AgFax Southwest Cotton: Sunshine! It’s Pedal to the Metal Time

🕔May 15, 2019Season long weed management will be critical for this crop since herbicide applications have been delayed or missed entirely. Glyphosate resistant ryegrass has been spotted in northeast Texas.

Texas Peanuts: Herbicide Options for Early Weed Control

🕔May 9, 2019Early season weed control is essential for reducing competition for water, nutrients, and light between the peanut plant and weeds.  In addition, the soil seed bank will drastically be reduced […]

Texas Peanuts: 4 Key Weed Management Practices

🕔Apr 4, 2019Best Management Practices (BMPs) for peanut production include effective season-long weed management. Here are four weed management principles in peanut production.

Texas Field Reports: Peanut Production Acreage Down 43% from 2017

🕔Nov 27, 2018Fewer planted acres, summer drought and late-season rains caused a significant drop in peanut production around the state, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Emi Kimura, […]

Cotton – Southwest – Clean Fields | Gins Up, Running | Kansas is Cotton Happy – AgFax

🕔Sep 5, 2018“We’re going to be buried in cotton.” – Rex Friesen, Kansas. “I have the cleanest fields I’ve ever had.” – Paul Pilsner, Texas Coastal Bend

Cotton – Southwest – Yield Surprises | Bollworm Alert | Million Dollar Rain – AgFax

🕔Aug 15, 2018Four baler – Mike McHugh likes what he’s seeing after harvesting an irrigated field in south Texas. Yield surprises – Paul Pilsner counted a good crop of bolls, but turns out things were […]

Texas: Rolling Plains Conservation Field Tour, Vernon, Aug. 29

🕔Aug 13, 2018The Rolling Plains field tour, Practices to Improve Soil Health and Soil/Water Conservation, will be hosted Aug. 29 by Texas A&M AgriLife at Vernon and the U.S. Department of Agriculture […]

Cotton – Southwest – Weeds Not a Problem | Dryland Acres Gone Bare – AgFax

🕔Aug 1, 2018“It’s a rarity to see weedy fields,” reports Wayne Keeling. John David Gonzales agrees – weeds have been a “non-problem” this season.  Garden webworms love pigweed. That’s the good news. The […]

Texas Cotton: Dryland Crops Suffering, Irrigated Looks Good

🕔Jul 16, 2018Much like producers’ fields across the High Plains, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service cotton trials are seeing a significant difference in performance this year between dryland and irrigated trials. […]

Cotton – Southwest – Harvest Aid Shortage | Herbicide Tightrope – AgFax

🕔Jul 12, 2018Early defoliation is starting in the Corpus Christi area due to lack of moisture, and is ongoing in the LRGV. Harvest aid Thidiazuron is expected to be in short supply reports Gaylon […]

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