Texas Field Crops: High Temperatures Take Toll on Crops Jun 30, 2022

🕔Jun 30, 2022
The high temperatures crops experienced over recent weeks across much of the state could translate into lower yields for producers, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Research expert. Lee Tarpley, Ph.D., AgriLife […]

Iowa Field Reports: Most Areas Get Needed Rain, Pest Problems Rising Jun 30, 2022

🕔Jun 30, 2022
While most areas received some needed rain last week, some areas in Western Iowa continue to miss out on the rain or get minimal amounts of rain and it’s starting […]

Illinois Field Reports: Crops Stressed Under Hot, Dry Conditions Jun 27, 2022

🕔Jun 27, 2022
Nick Seiter, Extension Field Crops Entomologist, University of Illinois I’m receiving more reports of stink bugs than I typically do, and colleagues in surrounding states have made similar reports. A lot […]

Iowa Field Reports: Moisture Stress – Too Much or Too Little Jun 21, 2022

🕔Jun 21, 2022
Isolated hail and wind damage, iron deficiency chlorosis, herbicide damage, and moisture stress (too much or too little depending upon the area) were some of the big issues that ISU […]

Iowa Field Reports: Some Areas Hit by Flooding, Hail Damage Jun 17, 2022

🕔Jun 17, 2022
While parts of western Iowa seem to miss the rain or get small amounts of rain, other parts of the state received over 3 inches of rain this past week […]

Texas Field Reports: Sorghum Producers See Fewer Issues with Sugarcane Aphids Jun 15, 2022

🕔Jun 15, 2022
Texas sorghum producers, science and Mother Nature continue to keep damaging numbers of sugarcane aphids at bay, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Grain sorghum in South Texas is […]

Arkansas Rice: Time to Give It the Gas; Tips on Preflood Nitrogen Management Jun 13, 2022

🕔Jun 13, 2022
If you’re tired of the weather curveballs this spring (and this week), you’re about to get straight gas next week.  Overall, the rice crop seems to be enjoying the mild […]

Texas Field Reports: Melon, Cantaloupe Quality Up, Yields Down Jun 9, 2022

🕔Jun 9, 2022
Texas melon producers reported exceptional fruit quality but slightly lower yields amid budget-breaking production costs and stagnant market prices, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Watermelon production was coming […]

Iowa Field Reports: Pest/Weed Management, Flooding, Replant Considerations Jun 7, 2022

🕔Jun 7, 2022
Cutworms and armyworms, flooding, replant considerations, and weed management/herbicide application considerations were some of the more common questions ISU Extension Field Agronomists received over this last week. Read on for […]

Iowa Field Reports: Planting Wraps Up, Focus Shifts to Herbicides, Sidedressing Jun 2, 2022

🕔Jun 2, 2022
With planting wrapping up across the state, the attention is focusing to taking the first cutting of alfalfa, herbicide applications, and starting sidedressing nitrogen in corn. Read on to hear […]

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