Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two Alabama counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Baldwin and Mobile counties who suffered losses due to recent drought, may be eligible for […]
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated three Mississippi counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Hancock, Harrison, and Jackson counties who suffered losses due to recent drought, may be eligible […]
Just when Midsouth rice really needs sunshine, overcast skies have been lingering over a wide part of the region. Rainy conditions account for part of the cloud cover, but dust from Africa’s Saharan Desert adds to the effect.
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Mississippi Corn: Tassel Stage Management – Podcast Jun 26, 2020
Dr. Erick Larson and Corn Verification Program assistant Mr. Nolan Stapleton discuss why the tassel stage is important, management tips, and give an overview of Mississippi’s 2020 corn crop. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/CSR_CornTassel_Larson_062619.mp3
Bobby and Jason introduce Drew Gholson Extension Irrigation Specialist to the Podcast and get his thoughts on irrigation techniques and soil moisture sensors. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/6-18-20%20water%20with%20drew_1.mp3
Aphids, plant bugs and spider mites are all turning up in cotton. No huge infestations are turning up, but applications have been necessary in places.
The Midsouth crop continues to run late but improved growing conditions have settled over the Delta states.
A stretch of mostly dry weather has settled over the region and is helping bring along the crop. People do hope it doesn't remain too dry for too long.
Mississippi Rice: Post-Flood Weed Control Options Jun 18, 2020
In this installment of the Mississippi Crop Situation Podcast, Drs. Bobby Golden, Jason Bond, and Ben Lawrence discuss weed control options for rice following a flood. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/3-9-20%20rice%20weed%20control.mp3