TITLE

Cotton replant decisions demand careful thought

AUTHOR(S)
Bilbro, J. D.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;5/15/2008, Vol. 35 Issue 13, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on how to deal with damaged cotton stands in the U.S. Randy Boman, an agronomist with AgriLife Extension Service, says when poor seedling emerges and stand reductions result from low temperatures, excessive soil moisture and packing rains, re-plant decisions must be made. Moreover, plant-spacing uniformity is a critical consideration in replant decisions and the more uniform the plant spacing, the greater the yield.
ACCESSION #
32114455

 

Related Articles

  • Ample rainfall this season holds good prospects for Okla. cotton. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;10/26/2016, p1 

    The article offers information on positive prospects for cotton production in Oklahoma due to ample rainfall in the region, and views of Randy Boman, resident director of the Oklahoma State University's Southwest Research and Extension Center.

  • Weather problems hamper 2009 Southwest cotton. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press;2/5/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p1 

    The article focuses on the impact of weather problems on cotton production in the U.S. in 2009. During the Beltwide Cotton Conferences in San Antonio, Texas, Extension cotton specialist Randy Boman explains the bad weather in West Texas and Oklahoma and how it affects cotton producers in two...

  • Variety selection even more important for 2015 cotton planting. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press;2/12/2015, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p3 

    The article offers information on the second annual Red River Crops Conference held in Childress, Texas on February 7-8, 2015 during which cotton specialist Gaylon Morgan and Randy Boman, research director at the Oklahoma State University, discussed variety selection for 2015 cotton planting....

  • Worst and best weather tests variety performance. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press;3/11/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p6 

    Discusses how tough weather conditions put varieties and production systems of the cotton plant to test. Discussion on cotton production systems trials at the recent Southwest Crops Production Conference in Lubbock; Advantages of cotton planted into terminated small grain over cotton planted...

  • Timely rainfall benefits SW cotton. Schoonover, Vic // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;6/19/2012, p7 

    The article reports on the benefits of timely rainfall and moderate temperatures for cotton crops in Southwest regions including the states of Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas. Doctor Randy Boman presents update on the Mesonet 10-day precipitation map. Boman also discusses some in-season management...

  • Variety selection adds to bottom line for cotton farmers. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press;12/15/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 24, p28 

    The article focuses on the importance of cotton variety selection for farmers. The correct selection of cotton variety may fetch an extra amount of $50 to $200 per acre for farmers. A proper planning is required on the cotton growers side in order to select a particular variety for sowing. Randy...

  • Right choices now mean High Plains cotton profits later. Byrns, Steve // Southwest Farm Press;4/1/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p15 

    The article reports on the statement made by Randy Boman, Texas AgriLife Extension Service cotton agronomist which asserts that making the right decisions could well benefit farmers in terms of profits amidst the changing weather in the state.

  • Rainfall benefits outweigh short-term challenges. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;6/26/2014, p1 

    The article focuses on the benefits of rainfall to cotton farmers in the Southwest U.S. during drought along with its negative impact such as increased moisture, weed pressure, and plant disease and mention insights from several people in the agriculture in various U.S. states regarding benefits...

  • Some Oklahoma farmers will produce some good cotton. Smith, Ron // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;11/11/2013, p4 

    This article reports on the opinion of Randy Boman, research director and cotton extension program leader at the Oklahoma State University Southwest Research and Extension Center in Altus, that Oklahoma will produce some good cotton in fall 2013. He mentions the possibility of four-bale yields...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics