Mississippi: Real-Time Weather Online to Aid Row Crop Producers

🕔Oct 25, 2017The Delta Agricultural Weather Center launched its real-time weather data website just as cotton producers were completing the 2017 harvest and anticipating next spring’s planting season. Once cotton reaches maturity, […]

Texas Plains: Cotton Needs More Heat Units, Sorghum Still at Risk from Sugarcane Aphids

🕔Oct 19, 2017General Status For the past few weeks or so we had been socked in with moisture and cool temperatures, only to finally come out of the pattern into frosty and […]

North Carolina Cotton: How Do We Manage Defoliation for the Rest of This Season?

🕔Oct 18, 2017We’ve received a lot of phone calls over the last few days about how to address various cotton defoliation issues for the remainder of this season. Below are the most […]

Tennessee Cotton: Removing Juvenile Growth After the 1st Harvest Aid Application

🕔Oct 12, 2017Juvenile leaves in regrowth have been an issue this year, both where plants shut-down prior to the first harvest aid application and where a substantial period of time has passed […]

Texas Northern High Plains Cotton: Mitigating Cool Temps and an Immature Crop

🕔Oct 10, 2017The role of temperature, and specifically heat, in the growth and development of cotton is a common topic of discussion during the season.  Heat units are a critical component for […]

Tennessee Cotton: Recommendations for Harvest Aids – Products and Timing

🕔Sep 14, 2017August felt more like September and the first few days of September forced many to rummage through the closet for a jacket. Still, it appears we’ve been given an excellent […]

Arkansas Rice: Harvest Aids Ahead of Storms

🕔Sep 12, 2017Due to incoming wind and possibly rain from Hurricane Irma, many are questioning potential harvest aid applications before rice potentially lodges. There are many risks associated with this tactic. Harvest […]

Tennessee: 2017 MidSouth Cotton Defoliation Guide Available

🕔Sep 11, 2017The MidSouth’s cotton crop is rapidly maturing and many of our acres will receive a harvest aid application soon after Hurricane Irma moves through the area.  There are many factors […]

Arkansas Cotton: Harvest Aid Recommendations

🕔Sep 8, 2017We are quickly approaching the finish line with this cotton crop. We were lucky in dodging the bullet with hurricane Harvey compared to the destruction our neighbors to the south encountered. […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Harvest Aids and Late Season Management

🕔Aug 21, 2017As more and more of Mississippi’s soybeans approach maturity, numerous calls regarding harvest aids and other late-season management considerations have been received.



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