Owen Taylor, Editor Questions, comments, complaints? My door is always open. Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Southeast Cotton, sponsored by the Southern Cotton Team of AMVAC Chemical Corporation. […]
Owen Taylor, Editor Questions, comments, complaints? My door is always open. Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Southeast Cotton, sponsored by the Southern Cotton Team of AMVAC Chemical Corporation […]
Hurricane Florence was pressing toward the Carolinas as we closed this issue Wednesday afternoon. As things look now, the crop will be affected by rain, wind or both. Flooding seems likely […]
A bit more cotton is opening in the lower Southeast. Usually, that signifies that the end is just over the horizon. But with so much of the 2018 crop planted late, […]
With bollworms, your dual-gene cotton may no longer guarantee control. Are you scouting yet?
Heavy plant bug populations already are in the cards for parts of the Southeast. And now they’re turning up about 10 days early in other areas.
With yet more rain coming, decisions will have to be made about how much later to plant cotton where other options are available. Otherwise…
Where whitefly are spreading, lack of quick product availability has become an ongoing issue. Both of the main insect growth regulators (IGRs) have either been in short supply or unavailable. We’re […]
Bollworms are building in places and are slipping through certain Bt technologies, including dual-gene varieties. At least some treatments are being made. This parallels similar reports from the lower Midsouth and […]
Growers near the Gulf of Mexico still have seed in the bag due to persistent rains. With deluge from Tropical Storm Cindy, some of it may not see the outside world […]