Alabama Cotton: Crop Speeding Towards Harvest

🕔Sep 10, 2019Situation Our crop is speeding to open.  Many fields are ready for harvest aids and the majority of the crop is well ahead of normal due to high temperatures.  Late-planted […]

Florida: Peanut Field Day, Marianna, Aug. 15

🕔Jul 30, 2019The annual UF Peanut Field Day will be held at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) in Marianna on Thursday, August 15, 2019. The event will start with […]

Alabama Peanuts: Sensitivity of Newer Varieties to Gramoxone

🕔May 23, 2018Gramoxone (paraquat) is a commonly used herbicide in peanut for weed control. It can be tank mixed with Storm, Basagran, Ultra Blazer, 2,4-DB and other residual herbicides to apply over […]

Alabama Cotton, Peanuts: Dryland Herbicide Applications Under Hot, Dry Conditions

🕔May 14, 2018In recent weeks, most of the south Alabama was warm and dry, mostly dry. We have not had any rainfall for over two weeks in a row and this is taking a […]

Alabama: Wiregrass Cotton Expo, Dothan, Feb. 2

🕔Jan 17, 2018The annual Wiregrass Cotton Expo is set for Feb. 2 at the National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds in Dothan, Alabama. The cost-free expo will include an exhibitor show and various cotton […]

Alabama Peanuts: Mid-Late Season Weed Problems – What Can You Do?

🕔Sep 8, 2017Since mid-July, I have received several grower inquiries regarding mid-late season weed control in peanut.  Most of them were related to large morningglory, sicklepod, coffeeweed, pigweed, FL pusley, etc.  Growers wanted to […]

Alabama: East-Central Crop Tour, Auburn, July 27

🕔Jul 20, 2017The East Central Alabama Crops Tour is set for July 27, beginning at 8 a.m. The tour starts at the Auburn University cotton and peanut variety trial on the Ingram […]

Alabama: Palmer Pigweed – Resistance Is Spreading, What Can You Do?

🕔Jun 30, 2017Pigweed resistance has been not surveyed in Alabama since 2008. To test the spread of herbicide resistance, mature pigweed seed heads were collected from 58 cotton, peanut, and soybean fields […]

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