Tennessee Corn: Fertilizer Recommendations for Optimal Productivity – Potassium May 27, 2021

🕔May 27, 2021
Potassium is a macronutrient that plays important functions in the plant including protein and starch formation in the grain, movement of water, nutrients, and carbohydrate within the plant, stomata closure, […]

Tennessee: UT Weed Tour, Jackson, June 16 May 26, 2021

🕔May 26, 2021
The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will host the annual Weed Tour on Wednesday, June 16 at the West Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center. The guided tour will feature […]

Tennessee Corn: Fertilizer Recommendations for Optimal Productivity – Phosphorus May 26, 2021

🕔May 26, 2021
Phosphorus plays an important role in plant reproduction especially pollination and kernel setting. In adequate P can reduce stalk strength, delay crop maturity,  poor kernel set and lead to yield […]

Tennessee Corn: Fertilizer Recommendations for Optimal Productivity – Nitrogen May 26, 2021

🕔May 26, 2021
Nitrogen is a major component of chlorophyll (the green pigment), that is essential for photosynthesis. Hence, its deficiency tends to cause chlorosis. In addition, inadequate supply of N at critical […]

Tennessee Corn: Ryegrass, Fescue Management in Emerged Fields May 7, 2021

🕔May 7, 2021
The call of the week is how to control ryegrass and, in a few other cases, fine fescue in emerged corn. Several have reported these grasses recovering from glyphosate + […]

Tennessee: Points for Grain Conference Videos Available Through May 31 May 5, 2021

🕔May 5, 2021
As we wait out this latest round of wet weather, just wanted to remind those who have not had the opportunity to view our grain conference videos for continuing education […]

Tennessee Cotton: Using the Thrips Infestation Predictor May 5, 2021

🕔May 5, 2021
The Thrips Infestation Predictor for Cotton is a useful tool for predicting whether a foliar insecticide application is needed for thrips control in cotton. It uses local weather data in association with […]

Tennessee: UT Cotton Scout School, Jackson, May 28 May 4, 2021

🕔May 4, 2021
The UT Cotton Scout School is scheduled for the last Friday of the month, May 28st, at the West Tennessee Research and Education Center (605 Airways Blvd, Jackson). There is no fee, […]

Tennessee Wheat: Stripe Rust, Bacterial Leaf Streak, and Head Scab Risk Apr 30, 2021

🕔Apr 30, 2021
To date there have been additional reports of stripe rust in West TN and some fields with bacterial leaf streak. As wheat starts to bloom, continue to monitor the Fusarium […]

Tennessee Corn: Ryegrass Management Apr 27, 2021

🕔Apr 27, 2021
Ryegrass appears to have escaped burndown in a number of fields that have been planted to corn.  In most cases the ryegrass escaped a glyphosate plus dicamba burndown. The reason for […]

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