Heavy rains – mainly in the Midsouth but also in parts of the Southeast – created a new set of challenges this week for farmers across most crops. Totals of […]
Many farmers and crop advisors are dealing with the effects of heavy rains in the Midsouth over the last several days. Totals of 9 inches or more fell across parts […]
The squeeze with all this rain comes where growers need to deal with weed escapes, spray initial plant bug counts or apply fertilizer. Areas with limited aerial application capacity are […]
Midsouth Cotton: Rain Drags Out Planting – AgFax May 16, 2014
Another round of rain across much of the region has once again put cotton planting on hold. Plenty of progress has been reported since last week. In the first half […]
Southern Grain: Earworms Already in Soybeans – AgFax May 16, 2014
Bollworms/corn earworms are becoming evident in some Midsouth soybeans and a limited amount of acreage has been treated in Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi.
This last round of rain will hold up planting in the Midsouth, but for the most part the Delta crop has been seeded. And the rain will eliminate at least […]
Light frost and some lows into the 20s were reported this week in parts of the lower South.