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Tennessee Cotton: Cold Weather Coming – How To Adjust Defoliation Program

Tennessee Cotton: Cold Weather Coming – How To Adjust Defoliation Program

πŸ‘€By Tyson Raper, Cotton & Small Grains Specialist, University of Tennessee 🕔Sep 25, 2016

Plant responses to defoliants and boll openers slow to a crawl as weather cools, and applications which seemingly blew bolls open within a day or two will now take much longer to work and some products will have almost no

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Tennessee Field Reports: Another Great Week for Harvest

Tennessee Field Reports: Another Great Week for Harvest

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Sep 19, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 18, 2016. County Agent Comments J.C. Dupree, Lauderdale County Corn harvest is over fifty percent complete and, with lack of rain in the forecast, looks like another good week for harvest.

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Tennessee Soybeans: A Year for Diseases – High Incidence Rates in Late Fields

Tennessee Soybeans: A Year for Diseases – High Incidence Rates in Late Fields

πŸ‘€By Heather Marie Kelly, University of Tennessee 🕔Sep 16, 2016

While the earliest planted soybeans are drying down and being harvested, many later planted soybeans are exhibiting multiple diseases and some pre-mature defoliation may be occurring.

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Tennessee Field Reports: Corn, Tobacco Harvests Make Good Headway

Tennessee Field Reports: Corn, Tobacco Harvests Make Good Headway

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Sep 13, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 11, 2016. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County Corn harvest has begun in earnest. Early Group 3 soybeans are being harvested. Cotton defoliation will begin end of this week or

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Tennessee: 2016 Mid-South Cotton Defoliation Guide Available

Tennessee: 2016 Mid-South Cotton Defoliation Guide Available

πŸ‘€By Tyson Raper, University of Tennessee 🕔Sep 8, 2016

Tennessee’s 2016 cotton crop is rapidly maturing and many of our acres will receive the first shot of defoliant in the next week.

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Tennessee Field Reports: Farmers Make Hay While Sun Shines

Tennessee Field Reports: Farmers Make Hay While Sun Shines

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔Sep 7, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 5, 2016. County Agent Comments Tim Campbell, Dyer County All crops are rapidly headed for maturity. Corn harvest is slowly beginning as moisture content is still a bit high in most

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Tennessee Cotton: Target Spot and Boll Drop – The Knowns and Unknowns

Tennessee Cotton: Target Spot and Boll Drop – The Knowns and Unknowns

πŸ‘€By Heather Marie Kelly, University of Tennessee 🕔Sep 5, 2016

The abnormally warm and wet conditions in the Mid-South during August have contributed to the highest level of target spot-driven defoliation in commercial fields to date.

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Tennessee: Soybean Rust Detected Mid-State

Tennessee: Soybean Rust Detected Mid-State

πŸ‘€By Heather Marie Kelly, University of Tennessee 🕔Sep 2, 2016

A sample from the soybean sentinel plot in Coffee County collected August 29th contained very low levels of soybean rust. Late planted soybeans in the area are at risk and would benefit from a fungicide application.

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