Mississippi Soybeans: How To Gain The Best Head Start With Desiccants

🕔Aug 14, 2018Desiccants are commonly used harvest aids to remedy problems that may interfere with efficient soybean harvest. Desiccants can kill green tissue (leaves, stems, pods) on soybean plants and green weeds. […]

Mississippi Field Reports: Variable Moisture – Early Corn Harvest

🕔Aug 14, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 12, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Jimbo Burkhalter, Panola County “Getting pretty dry. Irrigation is still wide open. […]

Mississippi: Sweet Potato Field Day, Pontotoc, Aug. 30

🕔Aug 13, 2018Sweet potato producers, crop consultants, agricultural industry representatives and the general public will learn about ongoing Mississippi State University sweet potato research and outreach efforts at a field day Aug. 30. […]

Mississippi Cotton: Irrigation Termination

🕔Aug 13, 2018We have reached the time of year when irrigation is typically terminated in many areas of the state.  Our recommendation for irrigation termination is as follows.  For furrow irrigated fields, […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Late Season Stink Bug Management – Podcast

🕔Aug 10, 2018Dr. Jason Bond, weed scientist with the MSU Delta Research and Extension Center, hosts Extension entomologists Dr. Angus Catchot and Dr. Don Cook to talk about the management of stink […]

Mississippi: Soybean Desiccation; Paraquat Drift on Rice – Podcast

🕔Aug 10, 2018Dr. Bobby Golden, Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist, and Dr. Jason Bond, weed scientist with the MSU Delta Research and Extension Center discuss soybean desiccation with Dr. Trent Irby, […]

Mississippi Field Reports: Good Yields on Early Corn Harvest

🕔Aug 7, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 5, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Lemon Ray Phelps, Marshall County “Lots of hay production last week and […]

Mississippi Cotton: Parrot-Beaked Bolls

🕔Aug 6, 2018Several calls and pictures have came in this week regarding “parrot-beaked” cotton bolls.  There are a number of things that can result in parrot beaked bolls including insect damage, heat […]

Mississippi Cotton: Last Effective Bloom Date

🕔Aug 6, 2018The last effective bloom date is the last date that a white flower will accumulate enough heat units to mature into a harvestable boll.  Generally speaking it takes 850 heat […]

Mississippi: How Has Ag Research Changed Over 4 Decades? – Podcast

🕔Aug 3, 2018Dr. Bobby Golden, Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist, and Dr. Jason Bond, weed scientist with the MSU Delta Research and Extension Center interview Dr. Wayne Ebelhar about the changes […]

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