South Georgia Crop News

Crop News Covering Crisp, Turner, Worth, and Wilcox Counties

Cotton Defoliation

The following information is provided by Turner County Extension Agent Josh Gravitt.   As we get into the month of September it is time for some growers to make decisions on cotton defoliation.  Some of our fields that were planted in April are opening up the stalk rather rapidly with temperatures…
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Counter 20G Insecticide

Dr. Bob Kemerait:   The EPA has granted an emergency use Section 18 for use of COUNTER 20G on cotton for management of nematodes and thrips.   I have attached the label here; please note the restrictions on the label for use of herbicides.  Of significant concern is the potential…
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