Tag Archive: Agronomic

Tri-State Agronomic Scout School June 8

Southern Green Stink Bug nymph on soybean. Photo by Ethan Carter. The Jackson County Extension Office in collaboration with specialists from Auburn University and the University of Georgia will host a Tri-State Agronomic Scout School on June 8, 2017. The meeting will take place at the Jackson County Agricultural Conference Center (2741 Penn Ave, Marianna, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/05/13/tri-state-agronomic-scout-school-june-8/

Fall Sampling for Nematodes in Agronomic Crops

Fall is the best time to take samples for nematodes, since populations often peak near harvest, and while crop roots are still viable.  These samples can be used to help determine if nematodes caused damage in the current crop and help predict the likelihood of damage to an upcoming crop. While all agronomic crops in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/10/07/fall-sampling-for-nematodes-in-agronomic-crops/

Gulf Coast Agronomic Field Day September 10

Field Day topics will include Target Spot on Cotton, Peanut Varieties, Sugarcane Aphids on Grain Sorghum, Cotton Nematode Trials, and Herbicide Drift. Make plans to attend the 2015 Agronomic Field Day that will be held on September 10, 2015 at the Gulf Coast Research & Extension Center, 8300 State Highway 104, Fairhope, Alabama.  The afternoon …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/15/gulf-coast-agronomic-field-day-september-10/

Time to Sample for Nematodes in Agronomic Crops

Now is the time to sample peanut and cotton fields for nematodes in preparation for next year’s crop, as nematode populations are at some of their highest populations during harvest time.  Plenty of plant roots are still available for the nematodes to feed upon and soil temperatures are still warm enough that nematodes are located in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/10/31/time-to-sample-for-nematodes-in-agronomic-crops/