In this episode of the Mississippi Crop Situation podcast, Ag Economist Brian Mills from Stoneville visits the podcast studio to discuss farm programs and risk management with Tom and Jason. […]
Private and public sector stakeholders are striving to boost soil carbon (C) as a climate migration strategy. This note will focus on the science of soil C, and management practices […]
Due to restrictions limiting public gatherings related to the pandemic, the MSU Row Crops Team are releasing some virtual educational programs to help prepare for the upcoming growing season. These […]
Mississippi: Seed Treatment Basics – Podcast Feb 24, 2021
In this episode of the Mississippi Crop Situation podcast, Jason, Tom, and Don swap stories on cold weather, and then Tom and Don go deep on seed treatments. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/Seed%20Trmt_02-22-21.mp3
We in Extension sing the praises of soil testing constantly because it provides a snapshot in time of the ability of a soil to provide nutrients to growing plants. However, […]
Jason Bond and Tom Allen are back in the podcast studio to talk about ryegrass, burndown, and the effects of arctic weather on herbicide performance.
Each February marks the occasion for producers to share their research and programming needs with Mississippi State University agricultural specialists in person. To comply with COVID-19 social distancing guidelines, the […]
As with any fertility program, implementation of starters requires attention to detail. Fertilizer burn may occur when fertilizers are applied with or near seed at planting.
Mississippi State University conducts Grain Sorghum Hybrid Trials so you have sound, independent, local performance data to help pick suitable sorghum hybrids for your farm. The 2020 trials evaluated 33 grain sorghum hybrids representing six seed companies at […]
Where does this recommendation based on my soil test results come from? If you are a grower not asking it, start. Three common recommendation philosophies are used to interpret the […]