Arkansas Rice: Rains Slow Harvest; Fertility Amid Rising Input Costs Oct 4, 2021

🕔Oct 4, 2021
It’s been a good run up to this point with harvest, but a rainy window has finally arrived to bust up the game and slow things down.  I feel like […]

Arkansas Corn: What are the Yield Expectations of May Planted Crops? May 12, 2021

🕔May 12, 2021
This year’s planting season has been a challenge for some to get corn (and other crops) planted due to persistent untimely rains.  Areas of East-Central and Northeast Arkansas seem to […]

Arkansas Rice: Reduced Chance of Rain May Speed Planting Apr 19, 2021

🕔Apr 19, 2021
Fingers are crossed as today’s (4-15) rain chances and amounts seem to be dwindling.  Monday’s planting progress report had us at 13% planted.  A nice jump that’s behind the 5-year average (23%) […]

Arkansas Rice: Fungicide Seed Treatments – To Apply or Not Apply Apr 14, 2021

🕔Apr 14, 2021
It is often important to ask why and when it is required to use a fungicide seed treatment for rice.  Your field history is a big factor in your decision. […]

Arkansas Rice: Cattail Control Apr 12, 2021

🕔Apr 12, 2021
The past few years of increased rainfall and persistent wet conditions have resulted in some rice fields that haven’t dried out for multiple years.  As a result, we’ve received some […]

Arkansas Rice: Switching POST Residual Herbicides to PRE Apr 12, 2021

🕔Apr 12, 2021
A lot of our focus in rice residual herbicide programs is placed on grass control, especially as barnyardgrass is consistently listed as the most problematic weed across Arkansas rice acres. […]

Arkansas Rice: Rains Keep Slowing Planting Apr 12, 2021

🕔Apr 12, 2021
We keep getting very close to a big run at rice planting only for it to be rained away.  A small amount of rice planting has happened to date with […]

Arkansas Rice: When to Combine Insecticide Seed Treatments Mar 9, 2021

🕔Mar 9, 2021
Over the past 5 years we have talked a lot about combinations of insecticide seed treatments and the benefits of combining different seed treatments for control of grape colaspis and […]

Arkansas: Soybean Rust Confirmed in 4 Southeastern Counties Sep 10, 2020

🕔Sep 10, 2020
Soybean rust was confirmed in Ashley, Chicot, Lincoln and Phillips counties the week of August 30th. Fields were all R6-R7 and rust was not difficult to find. The occurrence of […]

Arkansas Cotton: What to Know About Harvest Aids Sep 4, 2020

🕔Sep 4, 2020
We are quickly approaching the finish line with this cotton crop.  We have a very good and uniform boll load.  While hurricane Laura has changed the complexion of this crop, […]

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