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Category: Transplanting

Clipping Tips
[ 0 ] January 12, 2011 |

Clipping Tips

Clipping is an important technique for tobacco farmers. It can improve the health and strength of a transplant, help keep all stem lengths and diameters alike, and be used to delay planting if field conditions are adverse. However, these benefits will only happen if you make sure to properly clip your transplants. Improper clipping can […]

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Just Add Water
[ 0 ] February 28, 2010 |

Just Add Water

Making sure your transplant is healthy continues with ensuring its source of water is optimal. You can verify the state of your water by collecting from and testing your water source, which will reveal both the alkalinity levels as well as the nutritional suitability for transplant production. Your county‚Äôs Cooperative Extension center can assist in […]

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