Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Rice, sponsored by the Southern rice team of Corteva Agriscience. Subscribe OVERVIEW Better planting conditions? Hotter weather and fewer chances for […]
Rains continue delaying field work and planting in the Delta states. After more rain, some ground may go to other crops.
In the Delta, defoliation applications and a small amount of picking have started up again in parts of the region after rains over the last week put things on hold. A […]
Here are Arkansas rice reports from our August 17 issue of AgFax Rice. To read the full issue — including reports from Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas — click here. To […]
Harvest has started across a wider part of the Midsouth, although rains in the upper Delta put things on hold.
Cotton – Delta States – More Bolls Popping, Early Defoliation About To Start – AgFax Midsouth Cotton
The crop is shaping up nicely, with great potential across plenty of acres. The trick is (as always) to get it to the gin.
More rice is heading in the coastal production areas of Louisiana and Texas and a hefty portion of the Midsouth crop is now under flood.
Cotton is blooming widely now. That means it needs rain, which has been spotty, at best, for weeks.
If forecasts hold, a tropical system in the gulf will bring more rain to parts of our coverage area over the Labor Day weekend. That will further delay standard pre-flood nitrogen […]
Delays 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.