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Question of the Week: Chimera

Last week the question was:  What is wrong with this cotton leaf?

This is a genetic disorder called a chimera.  It’s fairly common and you can find a plant or two with this discoloration in just about any cotton field.   71 more words

Question Of The Week

Oldest Cotton Blooming

We have blooms in our oldest cotton fields.  Our cotton has been growing well all season and our square retention has been excellent, but its getting a little dry now in spots and some leaves are starting to wilt.   196 more words


Cotton Squaring

Our cotton is looking pretty good right now and the oldest fields have started squaring.

There isn’t too much going on in the fields to be concerned about right now.   96 more words


Cotton Aphids Showing Up

We have a pretty wide range of ages in our cotton with the oldest around 10-11 leaves.  Squaring should start in older fields before too long. 237 more words