Resource Directory

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March 19, 2021

Texas Cotton Production Information

This Texas A&M University website contains information on key areas of cotton production and management for Southwestern producers. It provides a number of helpful decision aids, tools and publications.

March 19, 2021

Identification and Management of Bacterial Blight of Cotton

Bacterial Blight has become increasingly problematic throughout the humid region of the Cotton Belt. This publication focuses on helping growers identify and manage Bacterial Blight.

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

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 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.

February 19, 2021

Cotton and Cover Crops Videos

The “Cotton & Covers” video series follows the soil health journey of three cotton producers as they work to improve farm productivity.

February 19, 2021

H2O Initiative

The H2O Initiative is a region-wide effort to reduce irrigation water use in the Mississippi Delta. The website provides effective tools like the Pipe Planner to help growers conserve water.

February 19, 2021

Climage and Agriculture in the Southeast

This blog provides climate data and production insights for farmers (not only of cotton) and county agents around the Southeast.

February 19, 2021

AgroClimate: Agricultural Climate Tools for the Southeast

This site has many tools and data sources to help manage weather and climate risk for agricultural crops. While most of the focus is on the Southeastern United States, some of the forecast maps are national.

February 19, 2021

Cotton Info App for Android Tablets

The Cotton Info App is a collection of reference materials specially designed for growers, consultants and extension workers who may not have good cellular connectivity. All materials are stored on the user’s Android tablet. (An Apple iPad version is also available.)

February 19, 2021

Cotton Yield Maps

This eight-page document provides background material on cotton yield monitors and then provides five case studies where yield monitors have been a valuable tool for precision management.