In the wake of Hurricane Barry, Dr. Erick Larson, MSU Extension – State Corn Specialist and Mr. Nolan Stapleton, MSU Extension Associate – Corn Verification Program give a late season […]
In this episode, spider mite management and rainfastness of insecticides are discussed. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/7-15-19%20Spider%20Mites%20and%20Rain.mp3
Bobby Golden and Tom Allen discuss disease identification and fungicide use in MS rice. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/7-15-2019%20Tom%20RIce%20Fungicide.mp3
Much of our March-planted corn crop has now dented and kernels are filling size and weight. However, heat unit accumulation has lagged this year, meaning crop development is likely to […]
Corn reproductive stages may comprise nearly 60 days for full-season corn hybrids grown in Mississippi at normal planting dates depending upon seasonal heat unit accumulation. Early maturity hybrids (~110 day […]
The 2019 MSU-DREC Rice Producer Field Day will be held on August 8, at the Delta Research and Extension Center at 3:30 p.m.
Extension sweet potato specialist Stephen Meyers discusses considerations for layby fertilizer, weed control, and insect control. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/MSCP_SweetPotato062719.mp3
The importance of soil moisture sensors is becoming more evident as we continue forward this growing season.
Surface sealing in the Mississippi Delta typically occurs in soils that have a low clay and organic matter content but have a high silt fraction, i.e., most of our silt […]
The terms used to define the different responses of host plants are often used in trade publications, scientific journal articles, variety trial booklets, and in the information distributed by seed […]