Arkansas Rice: 3 Hot Points This Week – Worms, Disease, Drift

🕔May 18, 2019Going into the week, here are 3 hot points to keep in mind in rice: Armyworms In north Arkansas, true armyworms are moving into some rice in the 2- to […]

Arkansas Rice: Fungicide Seed Treatments – Pay Attention to Field History

🕔May 17, 2019Field history is a major factor when considering using fungicide seed treatments. If your field has a history of seed rot and seedling diseases (mostly blight and seedling death), it […]

Rice – Rain, Delays And Complications Stack Up In Push To Finish Planting – AgFax Rice

🕔May 16, 2019Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Rice, sponsored by the Southern rice team of Corteva Agriscience. Subscribe OVERVIEW Rain continues to create problems. Yet again, planting has […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Shortening Maturity In A Late Crop? See Simple Tip From Darrin Dodds – AgFax Midsouth Cotton

🕔May 15, 2019Owen Taylor, Editor Questions, comments, complaints? My door is always open. Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Midsouth Cotton, sponsored by the Midsouth Cotton Team of AMVAC Chemical Corporation […]

Arkansas Rice: Managing “Out of Control” Spring Critical to ’19 Success – Horizon Ag

🕔May 14, 2019The adage is “poison is in the dose.” For rice planting in 2019, it is not only the dose but also the frequency that has caused rice planting in the upper […]

Arkansas: Pest Scouting School, Jonesboro, May 30

🕔May 14, 2019A pest scouting school focusing on insects and diseases in cotton, corn, soybean, rice and grain sorghum will be conducted at the Craighead County Cooperative Extension Service Office in Jonesboro, […]

Arkansas Corn: What to Expect From Late Planted Crops

🕔May 14, 2019Some of you may be getting questions about yield potential of very late planted corn (Mid-to Late May).  I am hearing that some producers still have some corn they intend to […]

Arkansas Field Reports: More Rain, More Problems

🕔May 14, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 12, 2019. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Mike Andrews, Randolph County “Rain last week continued to slow crop progress. […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Controlling Pigweed with Metribuzin Tolerant Varieties

🕔May 10, 2019Palmer amaranth, commonly known as pigweed, has been a longtime foe of Arkansas soybean farmers. Jason Norsworthy, weed scientist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, said it […]

Arkansas Rice: Weed Control in Water-Seeded Fields

🕔May 10, 2019Heavy and relentless rainfall this spring has led to interest in water-seeding rice. This method can be an effective seeding strategy; however, weed control becomes a bit more challenging, especially […]

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