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Top Ten Keys to High Corn Yields

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You must provide numerous resources and management to optimize the opportunity for corn plants to produce high yields. Of course, favorable weather plays a huge role as well. This article describes areas where we can improve corn yield potential. . . . → Read More: Top Ten Keys to High Corn Yields

2012 Row Crop Short Course

The 2012 Row Crop Short Course will be held from December 3-5, 2012 at the Bost Extension Center on the campus of Mississippi State University.  Pre-registration is free of charge until November 30 and will be $40 thereafter including at the door.  Registration may be completed online at the following website:

Row Crop Short Course Online Registration

Meals . . . → Read More: 2012 Row Crop Short Course

Delta Crop Summit – November 13, 2012, Stoneville, MS

The 2012 Delta Crop Summit will be held on Tuesday, November 13, in Stoneville, MS. Please see the attached schedule. . . . → Read More: Delta Crop Summit – November 13, 2012, Stoneville, MS

North Mississippi Research and Extension Center Agronomic Row Crops Field Day

The biennial North Mississippi Research and Extension Center Agronomic Row Crops Field Day will be held at the Lee County Agri-Center, Magnolia Conference Center, Highway 145 South of Verona, on Thursday, August 9, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  The program will include a featured speaker, educational and industry exhibits, and field research plot tours. . . . → Read More: North Mississippi Research and Extension Center Agronomic Row Crops Field Day

2011 Rice Research Report

This is a brief review of the many agronomy, breeding, pest management, soil fertility, and water conservation research projects funded by the Mississippi Rice Promotion Board. . . . → Read More: 2011 Rice Research Report

2011 MSU Row Crop Short Course Video Links

The 2011 Mississippi State University Row Crop Short Course was held from December 5 – 7, 2011.  Topics covered during the Row Crop Short Course included insect and weed management, fertility management, agronomic aspects of crop production, and a farm bill update among others.  Nearly all presentations from the 2011 Row Crop Short Course were recorded . . . → Read More: 2011 MSU Row Crop Short Course Video Links

2011 Row Crop Short Course

On behalf of the Mississippi State University Extension Service we would like to cordially invite you to attend the 2011 Row Crop Short Course to be held at the Bost Extension Center on the campus of Mississippi State University from December 5th – 7th, 2011.    

 Pre-registration is free of charge until November 25th, 2011.  Registration after . . . → Read More: 2011 Row Crop Short Course

Post-Harvest Crop Residue Management

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After harvest, you face management decisions as you begin preparing fields for next year’s crop. Corn produces far more residue than most crops we are accustomed to, so it can cause considerable benefits or anxiety depending upon how you view it. This article attempts to address the pro’s and con’s of crop residue. . . . → Read More: Post-Harvest Crop Residue Management

After the Flood: Row Crop Replanting

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MSU Extension Service and MAFES researchers have compiled the following suggestions and information regarding replanting and managing row crops after the flood. Also included is post-flood crop insurance information. . . . → Read More: After the Flood: Row Crop Replanting

Soil Management After the Flood in Mississippi

Significant acreage in Mississippi will flood in the current event offering enormous challenges to families and homes. Much of the cropland in the affected region was already planted for the 2011 cropping season.  As the waters recede, a new landscape for in both land and nutrient management will emerge. Much of our modern experience in post-flood . . . → Read More: Soil Management After the Flood in Mississippi