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Texas Cotton: Varieties Eyed in Extension Trials Across High Plains

Texas Cotton: Varieties Eyed in Extension Trials Across High Plains

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Apr 20, 2017

With a growing number of producers interested in cotton due to good markets and prices, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service variety trials are sure to get more attention in the coming weeks and years, an agency agronomist said. Although

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Texas Cotton: Variety Trial Results Available for High Plains, Rolling Plains

Texas Cotton: Variety Trial Results Available for High Plains, Rolling Plains

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Feb 17, 2017

With variety selection the most important decision made during the year by cotton farmers, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agronomists in the High Plains and Rolling Plains have variety trial results to share from 2016. Dr. Jourdan Bell in Amarillo

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Georgia Cotton: Thomas County Dryland Variety Trial Results

Georgia Cotton: Thomas County Dryland Variety Trial Results

👤By Andrew Sawyer, University of Georgia 🕔Jan 27, 2017

University of Georgia has released its 2016 dryland cotton variety trial results for Thomas County.

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Virginia: Peanut Variety, Quality Evaluation Report for 2016

Virginia: Peanut Variety, Quality Evaluation Report for 2016

👤By Maria Balota, Virginia Cooperative Extension 🕔Jan 25, 2017

Growers in Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina are always in need for high yielding, disease resistant and early maturing peanut varieties with good grading and processing quality. The multi-state Peanut Variety and Quality Evaluation (PVQE) program evaluates advanced breeding

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Texas Cotton: 2016 Variety Trial Results Tell of Extremes in Yields, Weather

Texas Cotton: 2016 Variety Trial Results Tell of Extremes in Yields, Weather

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jan 19, 2017

The 2016 Replicated Agronomic Cotton Evaluation or RACE trial results from South and East Texas are in and reflect the extremes of the past season, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist. “We had many regions with superb

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South, East Texas Cotton: 2016 On-Farm Variety Results

South, East Texas Cotton: 2016 On-Farm Variety Results

👤From Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jan 17, 2017

What a year 2016 was for cotton production in South and East Texas. We had many regions with superb yield and quality, while other regions that suffered tremendously from excessive late-season rainfall. These differences are reflected in the 2016 RACE

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Illinois Soybeans: 2016 SDS Commercial Variety Test Results Available

Illinois Soybeans: 2016 SDS Commercial Variety Test Results Available

👤By Angie Peltier, University of Illinois 🕔Dec 20, 2016

This past growing season personnel from Southern Illinois University, Iowa State University and University of Illinois evaluated more than 580 soybean varieties from 22 seed companies in USB-sponsored sudden death syndrome (SDS) variety trials. The varieties that were evaluated ranged

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Tennessee: 2016 Cotton Variety Trial Results

Tennessee: 2016 Cotton Variety Trial Results

👤By Tyson Raper and Ryan Blair, University of Tennessee 🕔Dec 20, 2016

The 2016 TN Cotton Variety Trial Results Publication is now available online.

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Florida Corn: 2016 Corn Variety Trial Summary

Florida Corn: 2016 Corn Variety Trial Summary

👤By John Doyle Atkins, University of Florida 🕔Dec 19, 2016

Santa Rosa County is not a major corn producer, as compared to the Midwest, but farmers there do grow 600-800 acres of field corn each year.  These producers plant corn as a summer rotational crop, some for cattle feed, and a significant

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Alabama: 2016 On-Farm Cotton Variety Trial Results Available

Alabama: 2016 On-Farm Cotton Variety Trial Results Available

👤By Trey Cutts, Alabama Cooperative Extension 🕔Dec 16, 2016

The 2016 On-Farm Cotton Variety Trial results are now available. Variety selection is one of the most important decisions in cotton production. Increasing genetic yield potential and rapid cycle breeding techniques allows seed companies to bring an ever-increasing number of top

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