Mississippi Field Reports: Corn Harvest Begins

🕔Aug 20, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 18, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Steve Winters, Grenada County “This is the first week with no significant […]

Mississippi: Think About Liming This Fall

🕔Aug 20, 2019Acid soils will benefit from liming to aid crop growth and development. If a current soil test has a lime recommendation, applying in the fall provides more time for the […]

Mississippi: 45 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Floods

🕔Aug 16, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 45 Mississippi counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to the combined effects of freeze, excessive rainfall, flooding, and flash flooding […]

Mississippi: Insect Slippage In Cotton This Summer – Podcast Explores Cause, Effect

🕔Aug 15, 2019MSU entomologists Angus Catchot, Don Cook, and Jeff Gore sit down with Bobby Golden to discuss the latest insect updates in cotton and soybeans.  

Mississippi: Introducing New DREC Agronomist Ben Lawrence – Podcast

🕔Aug 14, 2019Jason Bond and Tom Allen visit with Ben Lawrence about his new role as Cropping Systems Agronomist at DREC in Stoneville. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/Ben%20Lawrence%20Intro_07-31-19.mp3

Mississippi Rice: Effects of Late Season Paraquat Drift

🕔Aug 13, 2019In this multi year study, paraquat drift rate affected rough rice yields from 50% headed to one week prior to harvest.  Rice appeared to be most susceptible between the 50% […]

Mississippi Corn, Soybeans: General Mid-Season Disease Update – Podcast

🕔Aug 6, 2019Mid-season diseases of corn and soybean are discussed by Tom Allen, Extension and research plant pathologist. Special reference to southern rust of corn. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/Tom%20Allen_08-02-19.mp3

Mississippi: Cotton Insect Pest Update – Podcast

🕔Aug 2, 2019Angus Catchot, Jeff Gore, Don Cook, and Whitney Crow share updates on cotton insect pests issues in Mississippi. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/Entomology_07-31-19.mp3

Mississippi Field Reports: Crops Progressing with Cooler Temps

🕔Jul 30, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 28, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Skip Glidewell, Prentiss County “All crops and forages are progressing nicely due […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Growth Stages, Conditions Vary Across State

🕔Jul 30, 2019The process of planting this year’s soybean crop in Mississippi has been anything but normal. The only consistent variable has been rain, and a lot of it — from an […]

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