Tyson 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 […]
The 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 […]
Listen as Tyson Raper and Ryan Blair discuss cotton and corn variety trials in this week’s podcast.
The 2019 Cotton Variety Guide is now available online. This document summarizes results from the 2018 University of Tennessee Cotton Agronomy program.
Dr. 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 […]
The 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- […]
Our 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 […]
In 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 […]
UT 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 […]
The 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 […]