Texas Field Reports: Fall Armyworms on the March Jul 22, 2021

🕔Jul 22, 2021
Cooler temperatures and widespread rain events across Texas have forage and crop producers scrambling to fight armyworms, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension forage […]

Texas Field Reports: Vineyards Endure Rough Growing Season Jul 14, 2021

🕔Jul 14, 2021
Erratic weather dealt Texas vineyards a difficult growing season as the industry continues to recover from pandemic-related setbacks, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Michael Cook, AgriLife Extension viticulturist, Denton, […]

Texas Field Reports: Industrial Hemp Faces Challenges Jul 8, 2021

🕔Jul 8, 2021
Industrial hemp acres in Texas were expected to rocket after legalization, but the crop has yet to take off in a state that presents many challenges to it as a […]

Texas Field Reports for June 23-30 Jun 30, 2021

🕔Jun 30, 2021
AgriLife Extension district reporters compiled the following summaries: CENTRAL Temperatures and humidity were above normal. Rivers and streams were high and running muddy. Some corn crops were showing signs of fertilizer […]

Texas Field Reports: Wheat Production Average Despite Challenges Jun 23, 2021

🕔Jun 23, 2021
The Texas wheat grain crop faced a number of challenges this season from extreme weather to disease, but the overall expectation is that acres will produce average or slightly below […]

Texas Field Reports: Rains, Wet Conditions Cause Delays Jun 9, 2021

🕔Jun 9, 2021
Rains and the threat of rain have kept forage producers in hay-producing regions of the state out of fields and behind schedule for the season, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife […]

Texas Field Reports: Rainfall Events Deliver Mixed Conditions May 26, 2021

🕔May 26, 2021
Rainfall events over the last 30 days improved soil moisture levels for drought-stricken parts of the state but also left standing water and soggy, saturated soil conditions in others, according […]

Texas Field Reports: Corn Prices Cause Ripple Through Economy May 12, 2021

🕔May 12, 2021
High corn prices are causing a ripple effect throughout the U.S. economy, and the 2021 growing season could be the difference between price stabilization or all-time record high prices, according […]

Texas Crop Progress Update May 5, 2021

🕔May 5, 2021
AgriLife Extension district reporters compiled the following summaries: CENTRAL No report. ROLLING PLAINS Conditions were favorable for producers. Areas received beneficial rainfall, but some areas experienced severe weather with high […]

Georgia: 2021 Pecan Nut Casebearer Monitoring Apr 29, 2021

🕔Apr 29, 2021
UGA Extension agents, USDA collaborators and pecan growers across 14 pecan-growing counties in Georgia are monitoring for pecan nut casebearer again this year. We started on April 12th using pheromone-baited […]

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