Cotton – Southwest: Late Blooms Too Late? | Mr. Pigweed, Meet Mr. Hoe – AgFax Jul 17, 2019

🕔Jul 17, 2019Will late August blooms be too late? Kerry Siders takes a close look at South Plains cotton. Pigweed – 3 Roundup sprays and it’s not dead yet. Time for a hoe? […]

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 […]

Southwest Cotton 5-22 More Planting. More Storms. – AgFax May 22, 2019

🕔May 22, 2019Twisters threatened many on Monday (5/20). Flooding is an issue for some after 3 to 5-inch drenchings. “We’re back to sitting on our hands,” notes IPM Agent Brad Easterling.

Cotton – Southwest – Rain Halts Some Harvest | High Yields Anticipated – AgFax Sep 12, 2018

🕔Sep 12, 2018Rain halts harvest – Upper Gulf Coast, South Texas and the Blacklands need sunshine. Harvest aid applications – Going out soon in the South Plains and Oklahoma. Pushing 4 bales – Much of our coverage […]

Cotton – Southwest – Yield Surprises | Bollworm Alert | Million Dollar Rain – AgFax Aug 15, 2018

🕔Aug 15, 2018Four baler – Mike McHugh likes what he’s seeing after harvesting an irrigated field in south Texas. Yield surprises – Paul Pilsner counted a good crop of bolls, but turns out things were […]

Cotton – Southwest – Growing Fast – PGR Time | Keep a Hoe in the Truck – AgFax Jul 18, 2018

🕔Jul 18, 2018Heat units are piling up. PGR strategies are getting lots of talking points. Plenty of good herbicide control going on.

Cotton – Southwest – Trap Counts Rising | New Gin in Town – AgFax Jun 20, 2018

🕔Jun 20, 2018Unseasonably wet weather has Arizona growers smiling thanks to Pacific Hurricane Bud. New Mexico has also enjoyed good moisture. Rain is in the forecast for southwest Oklahoma where dryland is on the brink – it’s […]

Cotton – Southwest – Rain – More Planting – Thrips Swarm – Weed Resistance – AgFax May 24, 2018

🕔May 24, 2018Scattered reports of rain helped spur planting into full swing across west Texas and parts of Oklahoma. But moisture is still needed for putting seeds into dryland fields, especially in Kansas.

AgFax Southwest Cotton: Rain Keeps Coming; August Hailstorm No Good Aug 16, 2017

🕔Aug 16, 2017August is midway done and it’s been way too eventful in some areas. Excess rain followed by cooler temperatures that may slow things down a bit is causing concern over heat […]

Cotton – Southwest – Bollworm Concerns as Crop Moves Forward – AgFax Jul 19, 2017

🕔Jul 19, 2017Bollworm injury is unexpectedly high in Bt cotton in parts of Texas. If you’re caught up in this, don’t feel like the Lone Ranger. Similar reports are surfacing in the Midsouth, […]

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