Virginia Cotton: Late Defoliation – Patience Required; 2019 Varieties

🕔Oct 30, 2018We had some late defoliation due to some higher priorities and the need for some cotton to continue to mature. Lack of warm temperatures since mid-October means this late defoliation […]

Florida Peanuts: Leaf Spot Defoliation – To Dig or Not to Dig?

🕔Oct 8, 2018When it comes time to dig peanuts at the end of the growing season, many things influence how many pods make it into the basket. Research by Dan Anco and […]

North Carolina Cotton: Potential Impacts of Hurricane Florence

🕔Sep 17, 2018First of all, we pray that everyone is safe from Hurricane Florence and that damage to homes and property are minimal to none. Our thoughts and prayers go out to […]

North Carolina Cotton: How Will Hurricane Florence Affect Defoliation?

🕔Sep 10, 2018I still am hoping this article isn’t necessary, but it seems that forecasters are more certain that Hurricane Florence will make landfall in NC. Only a very little cotton has […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Promising Crop, Defoliation Widens Into Upper Delta – AgFax

🕔Aug 31, 2018More defoliation has started, with applications underway at least into northeast Arkansas. So far, no reports of cotton actually being picked. In parts of the region, growers are focusing on wrapping […]

Mississippi Cotton: 3 Upcoming Defoliation Training Sessions

🕔Aug 17, 2018A series of cotton defoliation training sessions will be held in Mississippi over the next couple of weeks.  Given that a portion of this crop will defoliated somewhat earlier than […]

Virginia Cotton: Thoughts on Defoliation

🕔Oct 14, 2016The coolest night for the next week is expected to occur early Saturday morning.  Then a warming trend moves in that is expected to bring us some 80 degree temperatures […]

Texas Cotton: Harvest Aid Treatments and Cost

🕔Sep 30, 2016A cotton harvest aid trial was sprayed on Thursday, September 29 around 2 pm in afternoon, on a drip irrigated field of Seth Graf’s 2/3 of a mile north of […]

North Carolina Cotton: Considerations for Defoliation

🕔Sep 15, 2016The 2016 cotton crop is quickly winding down and it’s nearly time to be thinking about preparing this crop for harvest.  Earlier planted fields, especially those that had little to […]

Texas Upper Coast IPM – Cotton: Dry Before Picking; Defoliation Recommendations

🕔Sep 9, 2016Howdy, This week several of you have been able to get into the fields. I know we’ve had spotty rainstorms all up and down our area, and some places still […]

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