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 – 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 […]

Cotton – Southwest – Rain Helps; Residuals Working – AgFax Jun 6, 2018

🕔Jun 6, 2018
Rain fell at last in parts of Texas and Oklahoma. Dryland is still in the 11th hour after 100+ heat and no soil moisture. Some New Mexico growers also got a rain break. […]

Cotton – Southwest – Rain – More Planting – Thrips Swarm – Weed Resistance – AgFax May 24, 2018

🕔May 24, 2018
Scattered reports of rain helped spur planting into full swing across west Texas and parts of Oklahoma. But moisture is still needed for putting seeds into dryland fields, especially in Kansas.

Cotton – Southwest: Tough Decisions; Blooming Expands – AgFax May 16, 2018

🕔May 16, 2018
Southwest Cotton Report from Agfax.com  This week: It’s handwringing time. Making final planting decisions and/or herbicide spraying in the face of dry winds and little or no rain is weighing on […]

Cotton – Southwest: The “D” Word is Back; Weeds Cranking Up – AgFax May 2, 2018

🕔May 2, 2018
Extended drought has growers praying for any sign of moisture in most of West Texas, the Panhandle and southwestern Oklahoma. They’re desperate. It’s been more than six months since many enjoyed […]

AgFax Southwest Cotton: Weed Control Success; More on Harvey; Heat Units Still Needed Sep 13, 2017

🕔Sep 13, 2017
We have more reports about Harvey damage from Gaylon Morgan and Josh McGinty. Additionally, scroll down to read recent crop insurance information from Plains Cotton Growers representatives. Weed control is reportedly looking good. Chuck […]

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