Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 15, 2019. County Agent Comments Becky Muller, Tipton County Pastures are burning up. J.C. Dupree, Lauderdale County Corn harvest is well […]
In Tennessee, corn harvest is beginning and soybeans will be right around the corner. Time to start talking about cover crops, in particular, what options are best for your cropping […]
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two Tennessee counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Lake and Lauderdale counties who suffered losses due to prolonged, excessive rain and flooding that […]
Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 8, 2019. County Agent Comments Kenny Herndon, Carroll County Farmers have been busy over the last week with corn harvest. Seeing […]
While the majority of soybeans are harvested without the benefit of a harvest aid, there are a few situations where they make sense.
Larry Steckel, Extension Weed Scientist, provides a rundown of 2019 weed control issues that included a significant amount of grass and weeds slipping past treatments — and for a variety […]
Since this has been a hotter year than the past few years, there is some concern that if water is shut off too early, we may give up some yield.
Producers who have dryer capabilities started harvesting corn last week, with good yields reported. Additionally, tobacco harvest is underway, as is hemp harvest. Hay baling was the predominant activity last […]
Even for our latest cotton, given an average frost date of around October 15, this is the last week you can likely justify insecticide applications to cotton. We’ve had a […]
Dr. Heather Kelly shares disease outlook in cotton and soybean and discusses what you can expect to learn at the upcoming Soybean Disease Field Day (9/3/19) and Cotton Tour Field […]