Cotton – Southwest – Bolls Popping, Young Plants Coming On – AgFax Jul 1, 2020

🕔Jul 1, 2020
Cotton maturity ranges from bolls popping around Corpus Christi to new germination in southern Kansas. More rain is needed west of I-35 and northward.

Cotton – Southwest – Teaser Showers | Low Temps, Replant? – AgFax May 13, 2020

🕔May 13, 2020
  Larry Stalcup, Contributing Editor Debra Ferguson, Editor   Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Southwest Cotton, sponsored by the Southwest team of PhytoGen cottonseed. Subscribe OVERVIEW Persistent dry […]

Cotton – Southwest – Stink Bugs Won’t Quit | Kansas Record Setter? – AgFax Aug 22, 2018

🕔Aug 22, 2018
Custom harvesters are checking out the Kansas cotton crop. Stink bugs hit a 7-week run in far West Texas. Surely, they’re about done.  

Cotton – Southwest – High Temps; Dryland Desperate – AgFax May 30, 2018

🕔May 30, 2018
West Texas drought continues. Temps pushing 100+ this week. Dryland acres desperate for moisture. Kerry Siders talks about it.

Cotton – Southwest: 4-Bale Possibilities: Dicamba Injury in KS, OK – AgFax Jul 26, 2017

🕔Jul 26, 2017
Three to 4 bales are in the forecast for parts of the Coastal Bend despite the multiple treatments needed to battle bollworms. Northern Panhandle fields are also primed for good yields […]

Cotton – Southwest: Rain Came But So Did Hail, Wind – Agfax Jun 28, 2017

🕔Jun 28, 2017
OVERVIEW Rainstorms rolled into parts of southwest cotton country bringing relief for many, but high winds and large hail left some damaged acres. Moisture amounts varied – less than an […]

Cotton – Southwest Thrips Army Moving; Weeds are Breaking Through – AgFax May 31, 2017

🕔May 31, 2017
Thrips, thrips, and more thrips – armies of them are moving out of wheat and invading young cotton in some Panhandle and South Plains areas as stand establishment increases. Read […]

Cotton – Southwest – Sprouting Bolls; West Texas Dry, Others Just Right – AgFax Aug 24, 2016

🕔Aug 24, 2016
Bolls are sprouting in soggy central and southeastern Texas, where it has rained 9 straight days and even more in some areas. There are numerous insurance issues related to loss […]

Cotton – Southwest – Insects; Triple Digit Temps; PGRs – AgFax Jun 15, 2016

🕔Jun 15, 2016
Stinkbugs and worm moths are cause for concern in central Texas and the Coastal Bend. Thrips are thriving in parts of the Panhandle, as wheat ripens for harvest. Most Texas […]

Southwest Cotton: Tankmixing for Resistance; Cool Temps Delay Some Planting – AgFax May 11, 2016

🕔May 11, 2016
Southwest farmers are rolling the planters hard where weather allows. Some Oklahoma and Kansas farmers are still waiting for a warmup, which should be here soon.


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