National Industrial Hemp Council has received $200,000 in USDA Market Access Program (MAP) funding to support export market development of industrial hemp. Hemp for industrial use, textile and CBD market […]
As thousands of Future Farmers of America members are virtually attending the 93rd National FFA Convention & Expo, a group of West Texas students is reaping rewards from the Blue […]
Aprovia Top fungicide from Syngenta, a broad-spectrum disease control tool containing two highly efficacious active ingredients, recently was approved for use in California. Aprovia Top delivers a potent combination to […]
Larry Stalcup, Contributing Editor Debra Ferguson, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Southwest Cotton, sponsored by the Southwest team of PhytoGen cottonseed. Subscribe Many thanks to the PhytoGen […]
Cutout and Defoliation. Cotton is moving along with a big push from high temperatures and dry weather.
Indoor vertical farming is stepping into 430 grocery stores in California. Albertsons Companies, Inc. and Plenty Unlimited Inc., have formed a partnership to provide shoppers in more than 430 stores […]
Herbicides. Pre-plant and residual applications have been key to control. But late-season culprits, especially pigweed seedlings, need to be taken care of quickly. With no Dicamba to lean on, Roundup and Liberty are the products of choice –or no choice.
Hurricane Hanna showed no mercy. Texas counties Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy took the brunt of the storm. Holly Davis, Texas AgriLife, reported damage estimates in the 130,000-plus acres range.
The Lower Rio Grande Valley was ransacked last weekend (7/25) when Hanna’s high winds and pounding rain ripped through the region destroying everything in its wake, including a promising cotton crop.
Larry Stalcup, Contributing Editor Debra Ferguson, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Southwest Cotton, sponsored by the Southwest team of PhytoGen cottonseed. Subscribe OVERVIEW Rain on the Plains. […]