1930s Dust Bowl: Government Policy + Climate + Farming Methods Oct 25, 2019

🕔Oct 25, 2019The images are indelible, captured in novels, history books, songs and old black-and-white photographs.  During the mid-1930s, as Americans were trying to claw their way out of the depths of […]

Southwest Livestock: New Mexico, Texas Researchers Look for Ranch Options Oct 9, 2019

🕔Oct 9, 2019Precision ranching is a focus of a new Coordinated Agricultural Project led by New Mexico State University, NMSU, in collaboration with Texas A&M AgriLife Research in Amarillo. Working under an almost $9 […]

Cotton – Southwest – Yield Estimates | Resistance Concerns – AgFax Aug 28, 2019

🕔Aug 28, 2019We’ve got plenty of yield estimates with a wide variance depending on planting dates and the weather. Everyone will breathe easier when the 2019 crop is a wrap.

Cotton – Southwest – Defoliation Approaches In South, Central Texas – AgFax Aug 15, 2019

🕔Aug 15, 2019Larry Stalcup, Field Editor Debra L. Ferguson, Editor Many thanks to the PhytoGen Cotton Team for their continued support and sponsorship.  Subscribe  OVERVIEW It’s hot. With recent Arizona temperatures hitting […]

Cotton – Southwest – 4-Bale Potential | Herbicide Volatility, Drift Tests Aug 7, 2019

🕔Aug 7, 2019Herbicide volatility and drift. Blayne Reed’s field tests prove no one should jump to conclusions. Scouting continues for stink bugs, fleahoppers, spider mites and lygus.

Cotton – Southwest – Rain Needed; Pigweed, Spurred Anoda Challenge – AgFax Jul 31, 2019

🕔Jul 31, 2019Rain. Where it’s falling the crop looks good. But generally, there’s a severe need of moisture, especially in dryland production. Roundup-resistant pigweed continues to be a challenge, says Kyle Aljoe. Alan […]

Cotton – Southwest – Bollworms and Bt | Crop Slow to Develop – AgFax Jun 26, 2019

🕔Jun 26, 2019Bollworms are an issue in Bt cotton south of College Station. David Kerns heard of a BG3 field with 20% square loss.

Cotton – Southwest – Freaky Weather | Bugs | What to Plant? – AgFax Jun 12, 2019

🕔Jun 12, 2019Larry Stalcup, Field Editor Debra L. Ferguson, Editor Many thanks to the PhytoGen Cotton Team for their continued support and sponsorship. Subscribe Texas weather? Freakish June “norther” adds insult to […]

Colorado: 28 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought Jun 7, 2019

🕔Jun 7, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 28 Colorado counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses caused by recent drought may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) […]

Cotton – Southwest – Crop in All Stages | Pigweed Has Arrived – AgFax Jun 5, 2019

🕔Jun 5, 2019Larry Stalcup, Field Editor Debra L. Ferguson, Editor Many thanks to the PhytoGen Cotton Team for their continued support and sponsorship.  Subscribe  OVERVIEW Palmer Amaranth a.k.a. the infamous pigweed is […]

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