New and returning cotton producers may want to carefully consider row spacing and seeding rates when they get ready to put seed into the ground in the next few months, […]
It’s only February, but it will be April before you know it. That means it is time to start planning for peanut and cotton planting season. Variety selection Peanut If […]
As most of you know by now, I have been on leave for almost two weeks. I have been impatiently waiting my turn to have some surgery that I am […]
It may be the understatement of the year to say that this spring has been very challenging for the agricultural community in Mississippi. Numerous questions have been fielded this week […]
Since our last newsletter, a great deal of progress has been made getting this year’s cotton crop in the ground. Fortunately so, for last weekend’s torrential rains brought fieldwork to […]
We’ve been getting calls from several growers who have some cotton acres left to plant and can’t get back in the field to finish, due to heavy recent rains. The […]
This season is the most variable with regard to planting as I have ever experienced in Arkansas. As we rolled into May, the National Agricultural Statistics Service in Arkansas reported […]
According to the forecast for Brownsville, we should accumulate 46 DD60s over the next 5 days. This classifies as a ‘good’ window.
According to the forecast for Brownsville, we should accumulate 46 DD60s over the next 5 days. This classifies as a ‘good’ window for cotton planting.
We have made a few changes to the chart below to better define planting conditions. In addition, we cap DD60’s at a maximum value of 10 for each day. If […]