When it comes to the No. 1 crop in Arkansas, the state’s soybean agronomists and other row crop experts have their work cut out for them in their efforts to […]
It happens every year. But sometimes, it really, really happens. Tarnished plant bugs, a perennial pest for Arkansas cotton growers, are showing up in the state’s cotton fields in quantities […]
More rice is being drained in the Midsouth as heat pushing the crop along.
The crop is running ahead of schedule in many areas and insect control is wrapping up as more cotton moves past cutout.
Harvest has gained momentum in the coastal rice belt of Louisiana and Texas. A bit more draining has started in the Midsouth. The Midsouth crop still seems to be running ahead of schedule. That could […]
Bollworm activity has widened and treatments have been going out on a broader basis. Some slippage has been noted in triple-gene cotton in one location in central Louisiana. See comments by Sebe […]
As rice begins to head in Arkansas many producers are checking fields for rice stink bug, but their sampling technique could be costing them money. While working on an improved […]
Worries over growing bollworm populations are amplified by possible resistance to dual gene technology. “The bollworm pressure is decidedly higher than what we’ve seen in the last couple years,” said […]
More cutting would have started but rains kept combines out of fields that are planned for second-cropping production this fall.
The bollworm moth flight continues and that’s complicating control decisions, especially where plant bugs came in hard and heavy.