Cotton – Southwest: 4-Bale Possibilities: Dicamba Injury in KS, OK – AgFax Jul 26, 2017

🕔Jul 26, 2017
Three to 4 bales are in the forecast for parts of the Coastal Bend despite the multiple treatments needed to battle bollworms. Northern Panhandle fields are also primed for good yields […]

Cotton – Southwest: Rain Came But So Did Hail, Wind – Agfax Jun 28, 2017

🕔Jun 28, 2017
OVERVIEW Rainstorms rolled into parts of southwest cotton country bringing relief for many, but high winds and large hail left some damaged acres. Moisture amounts varied – less than an […]

Cotton – Southwest: 6-Leaf Plants Up for Some; Cool, Wet Delays Others – AgFax May 24, 2017

🕔May 24, 2017
Panhandle, Kansas and southwestern Oklahoma farmers are dealing with planting delays where temps in the 40s and damp weather are not cooperating with good intentions. The South Plains could use […]

Cotton – Southwest – Bollworms, Stinkbugs, Re-Growth; Defoliation Picks Up Speed – AgFax Sep 14, 2016

🕔Sep 14, 2016
Bollworms and Stink Bugs are making late season appearances in the southern Panhandle and northern South Plains.  Re-growth is a big challenge where the rain just kept on coming, and […]

Cotton – Southwest – Rain Delays; 2,4-D Drift; Bacterial Blight – AgFax Aug 19, 2016

🕔Aug 19, 2016
Drenching rain has stalled crop development and harvest in much of our coverage area. The same massive cell that swamped Louisiana has now stretched across the Texas coast and into […]

Cotton – Southwest – Heat. Disease. Less Bugs than expected. – AgFax Jul 20, 2016

🕔Jul 20, 2016
Milder temperatures are thankfully holding the mercury below 100 in much of West Texas. But the lack of rain is getting serious over large areas of Texas, as plants are […]

Cotton – Southwest – Insects; Triple Digit Temps; PGRs – AgFax Jun 15, 2016

🕔Jun 15, 2016
Stinkbugs and worm moths are cause for concern in central Texas and the Coastal Bend. Thrips are thriving in parts of the Panhandle, as wheat ripens for harvest. Most Texas […]

Cotton – Southwest – Arizona Blooms But Others Need a Weather/Replant Break – AgFax May 18, 2016

🕔May 18, 2016
Southwest Cotton fields are ranging from blooms in Arizona to still wet and yet to be planted (or replanting) in parts of Texas and Oklahoma.

Cotton – Southwest – Harvest Delays; El Nino Fears – ‘Get in, get defoliated, get it out.’ – AgFax Sep 16, 2015

🕔Sep 16, 2015
An open fall continues over most of West Texas and southwestern Oklahoma – just what the doctor ordered. But harvest delays are pressing in on central and southern Texas cotton […]

Cotton – Southwest : Weed Battles – Hoe Crews Weary; Insects Active Aug 12, 2015

🕔Aug 12, 2015
Insect traffic report: Verde plant bugs, brown stink bugs, leaf-footed bugs remain in the picture on coastal areas. Lygus are threatening to invade fields in parts of the South Plains. […]

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