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March 19, 2021

Camera System to Detect Plastic in Module Feeder

This report details a simple, low-cost module-feeder camera system that gives ginners a real-time view of the module feeder’s dispersing cylinder. Similar inspection systems can be more widely used to rapidly identify when plastic gets onto the cotton module’s dispersing cylinders so that crews can remove it before it shreds and disperses.

March 19, 2021

The Impact of El Niño and La Niña on Cotton Yields

The El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phenomenon is the strongest driver of inter-annual climate variability around the world. This report evaluates the influence of ENSO on cotton yield variability.

March 19, 2021

Stewardship of Herbicides

This presentation PDF outlines stewardship information and considerations for Auxin Traits and Herbicides.

March 19, 2021

Diagnosis and Management of Cotton Foliar Diseases in the United States

This four-page bulletin is packed with information and pictures depicting the most common cotton foliar diseases in the U.S. For each disease, learn about symptoms, management, diagnostic notes, range and how it affects yield.

March 19, 2021

Utility of Plant Growth Regulation in Cotton Production

Plant growth regulators (PGRs) are commonly used to manage vegetative growth in cotton. This report evaluates a variety of mepiquat chloride (MC) products and evaluates whether there are any additional benefits to their use.

March 19, 2021

Sensor-Based Variable Rate Application for Cotton

This eight-page document provides general background on sensor-based applications and provides examples of how to use equipment-mounted sensors for real-time control of plant growth regulators, harvest aids and nitrogen.

March 19, 2021

Rolling High Rye for Conservation Tillage Cotton Success

High-residue cover crops are a tool for addressing herbicide-resistant weeds, improving soil health and reducing labor costs. This 20-minute video provides practical guidance on how to manage such cover crops.

March 19, 2021

Managing Nematodes in Cotton-Based Cropping Systems

This four-page publication covers diagnosis and treatment options for root-knot, reniform, Columbia lance and sting nematodes.

March 19, 2021

Managing Herbicide Resistance in Cotton Cropping Systems

Herbicide-resistant weeds are a problem all growers must deal with. This four-page document reviews the cause of resistance and how to manage fields with herbicide-resistant weeds.

March 19, 2021

Cotton Root Disorders

This publication provides examples of root damage from herbicide injury, pathogens, chilling injury, soil compaction and fertilizer injury.

March 19, 2021

Bronze Wilt of Cotton

Bronze wilt is a disease of cotton characterized by the bronze or red discoloration and wilting of leaves. This document helps to diagnose the disease and provide treatment options.

March 19, 2021

SE Agricultural Stink Bug ID – Apple App

The SE Agricultural Stink Bug ID is designed for use by university researchers, extension specialists, county agent, consultants, scouts and growers who need to identify stink bugs collected in agricultural settings.