Alabama Cotton: Time to Start Preparing for Thrips Management Mar 5, 2021

🕔Mar 5, 2021
As the 2021 cotton production season approaches, it is time to start preparing for thrips management. Thrips are the dominate insect pest of seedling cotton in Alabama. Each year, thrips […]

Alabama Cotton: A Look Back at the 2020 Crop – Video Mar 4, 2021

🕔Mar 4, 2021
Cherokee County farmer/ginner Rich Lindsey and Extension Agent Eddie McGriff look back at the 2020 cotton crop in NE Alabama on this edition of On The Farm in Alabama. 

Alabama Cotton: Grower Shares How He Increased Yield 170 lbs/acre – Video Mar 3, 2021

🕔Mar 3, 2021
Cherokee County, Alabama cotton farmer Nick McMichen and I discuss his on-farm thrips control trial where he increased his yields almost 170 lbs/acre and net return over $100/acre using the […]

Alabama: Dicamba – Which Glyphosate Products Can Be Used New Formulations? Mar 2, 2021

🕔Mar 2, 2021
Alabama Extension weed scientist Dr. Steve Li gives an update on which glyphosate products that can be used along with the new dicamba formulations.

Alabama Corn: Planter Maintenance, Operation for High Yields – Video Feb 24, 2021

🕔Feb 24, 2021
On this edition of On The Farm in Alabama, Alabama corn yield record holder at 355 bushels per acre Chad Henderson and Regional Extension Agent Eddie McGriff discuss planter maintenance […]

Alabama Cotton: Using the Thrips Infestation Predicator – Video Feb 22, 2021

🕔Feb 22, 2021
In this edition of On The Farm in Alabama, Alabama Extension entomologist Dr. Scott Graham and regional Extension agent Eddie McGriff discuss thrips control in cotton and the yield increases […]

Alabama Cotton: Seed Coat Fragments, Preparing for Planting – Video Feb 18, 2021

🕔Feb 18, 2021
On the latest edition of On The Farm in Alabama, Alabama Extension cotton specialist Dr. Steve Brown and Eddie McGriff discuss cotton seed coat fragments and their effect on lint […]

Alabama Cotton: Efficacy of Thrips Management Options Feb 16, 2021

🕔Feb 16, 2021
Efficacy of Thrips Management Options for Reducing Damage and Preserving Cotton Yields. Studies were conducted at the Prattville Agricultural Research Unit (PARU) in Prattville, AL and at the Tennessee Valley […]

Alabama Cotton: Impact of Seedling Thrips Control During Bloom Feb 16, 2021

🕔Feb 16, 2021
The Auburn Cotton Entomology team conducted several research trials in 2020 to help us continue to refine the “Cotton IPM System.” Attached is a short summary of some of our […]

Alabama: Cotton Situation Feb 16, 2021

🕔Feb 16, 2021
The final numbers on the 2020 crop are not altogether final, but it appears that the 28 Alabama gins will process about 700,000 bales from last year’s crop. Converting to […]

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