Arkansas: Southwestern Counties Bear Brunt of Barry’s Rain

🕔Jul 17, 2019With rainfall totals of more than a foot in some places on Tuesday, the slow-moving remnants of Hurricane Barry washed out roads, shuttered businesses and had ranchers checking to be […]

Virginia Cotton: Crop Moving into Sensitive Stage

🕔Jul 17, 2019A little bit of rain. Another chance of rain in a couple of days, and then next week 40 or 50 percent chance for many afternoons. It’s the type of […]

Alabama Cotton: Blue Disease Present – Scout Closely, Submit Samples

🕔Jul 17, 2019Extension professionals have already confirmed the presence of Cotton leafroll dwarf virus (CLRDV)—the causal agent of cotton blue disease — on multiple research substations across Alabama. The aphid-transmitted disease has […]

Cotton – Southwest: Late Blooms Too Late? | Mr. Pigweed, Meet Mr. Hoe – AgFax

🕔Jul 17, 2019Will late August blooms be too late? Kerry Siders takes a close look at South Plains cotton. Pigweed – 3 Roundup sprays and it’s not dead yet. Time for a hoe? […]

DTN Cotton Open: Trades Bearish in Bear Market

🕔Jul 17, 2019The cotton market is lower Wednesday as the culmination of negative factors continues to weigh heavy on prices. Besides its poor technical trend, as evidenced by a record-short speculative position, […]

Alabama: Precision Ag Workshop, Birmingham, July 30

🕔Jul 17, 2019The Alabama Cooperative Extension System precision agriculture team invites Alabama producers and crop consultants to attend a precision ag field day July 30 at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Participants will […]

Crop Progress: Corn Conditions Improve, Progress Still Lagging – DTN

🕔Jul 16, 2019Corn and soybean development continued to lag behind the average pace last week, but conditions for both crops rose slightly, according to the latest USDA NASS Crop Progress report released […]

Texas Field Reports: Barry Kicks Off Hurricane Season

🕔Jul 16, 2019Tropical Storm Barry didn’t create major problems for Texans, but storm season is just getting underway, said the Texas State Climatologist. Dr. John Nielsen-Gammon, College Station, said southeastern parts of […]

South Carolina Field Reports: Crops Growing Rapidly with Heat, Rains

🕔Jul 16, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 14, 2019. County Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County Adequate rainfall coupled with warm days and nights had crops bursting with growth. […]

Virginia Field Reports: Crops Look Good Where Rains Have Fallen

🕔Jul 16, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 14, 2019. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

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