This weather pattern has Palmer amaranth management in a terrible fix for many fields in West Tennessee. The rain that has occurred on an almost daily basics for over a […]
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 20, 2018. County Agent Comments J.C. Dupree, Lauderdale County While the weather was favorable last week, Lauderdale County producers planted majority […]
Thus far, reports are that thrips populations have been relatively light but picking up. The forecast model has been predicting that cotton planted after May 15th will face the highest infestations […]
Judging by our research here as well as field visits and phone calls from folks walking corn fields it is very apparent that pretty much any PRE applied herbicide in […]
The University of Tennessee Center for Profitable Agriculture, in cooperation with UT Extension and the Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation, is offering one additional workshop for farmers to learn better record […]
The hot, dry weather has sapped surface moisture pretty well in parts of the state, which is affecting ease of planting and soybean emergence.
Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee Extension Weed Specialist, discusses concerns with PPO pre-emergent herbicides and herbicide resistance.
The University of Tennessee Weed Tour will be held Wednesday, June 20 at the West Tennessee Research & Education Center in Jackson, TN (605 Airways Blvd). Registration will start at […]
Clearly the most frequent call the last few days of April and the first half of May has concerned corn replant. All through early May the calls have been on […]
I have gotten numerous reports of Palmer amaranth becoming established in fields where PRE applied herbicides were not activated by timely rainfall.