Florida Peanuts and Cotton: Don’t Delay Planting – Higher Temps, Less Rain Expected

🕔Feb 12, 2018It’s only February, but it will be April before you know it. That means it is time to start planning for peanut and cotton planting season. Variety selection Peanut If […]

Florida: Now Is the Time to Soil Test Crop Fields

🕔Nov 7, 2017Your peanut fields are harvested and you’re probably waiting for those last few bolls to bust open to finish cotton harvest. After that, it’s time to soil test! Fertilizer expenses […]

Florida Cotton: Did Excessive Rain Skew Fertility? If So, Options?

🕔Jul 5, 2017If you’re like me, you’re watching this rain and wondering where your nutrients are in the soil profile.  The Jay FAWN station has recorded almost 20″ of rain so far […]

Cotton – Southeast – Plant Bugs, Aphids Bear Watching – AgFax

🕔Jun 29, 2017Plant bugs are being treated on a somewhat wider basis this week. Aphids seem to be picking up in more areas this week. The aphid fungus has become apparent in […]

Cotton – Southeast – All Stages from Planted to Replanting – AgFax

🕔Jun 1, 2017Planting has wrapped up on a wider basis. Some areas do still have fields left to finish and replanting also continues in parts of our coverage area. Portions of the region […]

Cotton – Southeast – Defoliation Widens, Assessments Vary On Disease Damage – AgFax

🕔Sep 8, 2016Defoliation is starting on a wider scale this week, mainly in early-planted and/or drought-stressed fields. Disease pressure varies, but target spot has gained the most attention in the lower Southeast. […]

Cotton – Southeast – Rain Adding Up, Worms And Stink Bugs Bear Watching – AgFax

🕔Aug 12, 2016Rainfall amounts are adding up in parts of the Southeast. The rain and cloudy weather has either caused fruit shed or raises that prospect. Boll rot is evident in places. […]

Cotton – Southeast – Plant Bugs, Spider Mites Expand Their Reach – AgFax

🕔Jul 14, 2016Spider mites are being treated on a wider basis than usual in parts of the lower Southeast. Plant bugs are heavier and more widespread in North Carolina, and they seem […]

Cotton – Southeast – Plant Bugs, Spider Mites More Obvious – AgFax

🕔Jun 15, 2016Plant bugs are becoming more obvious in areas where cotton is squaring. More treatments were being reported this week. Spider mite applications have been reported in some areas, as well. And […]

Cotton – Southeast – Turning Into “A Thrips Year”?

🕔May 18, 2016Thrips pressure heavier than usual in lower Southeast so far this season.

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