Tennessee Scientist Named Extension Cotton Specialist of the Year

🕔Jan 15, 2019Tyson Raper is the 2019 Beltwide Extension Cotton Specialist of the Year. Raper is an assistant professor of cotton and small grain production with the University of Tennessee Institute of […]

Tennessee Cotton: 2018 Variety Trial Results Now Available

🕔Jan 8, 2019The 2018 TN Cotton Variety Trial Results Publication is now available online. This document contains detailed results from all harvested trails in the 2018 University of Tennessee Cotton Variety Testing […]

Tennessee Corn, Cotton: 2019 Variety Trial Results – Podcast

🕔Dec 21, 2018Listen as Tyson Raper and Ryan Blair discuss cotton and corn variety trials in this week’s podcast.

Tennessee Cotton: 2019 Variety Guide

🕔Dec 18, 2018The 2019 Cotton Variety Guide is now available  online. This document summarizes results from the 2018 University of Tennessee Cotton Agronomy program.

Tennessee Cotton: Harvest Issues – Wet Conditions, Regrowth, Quality Concerns – Podcast

🕔Oct 19, 2018Dr. Tyson Raper discusses cotton harvest in our latest Call of the Week. Tried a different approach with this one, recording live from the cotton field. If you can forgive […]

Tennessee Cotton: In-Field Sprouting – Protecting Existing Fiber Quality

🕔Sep 27, 2018The past six days of rain found the vast majority of our Upper-MidSouth cotton crop defoliated and open.  Unfortunately, these conditions supported emergence of cottonseed while still within the boll- […]

Tennessee Cotton: Warm Weather Defoliation Mixes With, Without Thidiazuron

🕔Sep 17, 2018Our forecast for the next 7 days contains ideal conditions for defoliating and opening bolls.  In this blog, I cover my current 1 and 2 shot go-to mixes and briefly […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Harvest Still Held Hostage By The Weather – AgFax

🕔Sep 13, 2018In the Delta, defoliation applications and a small amount of picking have started up again in parts of the region after rains over the last week put things on hold. A […]

Tennessee Cotton: Defoliation – Common Questions and Products – Podcast

🕔Aug 30, 2018UT Crops has a new podcast. It’s called Call of the Week. It will feature our specialists discussing their most frequent calls and questions from the past seven days, and […]

Mid-South Cotton: 2018 Defoliation Guide Now Available Online

🕔Aug 27, 2018The 2018 Mid-South Cotton Defoliation Guide is now available online. Cotton defoliation applications started in Mississippi this past week and a few acres within Tennessee will likely receive applications before the end […]

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