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Dryland cotton suffering while irrigated cotton looks good
Agriculture

Dryland cotton suffering while irrigated cotton looks good

(from AgriLife Today) By: Kay Ledbetter Lack of moisture causes some producers to replant. AMARILLO – Much like producers’ fields across the High Plains, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service cotton trials are seeing a significant difference in performance this year between dryland and irrigated trials. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo […]

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Sugarcane aphid populations popping up in High Plains sorghum fields
Agriculture

Sugarcane aphid populations popping up in High Plains sorghum fields

(from AgriLife Today) July 14, 2018 By: Kay Ledbetter AMARILLO – Like the popup showers that have dotted the state, the sugarcane aphid is starting to show up all over the South Plains and Panhandle, said Dr. Ed Bynum, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service entomologist in Amarillo. (Texas A&M AgriLife […]

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New Cotton Technologies Offer Opportunities
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New Cotton Technologies Offer Opportunities

By: Kay Ledbetter, AgriLife Today CHILLICOTHE – Two new cotton technologies are exciting for producers, but come with warnings, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist. (Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Kay Ledbetter) Chemical drift can damage cotton under these new technologies. Dr. Emi Kimura, AgriLife Extension agronomist […]

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