Resource Directory

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Filtering By: Region, Midsouth
April 19, 2021

Louisiana State University Insect Control Guide 2020

The Louisiana State University Insect Control Guide is updated annually. This is the 2020 version for many crops, including cotton.

April 19, 2021

Insect Control Guide for Agronomic Crops in Mississippi 2021

This insect control guide starts with a breakdown of what integrated pest management means for cotton, discusses insecticide resistance management, and provides a growing season insecticide rotation strategy. It then goes pest by pest and provides a visual identification guide for pests.

April 19, 2021

Cotton Irrigation Management for Humid Regions

This publication provides producers with an overview of the technologies available to schedule irrigation and key concepts related to water management for cotton grown in areas where rainfall provides a significant amount of the water requirements in most years.

April 19, 2021

Best Management Practices for Tarnished Plant Bug

This report details best management practices for controlling Tarnished Plant Bugs in the Midsouth cotton-growing region.

March 19, 2021

Integrated Weed Management (IWM) Resource Center

This website houses resources on integrated weed management for herbicide-resistant weeds. It is updated regularly by a team of weed scientists from 14 universities and the USDA Agricultural Research Service.

March 19, 2021

Cotton Market News and Fiber Quality

Access national daily, weekly and seasonal cotton quality reports, plus cotton prices, weekly market review and other reports.

March 19, 2021

Commodity Loan Rates

Keep up to date on commodity loan rates, and access more information specifically related to the cotton loan program.

March 19, 2021

Ag Market Network

Access timely agricultural market analysis through daily market reports and commodity updates. Scroll down to find the listing of Ag Network podcasts.

March 19, 2021

Cotton Leader Newsletter

Get the latest updates on the Cotton Research and Promotion Program from the Cotton Board through their monthly e-newsletter.  

March 19, 2021

University of Missouri Cotton Information

Guides for production, pest management and budgeting, as well as cotton variety trial data, are a few of the resources included on this site for growers and crop advisors managing cotton in Missouri.

March 19, 2021

Cotton, Corn and Soybean Net Return Comparison Decision Aid

This is a spreadsheet-based decision tool was developed to assist row crop producers in Louisiana. The decision tool contains five Excel worksheets to compare net returns above variable production costs for three alternative sets of crop choices.

March 19, 2021

Cotton Budget Resources – Louisiana

Louisiana State University Ag Center creates projected budgets, projected costs and returns and other financial decision aids for producers to use for planning purposes.