Mississippi Corn: When Should I Start Irrigating?

🕔May 16, 2018The Mid-South has experienced a drastic change in predominant weather patterns recently, prompting considerable concern regarding corn irrigation. Of course, this transition is also physiologically challenging to our corn crop, […]

Mississippi Rice: Seedling Diseases vs. Paraquat Drift – How to Tell the Difference – Podcast

🕔May 16, 2018Dr. Bobby Golden, Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist, and Dr. Jason Bond, weed scientist with the MSU Delta Research and Extension Center, discuss the latest updates on rice, diseases, […]

Mississippi: Irrigation – Flow Meters Available at County Extension Offices

🕔May 16, 2018The most important piece of data for running Pipe Planner is flow from your water sources. Gathering this piece of information can sometimes be difficult. If you are currently seeking […]

Mississippi: 2 Agronomic Scout Schools, May 22, 31

🕔Apr 25, 2018Mississippi State University will be hosting 2 scout schools this year. We have transitioned over the years to make these trainings much more diverse than insect pest alone. This year […]

Mississippi Cotton: Managing Thrips in 2018

🕔Apr 25, 2018Over the years many have questioned whether the use of a seed treatment is considered IPM because they are used prior to the onset of a problem. In our area, […]

Mississippi Bt Cotton: Bollworm Management – Things to Consider at Planting

🕔Apr 25, 2018As the 2018 cotton season approaches, it is a good time to look back at 2017. From an insect management standpoint, the number one thing that stands out about last […]

Mississippi Soybeans: No Redbanded Stink Bugs Found Overwintering in State

🕔Apr 18, 2018Currently, we have sampled crimson clover as far south as Lucedale, MS, along with sampling in all parts of the state.  As of now we have found zero redbanded stink bugs, […]

Mississippi: Slugs Favor Cool, Wet Weather, and Residue

🕔Apr 10, 2018I have recently received a few call about slugs in corn. I suspect this will increase in more crops as planting continues and they begin to emerge. Slug problems usually […]

Mississippi: RISER Irrigation Program Results Positive

🕔Apr 6, 2018The Row-Crop Irrigation Science and Extension Research (RISER) was developed as a science based approach to evaluating irrigation Best Management Practices here in the Delta. The RISER program is designed […]

Mississippi Soybeans: 2017 OVT Foliar Disease Ratings – Maturity Group V

🕔Apr 2, 2018Field evaluations of the Maturity Group V entries in the MSU OVT were conducted at each of the locations where trials were planted (Brooksville (n=2), Clarksdale, Hickory Flat, Longwood, Olive Branch, Raymond, […]

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