For over a decade, Deltapine has partnered with producers across the Cotton Belt to evaluate new cotton varieties. The New Product Evaluators (NPE) program evaluates cotton varieties prior to commercialization. […]
Recent rainy weather has helped the crop and maybe reduced whitefly pressure, but it also could encourage disease development going into September.
Whiteflies and spider mites are becoming more apparent, and treatments are going out
Rains continue delaying planting progress in parts of the region, and some growers may fall back on prevented planting coverage.
Florida: Grasshoppers Could Be a Problem This Season May 22, 2020
The warm, dry weather this spring is a serious concern. It’s causing many problems ranging from delayed planting to wildfires and everything in between. It is also causing grasshopper populations […]
After too much rain and cold weather, planting weather looks much better going into May. Farmers have plenty of ground to cover.
I always start my answer (like any good soil scientist) with, “It depends!” If your soil pH is low, I would recommend a liming material. If your soil pH is […]
Fall Weed Control in Florida Pastures Oct 9, 2018
Fall is not generally the right time to control many pasture weeds. However, some perennial weeds are effectively controlled by fall herbicide applications. Fall is a good time to treat […]