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Wednesday, June 23, 2021

High Plains IPM "Radio" Podcast 06/23/2021

 Here’s this week’s High Plains IPM “Radio” Podcast for 06/23/21 https://soundcloud.com/user-766365640-259391064/high-plains-62321 Cotton: fleahoppers building to infest older cotton, thrips still a threat to youngest cotton. Older cotton probably needs fertilizer. Check soil moisture before starting irrigation. Sorghum and corn pests low except fall armyworm. Peanuts starting to bloom. (7:57 mins)

Thanks, 

Blayne

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

High Plains IPM "Radio" Podcast 06/16/2021

 Here’s this week’s High Plains IPM “Radio” Podcast  https://soundcloud.com/user-766365640-259391064/high-plains-61621

 

06/16/2021 (audio file) Crop pests light but abundant in bar ditches and roadsides. Evaluate your fertilizer plan and begin thinking about PGRs on cotton. Evaluate cotton for nematode damage. Some cotton above threshold for thrips - spotty areas. Stink bugs abundant outside fields, a big fall armyworm flight is going on now. (2:36 mins)

Thanks,

Blayne

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

High Plains IPM “Radio” Podcast 06/09/2021

Here’s this week’s High Plains IPM “Radio” Podcast 

6/9/2021 Some cotton needs replant options - disease abundant. Surviving cotton, thrips light to moderate. Sorghum and corn made it through even though they look rough. Herbicide window closing on corn. Weeds abundant, preseason herbicides showing value. (6:49 mins).

 Thanks,

Blayne

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

High Plains IPM "Radio" Podcast 06/02/2021

Here’s this week’s HighPlains IPM “Radio” Podcast 

6/2/2021 Rain delays force decisions on cotton and other crops. Rain may have driven seed deeper. Temperatures cool. Check stands now. Thrips pressure light but needs monitoring. Cotton: minimum plant stands. (7:23 min)

Thanks,

Blayne