Harvest has started across a wider part of the Midsouth, although rains in the upper Delta put things on hold.
Cotton – Delta States – More Bolls Popping, Early Defoliation About To Start – AgFax Midsouth Cotton
The crop is shaping up nicely, with great potential across plenty of acres. The trick is (as always) to get it to the gin.
A bit more cotton is opening in the lower Southeast. Usually, that signifies that the end is just over the horizon. But with so much of the 2018 crop planted late, […]
Cotton continues to run noticeably ahead of schedule through much of the region, plus the crop looks quite promising.
Whitefly continues to be a concern in Georgia and Alabama. See comments by Phillip Roberts, Brandon Dillard and Ron Smith.
More rice is being drained in the Midsouth as heat pushing the crop along.
The crop is running ahead of schedule in many areas and insect control is wrapping up as more cotton moves past cutout.
The insect caused havoc in 2017 in Georgia and parts of Alabama. Will it be a factor in late-planted cotton this year?
Shaking has started on a wider basis in the lower San Joaquin Valley and more will get underway on or before August 1.
Bollworm activity has widened and treatments have been going out on a broader basis. Some slippage has been noted in triple-gene cotton in one location in central Louisiana. See comments by Sebe […]