Georgia Pecans: Newly Planted Tree Issues

🕔May 15, 2019I’ve had a number of calls recently on newly planted trees either not leafing out just yet or the new shoots and leaves scorching. Anytime you have a newly planted […]

Texas Field Reports: Rainfall Amounts Double Statewide Average Since April 1

🕔May 14, 2019April showers delivered moisture around the state, but so far May has been one for the ages when it comes to rainfall, said the Texas State Climatologist. Dr. John Nielsen-Gammon […]

Texas Field Reports: Corn Off to Good Start

🕔May 7, 2019The majority of planted Texas corn acres have emerged amid good soil moisture profiles to start the growing season, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Ronnie Schnell, […]

Sawyer on Crops: Pecans Looking Good After Pollination – Podcast

🕔May 7, 2019Pollination has mostly wrapped up for pecans, and the southeast part of the state so far looks like the start of a good crop in all cultivars except Stuart. Andrew […]

Oklahoma Pecans: Time to Obtain Pecan Nut Casebearer Traps

🕔May 7, 2019If you have not ordered your Pecan nut casebearer (PNC) pheromone traps it is time to do so. As a general rule for southern and central Oklahoma, traps should be […]

Texas Field Reports: Sorghum Acres to Decrease Despite Excellent Conditions

🕔Apr 30, 2019Sorghum acres are expected to decrease amid excellent growing conditions because of an ongoing trade dispute, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Calvin Trostle, AgriLife Extension agronomist, […]

Texas Pecans: Pecan Nut Casebearer Control Options

🕔Apr 30, 2019Anyone in the pecan business should know the importance of monitoring and management of PNC. The impact of first generation PNC can range from beneficial with light infestations thinning an […]

Texas: Clay County Pecan Field Day, Charlie, May 2

🕔Apr 30, 2019The Clay County Pecan Field Day, hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Clay County, is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. May 2 at the Montz Pecan […]

Georgia Pecans: Andrew Sawyer Named Pecan Agent for Southeast District

🕔Apr 29, 2019The partnership between University of Georgia Cooperative Extension and the Georgia Pecan Commission yielded a new area pecan agent position for the Southeast District this year. The two entities co-funded […]

Texas Field Reports: Pastures, Rangelands Experience Weedy Spring

🕔Apr 23, 2019Forage-producing areas of the state appear to be experiencing a bumper crop of weeds. Dr. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service forage specialist, Overton, said hay producers across the […]

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