Turning our attention to the fields, alfalfa growers are in the midst of their second harvest of the season. The recent heat wave is helping dry the freshly cut alfalfa on the ground.
|Many growers are planning for a third alfalfa harvest.|
Carlos says the alfalfa harvest appeared to arrive at the right time. He was finding an increase of caterpillars in the fields. Fortunately, growers didn’t have to deal with growing pest pressure because it was time to harvest. That was a bit of good news during this tumultuous drought-plagued year.
Cotton is up and growing with no significant issues. Stay tuned.