Texas Field Reports: Hay Producers Should Hold Fertilizer Until Temps Rise

🕔Apr 17, 2018Warm-season grasses are breaking dormancy but not actively growing yet in many parts of the state, so producers should hold the fertilizer, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.  […]

Arkansas: Pecan Growers Annual Meeting, Farm Tour, Lonoke, May 5

🕔Apr 11, 2018Orchard owners interested in pecan cultivation will have an opportunity to learn staring with the May 5 Arkansas Pecan Growers Association annual education meeting and farm tour being presented by […]

Georgia Pecans: Budbreak – 3 Insects to Watch For

🕔Apr 6, 2018We are about 2 weeks into pecan budbreak and I had a question about some potential insect issues. In this post, i’m putting together some information on insects we may […]

Georgia Pecans: Fungicide Schedule – Spray When You Need, but Not More than Neccessary

🕔Apr 6, 2018I have had many requests to provide a pecan fungicide schedule example for 2018. Not much has changed from previous years with the exception of the use of phosphite alone […]

Texas Field Reports: Adequate Chill Hours Setting Fruit Crops Nicely

🕔Apr 3, 2018Adequate chill hours and good spring conditions have peach and other fruit producers excited about 2018, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist. Dr. Larry Stein, AgriLife Extension […]

Georgia: Pecan Budbreak – Time for Nitrogen

🕔Mar 29, 2018We’ve officially hit budbreak this week in our pecans. This is the same 4-year-old Ellis pecans where we had the pruning clinic. This is the time we start our first […]

Georgia Pecans: Clarification on Pindar Herbicide

🕔Mar 28, 2018I apologize for the confusion regarding Pindar but I wanted to clarify some things regarding its use in pecan: Pindar is a combination of oxyflurofen, a PPO MoA, and pinoxsulam, […]

Texas: Pecan Grafting Workshop, Waco, April 25

🕔Mar 26, 2018A Pecan Grafting Workshop by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will be held April 25 from 8-11:30 a.m. at 12633 Gholson Road in Waco. Registration starts at 8 a.m. and cost is $10. Participants […]

Georgia Pecans: Dicamba – What Effects Does It Have on Trees?

🕔Mar 22, 2018Dicamba and 2,4-D herbicides, sprayed directly on trees at full rates, kill the plant material they touch, but they don’t travel through the tree or linger from year to year, […]

Georgia Pecans: Herbicide Strip Applications

🕔Mar 21, 2018Its time to burn down those herbicide strips in pecan orchards in preparation for the growing season. There are many combinations of herbicide applications you could use. Here are a […]

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