Tag: Keith Collins
Louisiana: Assessing Crops in Hurricane Delta’s Aftermath Oct 14, 2020
Hurricane Delta cut a similar path through Louisiana as Hurricane Laura, with many crops still in the field affected by the second major storm to hit the state in six […]
Louisiana: Hurricane Laura Damages Soybeans, Other Row Crops Sep 1, 2020
Most Louisiana soybean fields are in decent shape following Hurricane Laura, but there are pockets of serious damage in areas that received strong winds and rain. “Statewide, the crop fared […]
Louisiana: Farmers Rushing Harvest Before Hurricane Laura Hits Aug 26, 2020
North Louisiana farmers are rushing to get their corn crop out of the field before Hurricane Laura hits, and so far, the crop looks good. Laura also has the potential […]
Cotton – Midsouth – Cleanup Sprays Going Out To Protect Those Last Bolls – AgFax Aug 20, 2020
Laykyn Rainbolt, Contributing Editor Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Midsouth Cotton, sponsored by the Midsouth Cotton Team of Amvac Chemical Corporation. Subscribe OVERVIEW More cotton has […]
Louisiana Rice: Harvest Reaching Half-Way Mark Aug 7, 2020
Editor’s Note: Texas A&M reported on the Texas Rice Crop Survey website that 34% of its main crop has been harvested as of today. The harvest for the 2020 rice […]
Louisiana: Row Rice Featured at Virtual Field Day Jul 28, 2020
Presentations for the virtual northeast Louisiana row rice field day were released July 27, providing farmers with the latest information from LSU AgCenter researchers. The complete event is available online […]
Rice Harvest – Southwest Louisiana Starts Off With A Bang – AgFax Jul 23, 2020
Yield reports from southwest Louisiana are exceptionally strong.
Cotton – Midsouth/Delta – Pests Have Been Running Late But They Are Here Now – AgFax Jul 23, 2020
Laykyn Rainbolt, Contributing Editor Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Midsouth Cotton, sponsored by the Midsouth Cotton Team of Amvac Chemical Corporation. Subscribe OVERVIEW Late crop, late […]
Cotton – Midsouth – Key Pests More Apparent As We Head Into July – AgFax Jun 25, 2020
Aphids, plant bugs and spider mites are all turning up in cotton. No huge infestations are turning up, but applications have been necessary in places.
Rice Planting Inches Along In Delta, Heading Starts In Coastal Crop – AgFax May 29, 2020
Rains continue delaying rice planting in the Midsouth and some farmers may take the prevented-planting option on the last of their crop.