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Texas Field Reports: Catfish Production Down but Producers Faring Well

Texas Field Reports: Catfish Production Down but Producers Faring Well

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 21, 2017

Texas catfish production is down, but that’s not bad news for fish producers around the state, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Todd Sink, AgriLife Extension fisheries specialist, College Station, said Texas catfish producers were slowly entering

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Louisiana Field Reports: Sugarcane Harvest Passes Halfway Mark

Louisiana Field Reports: Sugarcane Harvest Passes Halfway Mark

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 20, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 19, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish “Sugarcane and second rice crop harvest continued. A little rain would sure be in order to help

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Louisiana Field Reports: Ideal Conditions for Sugarcane, Ratoon Rice Harvest

Louisiana Field Reports: Ideal Conditions for Sugarcane, Ratoon Rice Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish  “Sugarcane and second crop rice harvest continued with ideal field conditions, favorable yields have been reported. Warm

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Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Ratoon Rice Harvest Well Underway

Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Ratoon Rice Harvest Well Underway

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 7, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 5, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish “Sugarcane harvest proceeded well with favorable yields. Second crop of rice harvest continued in areas, and crawfish

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Louisiana Field Reports: Ratoon Rice Harvest Reporting Good Yields

Louisiana Field Reports: Ratoon Rice Harvest Reporting Good Yields

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 30, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 29, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish “After a couple of frosty mornings, spring planted crops are turning color with the season. Combines begin

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Louisiana: Harvey Creates Problems for Farmers

Louisiana: Harvey Creates Problems for Farmers

👤By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 🕔Sep 1, 2017

Farmers Adam Habetz and Josh Sikes were getting their first look at their crops on Aug. 30 just after Tropical Storm Harvey had passed over western Calcasieu Parish. “I was not expecting this,” Sikes said as he looked over about

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Arkansas Rice: Rains Put Damper on Harvest, in Field Sprouting a Concern

Arkansas Rice: Rains Put Damper on Harvest, in Field Sprouting a Concern

👤By Jarrod Hardke, University of Arkansas Rice Extension Agronomist 🕔Aug 14, 2017

Crop Progress “I’m no stranger to the rain…”  This is getting out of hand.  While much of the state has missed recent forecast rainy weather, it seems most caught it today (8/11).  Most do not need a reminder but the

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Texas Rice: Learning More About the Rice Planthopper in Nicaragua

Texas Rice: Learning More About the Rice Planthopper in Nicaragua

👤By Dr. M.O. (Mo) Way, Professor of Entomology, Texas AgriLife Research and Extension Center 🕔Jun 23, 2017

I made a mistake in my last article. I wrote that Entrust has a label to control fall armyworm in organic rice. In fact, Entrust does not have a label for organic rice, but does for small grains. Apparently, rice

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Mo Way on Texas Rice: Update on Rice Planthopper

Mo Way on Texas Rice: Update on Rice Planthopper

👤Dr. M.O. (Mo) Way, Professor of Entomology, Texas AgriLife 🕔Jan 23, 2017

Well, off to a soggy start for the New Year. On January 18, I drove through Houston to participate in the Western Rice Belt Production Conference in El Campo. Many of the streets were flooded in Houston due to a

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Louisiana Field Reports: Ratoon Rice Harvest Winding Down; Little Interest in Wheat Planting

Louisiana Field Reports: Ratoon Rice Harvest Winding Down; Little Interest in Wheat Planting

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 8, 2016

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 6, 2016. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Carol Pinnell-Alison, Franklin Parish “All harvest is complete for maybe a few acres of sweet potatoes. Producers not interested in planting wheat

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