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Tennessee Cotton: Recommendations for Harvest Aids – Products and Timing

Tennessee Cotton: Recommendations for Harvest Aids – Products and Timing

👤By Tyson Raper, University of Tennessee Cotton and Small Grains Specialist 🕔Sep 14, 2017

August felt more like September and the first few days of September forced many to rummage through the closet for a jacket. Still, it appears we’ve been given an excellent window for harvest aids over the next 10 days.

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Arkansas Rice: Harvest Aids Ahead of Storms

Arkansas Rice: Harvest Aids Ahead of Storms

👤By Jarrod Hardke, University of Arkansas Extension Rice Specialist 🕔Sep 12, 2017

Due to incoming wind and possibly rain from Hurricane Irma, many are questioning potential harvest aid applications before rice potentially lodges. There are many risks associated with this tactic. Harvest aids (sodium chlorate / salt) are beneficial at facilitating harvest

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Tennessee: 2017 MidSouth Cotton Defoliation Guide Available

Tennessee: 2017 MidSouth Cotton Defoliation Guide Available

👤By Tyson Raper, University of Tennessee Cotton and Small Grains Specialist 🕔Sep 11, 2017

The MidSouth’s cotton crop is rapidly maturing and many of our acres will receive a harvest aid application soon after Hurricane Irma moves through the area.  There are many factors to consider in determining timing, products and rates.

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Arkansas Cotton: Harvest Aid Recommendations

Arkansas Cotton: Harvest Aid Recommendations

👤By Bill Robertson, University of Arkansas Extension Cotton Agronomist 🕔Sep 8, 2017

We are quickly approaching the finish line with this cotton crop. We were lucky in dodging the bullet with hurricane Harvey compared to the destruction our neighbors to the south encountered. The passing of the latest weather system (9-5) has brought

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Mississippi Soybeans: Harvest Aids and Late Season Management

Mississippi Soybeans: Harvest Aids and Late Season Management

👤From Mississippi State University Extension 🕔Aug 21, 2017

As more and more of Mississippi’s soybeans approach maturity, numerous calls regarding harvest aids and other late-season management considerations have been received.

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Louisiana Soybeans: Considerations on the Use of Harvest Aids

Louisiana Soybeans: Considerations on the Use of Harvest Aids

👤By Todd Spivey, Sebe Brown, Josh Copes, Donnie Miller, and Boyd Padgett, LSU AgCenter Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Over the last several weeks, we have received numerous calls about soybean harvest aid timing, products, and general recommendations. The use of harvest aids in Louisiana soybeans is a common practice, with timely applications improving seed quality and harvest efficiency

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Arkansas Rice: Early Harvest Begins; Making Harvest Aid Decisions

Arkansas Rice: Early Harvest Begins; Making Harvest Aid Decisions

👤By Jarrod Hardke and Gus Lorenz, University of Arkansas Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 4, 2017

Crop Progress Rice harvest has begun on a very limited basis. Initial yield reports don’t tell us a great deal, but opinions have been that yields are good to very good. Some yields have been 20 bu greater than the

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Texas LRGV Cotton: Time to Consider Harvest Aid Timing

Texas LRGV Cotton: Time to Consider Harvest Aid Timing

👤By Danielle Sekula, Texas AgriLife Extension Agent 🕔Jun 30, 2017

General Situation We received some good rains this week in some areas around the Valley, it was what I call a ‘hit and miss’. Grain sorghum and corn harvesting has continued this week as well. Temperatures still in the high

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Tennessee Cotton: Wrapping Up Harvest Aid Applications

Tennessee Cotton: Wrapping Up Harvest Aid Applications

👤By Tyson Raper, University of Tennessee 🕔Oct 6, 2016

Tennessee cotton growers have been blessed with another great harvest season and it appears they may be able to finish harvest with little rain.

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Texas Cotton: Scouting for Harvest Aid Needs – How To Videos

Texas Cotton: Scouting for Harvest Aid Needs – How To Videos

👤From Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Sep 27, 2016

Dr. Pat Porter, District 2 Entomologist, and Kerry Siders, EA-IPM Hockley, Cochran, & Lamb, shot two cotton videos to finish out the Texas AgriLife how to scout cotton series for now. Cotton Harvest Aids Explained Assessing Cotton Maturity for Harvest Aid

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