Burke – Jenkins Ag News

2018 Winter Meetings

The link below is information on the 2018 Winter Enlist meetings.  Topics which will be covered are the latest PhytoGen varieties for 2018, new Enlist herbicide offerings in 2018 and what growers can expect in the coming season related to the newest cotton technologies.  There are several dates and locations. …
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Silverleaf Whitefly in Cotton Meeting August 16, 2017

We are seeing more whiteflies this year than we have in recent years. This pest has arrived earlier in the year allowing it ample time to multiply into a significant problem if under favorable conditions. This pest can affect yield and also create an issue with stained lint at harvest…
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Silverleaf White Fly

The Silverleaf Whitefly is a cotton pest we are starting to see in this area.  This pest has the ability to reduce yield, especially in environments where beneficial insects have been reduced.  As cotton begins to open another issue from this pest can be stained lint.  Under the right conditions…
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Cotton Marketing News

Cotton prices as of February 13 were 14 cents higher than a year ago. There are several factors which have contributed to the upward trend. USDA raised the 2016 exports to 12.7 million bales, which is 200K bales higher than the January estimate. As Dr. Shurley states sales have been…
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