Cotton – Southwest – Weeds Not a Problem | Dryland Acres Gone Bare – AgFax Aug 1, 2018

🕔Aug 1, 2018
“It’s a rarity to see weedy fields,” reports Wayne Keeling. John David Gonzales agrees – weeds have been a “non-problem” this season.  Garden webworms love pigweed. That’s the good news. The […]

Cotton – Southwest – Pickers are Rollin’ | 114 Degrees | Brown Stinkbugs Tricky – AgFax Jul 25, 2018

🕔Jul 25, 2018
114 degrees in Waco – ‘nuff said. Texas-Oklahoma scorcher deluxe. Modules are turning up around Corpus Christi. Thanks to Josh McGinty for sharing a photo. Kansas growers are dealing with 2,4-D damage. Browns stinkbugs make […]

Cotton – Southwest – Growing Fast – PGR Time | Keep a Hoe in the Truck – AgFax Jul 18, 2018

🕔Jul 18, 2018
Heat units are piling up. PGR strategies are getting lots of talking points. Plenty of good herbicide control going on.

Cotton – Southwest – Harvest Aid Shortage | Herbicide Tightrope – AgFax Jul 12, 2018

🕔Jul 12, 2018
Early defoliation is starting in the Corpus Christi area due to lack of moisture, and is ongoing in the LRGV. Harvest aid Thidiazuron is expected to be in short supply reports Gaylon […]

Cotton – Southwest – Irrigation Capacity No Match for Drought – W. Texas Jul 6, 2018

🕔Jul 6, 2018
Rain finally arrived in parts of the Panhandle and south Plains. Central Texas remains parched and dryland abandonment is high in west Texas.

Cotton – Southwest – Some growers just can’t get a break. – AgFax Jun 29, 2018

🕔Jun 29, 2018
Weather extremes in this week’s report. Heavy rain washed into coastal areas leaving muddy fields with anticipated weed flushes. Drought continues with dryland crop failure in far West Texas, parts of […]

Cotton – Southwest – Trap Counts Rising | New Gin in Town – AgFax Jun 20, 2018

🕔Jun 20, 2018
Unseasonably wet weather has Arizona growers smiling thanks to Pacific Hurricane Bud. New Mexico has also enjoyed good moisture. Rain is in the forecast for southwest Oklahoma where dryland is on the brink – it’s […]

USDA Crop Progress – Corn Rated Highest in 2 Decades – DTN Jun 19, 2018

🕔Jun 19, 2018
The percentage of the U.S. corn crop rated in good-to-excellent condition improved slightly last week and is currently the highest in at least 20 years, according to the USDA National […]

Georgia Field Reports: Planting, Wheat Harvest Wrapping Up Jun 19, 2018

🕔Jun 19, 2018
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 17, 2018. County Comments Cole Moon, Bleckley County Received anywhere from no rain to 3 inches of rain across the county […]

North Carolina Field Reports: Hot – Planting on Last Legs Jun 19, 2018

🕔Jun 19, 2018
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 17, 2018. County Extension Comments Janice Nicholson – Rutherford County Extension Producers are watching the weather to determine when to plant […]

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