Mississippi Crop Situation
The Mississippi Crop Situation podcast is provided by Mississippi State University Extension Service specialists responsible for agricultural row crops.
Our goal is to provide Mississippi agricultural producers, consultants, and industry with up-to-date, timely, science-based information you can use to help maintain profitability.
In the wake of Hurricane Barry, Dr. Erick Larson, MSU Extension – State Corn Specialist and Mr. Nolan Stapleton, MSU Extension Associate – Corn Verification Program give a late season corn update and discuss scouting priorities.
In this episode, spider mite management and rainfastness of insecticides are discussed.
Bobby Golden and Tom Allen disucuss disease identification and fungicide use in MS rice.
Angus Catchot, Jeff Gore, Don Cook discuss current situation with early-mid season insect pests issues in Mississippi row crops.
Extension sweet potato specialist Stephen Meyers discusses considerations for layby fertilizer, weed control, and insect control.
MSU Sweet potato Extension specialist, Dr. Stephen Meyers reflects on the career of Jeff Main, research associate at the MSU-Pontotoc Branch Experiment Station, after more than two decades of service.
Entomologists Angus Catchot, Jeff Gore, and Don Cook join Bobby Golden to discuss early season insect issues in cotton.
Dr. Erick Larson, MSU Extension – State Corn Specialist and Mr. Nolan Stapleton, MSU Extension Associate – Corn Verification Program discuss some common issues experienced this season and relevant corn management tips.
Jason and Bobby sit down with Tim Walker of Horizon Ag to discuss the 2019 rice season and US rice industry.
Much of Mississippi's corn is now tasseling. Dr. Erick Larson, MSU Extension – State Corn Specialist and Mr. Nolan Stapleton, MSU Extension Associate – Corn Verification Program discuss some of the management questions most frequently asked at this stage.