Texas LRGV IPM: More Fleahoppers in Cotton; Sugarcane Aphids Take Off in Sorghum May 17, 2019

🕔May 17, 2019
General Situation Hot and muggy this week as the LRGV received some rain on Monday and Tuesday and a little on Wednesday. Harlingen, Raymondville and Weslaco areas received anywhere from […]

Texas LRGV Crops: Some Cotton Near Bloom, Keep an Eye on Resistance May 10, 2019

🕔May 10, 2019
Temperatures in the lower Rio Grand Valley were in the low to mid 90s but felt much hotter with the heat index. Many growers were seen cultivating, irrigating, and applying […]

Texas LRGV Crops: Insects are Light – So Far May 3, 2019

🕔May 3, 2019
Things are heating up, literally. This week we saw temperatures in the low 90s daytime and high 70s at night. Many growers fertilizing and watering their crops this week while […]

Texas LRGV: Cotton Planting Slowed by Cold; Corn Looks Good Mar 29, 2019

🕔Mar 29, 2019
Welcome back everyone for another growing season in the LRGV!  All county cotton and grain sorghum variety trials have been planted. A big thank you to our cooperating growers: Chuck McCutchen, […]

Texas: Red River Crops Conference, Childress, Jan. 23-24 Dec 10, 2018

🕔Dec 10, 2018
The sixth annual Red River Crops Conference: Planning for Success, offering crop production information designed for Southwest Oklahoma and the Texas Rolling Plains, is set for Jan. 23-24 in the […]

Texas LRGV Cotton, Sorghum: Dryland – Drought; Fleahoppers May 14, 2018

🕔May 14, 2018
General Situation For the majority of the Valley cotton and grain is coming along nicely but for those dryland farmers in Willacy County this has certainly been a rough year […]

Texas Field Reports: Alternative Crop Interest Remains Steady Despite Lower Prices May 8, 2018

🕔May 8, 2018
Oilseed crops like sunflowers and canola are experiencing lower prices, but it appears overall interest in alternative crops remains steady, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Calvin […]

North Central Oklahoma Summer Crops Conference, Enid, Feb. 13 Jan 26, 2018

🕔Jan 26, 2018
Agricultural producers in the north central Oklahoma region can pick up the latest research-based recommendations about a number of viable crop options by attending the Feb. 13 Oklahoma Cooperative Extension […]

Texas, Oklahoma: Auxin Training Added to Red River Crops Conference, Jan. 17 Jan 12, 2018

🕔Jan 12, 2018
The fifth annual Red River Crops Conference is set for Jan. 17-18 at the Southwest Technology Center, 711 W. Tamarack Road, Altus, Oklahoma. “Planning for Success – Crop Production Information Designed for Southwest […]

Texas Crops: Build-Your-Own Budgets for 2018 – Videos and Spreadsheets Dec 20, 2017

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🕔Dec 20, 2017
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Economists have developed several tools to help you plan for the upcoming crop. Below are several web links you may find useful.   The 2018 […]

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