We are quickly approaching the period of time in which we typically apply PGRs. Unfortunately, May was not kind and June has been dry. Many are struggling with figuring out […]
Large rainfall events and cool weather in late May strained Tennessee’s cotton crop. In some areas, individuals are considering replanting cotton that failed to emerge or cotton that appears to […]
Strong thunderstorms brought heavy rainfall and isolated hail to some areas of the MidSouth last weekend. Reports of hail damage have not been widespread and many welcomed a rather helpful […]
I planted the 2022 seed quality trial last Thursday (April 28th) with the expectation that even the best treatments would struggle, based on the forecast. To my surprise, each time […]
Tennessee: Cotton Focus, Jackson, Feb. 10 Feb 2, 2022
The 2022 University of Tennessee Cotton Focus is coming up on February 10th from 8AM to 1PM in Jackson, TN at the West Tennessee Research and Education Center.
The 2021 Tennessee Cotton Variety Trial Results Publication is now available online. Included within these results are ten large strip trials testing 15 XtendFlex commercial varieties, three large strip trials testing […]
The 2021 Tennessee Official Variety Trial (OVT) Results are now available online.
Preliminary data from the 2021 TN Cotton CSTs is now available. We are releasing an average table for the XtendFlex trials and the Enlist trials today and hope to release […]
When a cotton crop is facing in impending freeze event, there are a few things to account for as you are considering possible options prior to or after the freeze […]
Tennessee: Managing Input Price Risk Nov 3, 2021
It’s a challenging time for crop producers to manage input price risk. Input prices for fertilizer, crop protection (chemicals), machinery, fuel, labor, rent, and insurance are up substantially compared to […]