Cotton – Delta States – More Bolls Popping, Early Defoliation About To Start – AgFax Midsouth Cotton

🕔Aug 16, 2018The crop is shaping up nicely, with great potential across plenty of acres. The trick is (as always) to get it to the gin.

Cotton – Delta – Bollworms, Plant Bugs Pushing Treatment Decisions – AgFax Midsouth Cotton

🕔Jul 19, 2018The bollworm moth flight continues and that’s complicating control decisions, especially where plant bugs came in hard and heavy.

Cotton – Midsouth – Planting Delays With Last Acres – Soybeans Ahead? – AgFax

🕔May 24, 2018Delays abound. Will Delta farmers buckle down and plant the last acres late? The price of soybeans may influence how long growers will keep cotton seed flowing.

Cotton – Midsouth – Bollworms Continue To Vex Bollgard 2 Cotton – AgFax

🕔Aug 18, 2017Bollworm sprays continue in dual-gene cotton where necessary, and applications are being made in areas in the upper Delta where that’s a rarity.

Cotton – Midsouth: Bollworm Control Challenging – More Escapes – AgFax 7-19

🕔Jul 21, 2017Bollworm pressure has built over the last week, with more escapes in dual-gene Bt cotton. Treatments continue. Similar situations are surfacing in parts of the Southeast and in southeastern and central […]

Cotton – Midsouth – TS Cindy Brings Rain, Complications – AgFax

🕔Jun 22, 2017Farmers  pushed hard to make herbicide and fertilizer applications ahead of the system.

Cotton: An Active Plant Bug Year In Midsouth? – AgFax

🕔May 25, 2017Cotton has started squaring more noticeably in some of the earliest fields. A few preventive plant bug sprays are being considered. Plant bug numbers already are high in some wild […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Early Crop…Maybe Earlier Than You Think – AgFax

🕔Sep 16, 2016More defoliation has cranked up. Several days of rain are in the forecast, starting later this week. Some growers will push ahead with defoliation and hope that wet weather moves […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Defoliation Starts, Bollworm Issues, Target Spot – AgFax

🕔Aug 19, 2016Defoliation started this week in northeast Louisiana in a small amount of early-planted cotton. Frequent showers have kept cotton fields moist and susceptible to disease. Bollworm slippage is being reported […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Heat Skews Pest Patterns – And Not In A Good Way – AgFax

🕔Jul 22, 2016The prolonged and intense heat – coupled with lack of rain in places – has skewed insect patterns and reduced Bt activity, among other things.

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