AgFax Southeast Cotton: Perhaps “The Best Planting Season In A Generation” For Some Areas?

🕔May 8, 2019Owen 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 […]

Cotton – Southeast – Crop Gets Break From Rain, Insects Still Stirring – AgFax

🕔Aug 31, 2018Rainfall has eased up across much of the Southeast over the last week, and drier conditions have reduced the risk of boll rot and hard locking in early-planted cotton. In places, […]

Cotton – Southeast – Whitefly Turning Up – What Next? AgFax Southeast Cotton

🕔Aug 2, 2018The insect caused havoc in 2017 in Georgia and parts of Alabama. Will it be a factor in late-planted cotton this year?

Cotton – Southeast – Bad Stink Bug Year Shaping Up? AgFax Southeast Cotton

🕔Jul 6, 2018Stink bugs are becoming more obvious in parts of the region and treatments have started in Georgia in scattered locations.

Cotton – Southeast – Wrapping Up Planting, Hints Of More Doublecropping – AgFax

🕔Jun 7, 2018The strong cotton market probably won’t prompt much acreage expansion past what growers hoped to plant, although some unplanted peanut ground may well move to cotton and growers may try a […]

Cotton – Southeast Planting Stops Widely Pending Rain – AgFax Southeast Cotton

🕔May 10, 2018Dry conditions have put cotton planting on hold in parts of the region. Where possible, growers are switching to planting peanuts because they can go deeper for moisture.

Cotton – Southeast – Whitefly Fight Continues – AgFax

🕔Sep 1, 2017Issues with silverleaf whitefly continue in Georgia, southeast Alabama and parts of Florida — especially in later cotton.

AgFax Southeast Cotton: Whitefly Stroll Through Georgia and into Alabama, Florida

🕔Aug 3, 2017Silverleaf whitefly greatly expanded their range in Georgia this summer and have now spread into adjoining areas in Alabama and Florida. They are present in 650,000 acres of cotton in Georgia […]

Cotton – Southeast – Persistent Rains Taking Toll In Places – AgFax

🕔Jul 7, 2017More cotton has been drowned out in parts of the region. The so-called “Fourth of July” showers added to the effect. Next question: will plants have sufficient roots if the […]

Cotton – Southeast – Planting Winds Down, Pests Appearing – AgFax

🕔Jun 8, 2017Rains put an end to final cotton planting in places. Pests easing into the picture.

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