Enlist Acres: Cotton Triples; Corn Broadens, ‘Don’t Cut Corners’ – DTN

🕔May 24, 2018The Enlist weed control system is expanding this year, and with it, the need to be diligent about label compliance.   “We had such a good year last year, so let’s […]

Louisiana Field Reports: Dryness Stressing Crops

🕔May 21, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 20, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish “Most crops are becoming drought stressed at […]

Rice: Planting Season Wrapping Up, Most Crops Emerged

🕔May 21, 2018Texas Planting season in the Texas Gulf coast is finally wrapping up with only a hand full of fields remaining to be planted. The fields that were planted in the […]

Rice – Getting A Jump On Flooding In Midsouth? Coastal Bottlenecks Ahead?

🕔May 18, 2018Delta rice farmers are flushing fields like crazy – or pushing into an early flood. Texas growers are scrambling to put water on fields. In Texas, demand for water taxes […]

Louisiana Fields: Dry – Planting Slows

🕔May 15, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending May 13, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Mark Carriere, Pointe Coupee Parish “Due to lack of rainfall, soybean planting […]

Rice: Planting Wrapping Up, Emergence Still Behind in Delta

🕔May 14, 2018Texas The Texas Gulf Coast rice crop is pushing 98% planted with 97% emerged at this time, with most of the acres left to plant being organic. A majority of […]

Southwest Louisiana Rice Field Day, Iowa, May 30

🕔May 11, 2018The Southwest Louisiana Rice Field Day will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. We will start at 8:00 am with a light breakfast sponsored by the Jeff Davis Chamber […]

Rice – Flushing Ramps Up In Midsouth As Heat, Wind Hold Back Crop – AgFax Rice

🕔May 11, 2018Hot, dry weather has forced growers into flushing significant acreage in the Midsouth. Temperatures have edged into the 90s now and windy conditions have further pulled out soil moisture.

Cotton – Midsouth – Ideal Planting Conditions With An 80-Cent Market – AgFax Midsouth Cotton

🕔May 10, 2018Seedlings are jumping out of the ground. Cotton planters are running hard. Plenty of farmers have finished planting or could hit that point before next week.

Rice: Finally Got Some Warm Days, Slow Emergence

🕔May 8, 2018Texas The Texas Gulf Coast rice crop is pushing 97% planted with 95% emerged at this time, with a majority of the acres left to plant being organic. There have […]

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