Glyphosate resistant Kochia and Russian Thistle will increase the need for better plant management in the northern Panhandle. Good stands are sprouting on the South Plains, but weed management remains […]
Improved weather conditions in some areas of Texas and Oklahoma certainly helped move fieldwork and plant growth along this week. Kansas shouldn’t be too far behind if they can just […]
Weather delays are potentially taking out more cotton acres. Growers, who have already put down cotton-only preemergent products, are faced with limited crop alternatives. Insects have been relatively light so […]
No one wants to complain too loudly about rain in the Southwest, but a dry-out break would sure be appreciated by cotton growers facing a narrow planting window. Spring rain […]
Rain continues to keep the Blacklands and Brazos Valley running behind. A big batch of sunshine would certainly be a welcome sight there also. Some fields have been under water […]
The Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension cotton team at Lubbock has released their “Systems Agronomic and Economic Evaluation of Cotton Varieties in the Texas High Plains” report for 2014. […]
Dryland cotton harvest has started around Waco and consultant Mark Nemec reports some 2-bale yields.
Irrigation Termination? Soil needs to be “wet enough to keep the plants alive so the harvest aides will work better,” advises Mark Kelley, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Cotton Specialist, Lubbock. […]
Upper Coast pickers continue to bring in good cotton yields. South Texas is looking at 3-bale yields in Frio County.