Georgia Cotton: Why It’s Important to Plant ASAP

🕔Jun 15, 2018If Georgia farmers plan to plant cotton, they need to do so as soon as possible. Only 86 percent of the state’s crop has been planted as of June 10, […]

Sawyer On Crops: Late Cotton – Making The Best Of A Bad Situation – Audio

🕔Jun 1, 2018We’re reaching the end of the optimal planting window for cotton, and 30-40% of the state’s crop has yet to be planted. In this installment of his South Georgia Pine […]

Virginia Cotton: Planting and Spraying Priorities

🕔May 23, 2018There are a bunch of items to discuss relating to cotton this week. The most glaring idea is that the market is moving into some interesting territory that changes the […]

North Carolina Cotton: Re-Planting Decisions, Managing Late Planted Fields

🕔May 23, 2018Most areas of the state have experienced rainfall nearly daily for a week now. In my conversations with growers across the state, it appears that most growers are either done […]

North Carolina Cotton: Warm Temps and Chance of Rain… and Thunderstorms

🕔May 14, 2018We won’t post the DD60s this time as temperatures from here on out are predicted to be good for cotton planting. That is the good news. There are many places […]

North Carolina Cotton: Planting Forecast Remains Excellent

🕔May 9, 2018Cotton planting conditions continue to be fairly good, certainly better than we have seen several of the last few years. Soil temperatures have been good the last few days although […]

Virginia Cotton: Planting Ahead of Schedule

🕔May 9, 2018Cotton planting is close to 50% complete as we are ahead of pace for planting the 2018 cotton crop. We didn’t even have any real opportunity to plant in April […]

Virginia Cotton: Planting Making Good Progress

🕔May 4, 2018It was looking like we might get a slowdown spell of rain this weekend, and while there is still some chance of thunderstorms, the chances and the amounts that are […]

North Carolina Cotton: Excellent Planting Conditions in the Forecast

🕔May 4, 2018The chart below illustrates how we define planting conditions. We cap DD60’s at a maximum value of 10 for each day. If you are computing DD60 accumulation on your own […]

Texas Cotton: To Replant or Not to Replant? That Is the Question.

🕔May 3, 2018The 2018 season has been a challenging one for many cotton producers in the much of South and East Texas.  The multiple spring cold fronts, high winds, and lack of […]

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