Texas Cotton: Mobile App to Aid Crop Irrigation Management Feb 12, 2020

🕔Feb 12, 2020
Texas A&M AgriLife is developing an inexpensive and easy-to-use mobile app and irrigation management system to help agricultural producers increase water-use efficiency and continue producing cotton. The new project is […]

Texas Wheat: Checklist for Getting Your Crop Off Right Dec 6, 2019

🕔Dec 6, 2019
Essentially all the Texas wheat crop is in the ground. This includes wheat for grazing or grain (or both). Abnormally dry and moderate drought conditions exist across much of central […]

Texas Field Reports: Peanuts Look Good a Month from Harvest Sep 11, 2019

🕔Sep 11, 2019
Peanuts are about a month away from digging, and so far 2019 looks to be a good year, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Texas peanut producers […]

Cotton – Southwest – Bugs, Weeds, and The Heat is On – AgFax Jul 10, 2019

🕔Jul 10, 2019
Lots of bug news: Conchuela and Brown stink bugs, moth flights, egg lays, fleahoppers and lygus

Cotton – Southwest – Too Wet, Too Cool, Too Long – AgFax Jun 19, 2019

🕔Jun 19, 2019
   Larry Stalcup, Field Editor Debra L. Ferguson, Editor Many thanks to the PhytoGen Cotton Team for their continued support and sponsorship.  Subscribe  OVERVIEW Weeds – “if you can see […]

Texas Peanuts: Mid- to Late-Season Weed Control Options Jun 11, 2019

🕔Jun 11, 2019
Weed pressure seems higher this season due to better than average soil moisture.  Herbicides applied preplant and at planting have been effective, but new weed flushes following rainfall or irrigation […]

AgFax Southwest Cotton: Sunshine! It’s Pedal to the Metal Time May 15, 2019

🕔May 15, 2019
Season 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, 2019

🕔May 9, 2019
Early 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, 2019

🕔Apr 4, 2019
Best 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, 2018

🕔Nov 27, 2018
Fewer 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, […]

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