Hurricane Laura threatens crops on a wide basis, especially on the western side of the Midsouth.
Laykyn Rainbolt, Contributing Editor Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Midsouth Cotton, sponsored by the Midsouth Cotton Team of Amvac Chemical Corporation. Subscribe OVERVIEW More cotton has […]
Cotton – Midsouth/Delta – Bollworms Head North, More Cotton Moves Into Safety Zone – AgFax Aug 13, 2020
Open bolls are becoming a bit more obvious in the lower Midsouth. More cotton has cut out and moved past the point that pests matter.
The heaviest bollworm egg lay in several years has progressed through a significant portion of the region.
Bollworms have blown up on a wide basis and plant bugs remain active in parts of the region.
Laykyn Rainbolt, Contributing Editor Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Midsouth Cotton, sponsored by the Midsouth Cotton Team of Amvac Chemical Corporation. Subscribe OVERVIEW Late crop, late […]
This is a late crop and certain pests are taking their time about coming to the table...at least for the moment.
Persistent rain in parts of the Midsouth is complicating application timing and raising concerns about wash-offs.
Aphids, plant bugs and spider mites are all turning up in cotton. No huge infestations are turning up, but applications have been necessary in places.
A stretch of mostly dry weather has settled over the region and is helping bring along the crop. People do hope it doesn't remain too dry for too long.