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Cotton: Progress

I finally caught a glimpse of the elusive blooming cotton including the candle stage. 7 more words

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Cotton Aphid Fungus Showing Up in Fields

Aphids have been showing up in fields in the last couple of weeks in numbers varying from none to heavy in certain areas of fields.  Here is a photo of a “hot spot” in a field in Dillon County. 167 more words

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Cotton: Quietly Blooming

Last night as I watering the cotton plants, I noticed the Nankeen cotton  had a bloom.  It very quietly bloomed during the day.  I was a sad to have missed it but happy to see progress.  14 more words

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Cotton Blooming, Stinkbugs

Older cotton in the Pee Dee has been blooming for about two weeks now.  Rain has come to most areas over the last few weeks, though other areas are starting to get dry.   340 more words

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Cotton: Squares

It’s been a while since I posted about our cotton plants.  Unfortunately, only one plant from our first batch survived so we planted more seeds. Right now, we have two cotton plants, one green and one brown that will probably produce some cotton.  45 more words

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Cotton Update - Squaring

In the Pee Dee, we have cotton fields ranging from 1-2 leaves to squaring.  The hot, dry weather is still causing wilting in a lot of sandier fields.   273 more words

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OMG I FINISHED MY SOPHIE'S UNIVERSE CAL!!!!!!

FINALLY!  I crocheted the last stitch on my CAL on Sunday night, and I almost got a bit teary!  It’s been an epic adventure, and I’m SO happy with the finish product!   267 more words

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