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    Cotton Seed Treatment Considerations for 2017

    As cotton growers are preparing to plant, proper planning and management strategies are necessary for optimal stand establishment. Poor soil temperatures and moisture levels, as well as heavy insect pressure, will adversely affect plant population, and ultimately crop yield and quality. Scouting cotton in the early stages of development can help identify fields where plants may be under adverse stress. According to the Cotton Grower and entomologists at the Mississippi State University Extension, cotton seed…

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