Georgia Pecans: Leaf Drop, Scorch – What’s Causing It?

🕔Sep 17, 2019We have reached the time of year when we begin to see a lot of odd things happening to the foliage of pecan trees. The long season is coming to […]

Georgia Field Reports: Cotton Harvest Underway, Drought Hurting Crops

🕔Sep 17, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 15, 2019. County Comments Greg Pittman, Jackson County Cattle experienced stress due to the ongoing extreme heat and dry conditions. Forage […]

Georgia Pecans: New Fungicide Labeled for Use Against Scab

🕔Sep 13, 2019It’s too late to help us for this year, but there is a new fungicide labeled for pecans that provides a totally new chemistry for us to use in our […]

Alabama: 3 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought

🕔Sep 10, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated three Alabama counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Dale, Geneva, and Henry counties who suffered losses due to recent drought may be eligible […]

Georgia Field Reports: Corn Harvest Winding Down

🕔Sep 10, 2019Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 8, 2019. County Comments Steven Powell, Treutlen County Armyworms were found in hayfields. Ty Torrance, Grady County Most producers were finishing […]

Cotton: Post-Hurricane USDA Conditions, Open-Boll Estimate – Audio

🕔Sep 10, 2019Cotton bolls are open ahead of schedule, nationwide and in states that were grazed by Hurricane Dorian. (Stephanie Ho and USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey)    

Georgia Field Reports: Minimal Peanut Harvest Starts, More Cotton Opening

🕔Sep 3, 2019Vineyard harvesting was well underway. Corn for silage was being harvested. Corn for grain looked good. Many producers began their last hay cutting, but reported issues with foxtail taking over. […]

Georgia Cotton: Proper Defoliation Timing an Important Decision

🕔Aug 30, 2019With harvest season less than a month away for some Georgia cotton farmers, knowing when to defoliate is an important decision all growers have to make, according to Mark Freeman, […]

Georgia: Hurricane Dorian an Increasing Threat

🕔Aug 29, 2019Some pretty significant changes in the path of TS Dorian over the last day have increased the risk of significant impacts to Georgia this weekend and next week. Dorian’s path […]

Cotton – Southeast – Defoliation Starts But All Eyes On Looming Hurricane – AgFax

🕔Aug 28, 2019Pam Caraway, Contributing Editor Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Southeast Cotton, sponsored by the Southern Cotton Team of AMVAC Chemical Corporation. Subscribe OVERVIEW Defoliation has […]

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