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Alabama

Alabama

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Alabama: Armyworm Activity Picking Up In Parts Of State

🕔Jun 24, 2016We have received phone calls from producers in southeast Alabama regarding beet, fall and southern armyworms. Southern armyworms has about four generations in the southeastern U.S. Eggs are laid in clusters
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Arizona

Arkansas

Arkansas

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Arkansas Corn: Southern Rust Found in Southeast

🕔Jun 25, 2016Southern rust was confirmed earlier this week (June 23, 2016) from a commercial corn field south of Eudora in Chicot County. This is the first report of southern rust for
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California

California

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California Almonds: Harvest Workshops Set For Fresno, Arbuckle

🕔Jun 26, 2016Curious about new almond harvest equipment? Want to learn more about harvest best practices? The Almond Board of California will hold 2 workshops on the topic on July 7 and
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Colorado

Delaware

Florida

Florida

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Florida: Redbanded Stink Bugs – Don’t Take New Pest Lightly

🕔Jun 25, 2016The University of Florida has recently found the Redbanded stink bug as the dominant species in local legume crops.
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Georgia

Georgia

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Georgia Sorghum: Corn-Leaf Aphids in Fields, Likely Not a Concern

🕔Jun 25, 2016Grain sorghum is now booting and we applied initial insecticide sugarcane aphids last week. This week we are seeing another aphid – corn-leaf aphid.
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Illinois

Illinois

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Illinois: Invasive Weed Species Cost Farmers and Threaten Native Plants

🕔Jun 25, 2016There is a troubling discrepancy between the large number of harmful invasive plant species and the number of invasive plant species that are actually regulated. At the federal level, the
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Indiana

Iowa

Iowa

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Iowa: Soybean Cyst Nematode Females Now Visible on Roots

🕔Jun 24, 2016The first generation of soybean cyst nematode (SCN) females is now visible on the roots of soybeans growing in SCN-infested fields in Iowa. The SCN females, which contain 250 or
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Kansas

Kansas

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Kansas Wheat: Control Volunteer Wheat Early in Hail-Damaged Crop

🕔Jun 22, 2016Volunteer wheat doesn’t all emerge at the same time, unfortunately. Some can start emerging early where wheat in the heading stage was damaged by hail, said Dallas Peterson, K-State Research
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Kentucky

Louisiana

Louisiana

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Louisiana Rice: Horizon Ag Field Day, Kaplan, June 28

🕔Jun 25, 2016Attendees of the Horizon Ag field day in Kaplan, Louisiana, can get a look at new, improved Clearfield rice varieties generating much excitement with end-users, and new weed management tools
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Michigan

Michigan

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Michigan Irrigation: Measuring Soil Moisture, Application Uniformity

🕔Jun 24, 2016Irrigation of crop fields is a common practice in areas of the country that receive little rainfall or have soils with little water-holding capacity. A few regions in Michigan that
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Minnesota

Minnesota

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Minnesota: Assessing June Hail Damage, Yield Loss

🕔Jun 24, 2016Recent storms left a large area of south central Minnesota affected by severe hail damage. Especially hard hit were Brown and Redwood Counties, where much of the corn was at
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Mississippi

Mississippi

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Mississippi Corn: Scout Fields for Caterpillar Infestations

🕔Jun 25, 2016Much of the corn has reached the reproductive stages, while some is still in the vegetative stages. Several caterpillars, including fall armyworm and corn earworm, can infest corn during both
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Missouri

Nebraska

Nebraska

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Nebraska: Extreme Heat Stress, Soil Temperature on Plant Growth, Development

🕔Jun 24, 2016Whether in the presence or absence of adequate soil moisture in the soil profile, heat stress can be an important risk and/or limitation to plant growth and development. While some
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Nevada

New Mexico

AgFax Weed Solutions

  • Weed Resistance Management – 6 Ways Your 2017 Planning Starts Now

    Things done this crop year can greatly influence how much herbicide resistance stress you'll face next year. The post Weed Resistance Management – 6 Ways Your 2017 Planning Starts Now appeared first on AgFax Weed Solutions. […]

  • Herbicide Resistance – Prevention Starts In The Tank

    Farmers with strong tankmix programs reduce risks of weed resistance later, based on a landmark study of 100 commercial fields over time. The post Herbicide Resistance – Prevention Starts In The Tank appeared first on AgFax Weed Solutions. […]

  • Herbicide Tankmixes – 4 Tips For Improving The Odds

    Weeds gain resistance via mutations, allowing them to fit into your weed management program. Tankmixing takes away their ability to adapt. Here are 4 tips to ensure your tankmix is up to that task. The post Herbicide Tankmixes – 4 Tips For Improving The Odds appeared first on AgFax Weed Solutions. […]

North Carolina

North Carolina

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North Carolina Cotton: 5-Point Plant Bug Scouting Checklist

🕔Jun 25, 2016Cotton should be scouted for plant bugs from the time it squares until the last harvestable boll is formed.  You can visit the cotton scouting guide for detailed information, but
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North Dakota

Ohio

Ohio

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Ohio: 5 Tips to Reduce Spray Drift

🕔Jun 21, 2016Due to concerns for production costs, safety, and the environment, it is important to maximize the pesticide deposit on the target. One of the major problems challenging pesticide applicators is
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Oklahoma

South Carolina

South Carolina

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South Carolina: Pee Dee Corn Getting Thirsty

🕔Jun 24, 2016Pollination is pretty much finished now and we are mostly in the “blister” (R2) stage.  Our corn hasn’t hurt for water much this season, but its hurting now in a lot
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South Dakota

Tennessee

Tennessee

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Tennessee: Cover Crops for Corn – Videos

🕔Jun 20, 2016A couple more videos from the 2016 weed management series discussing cover crops and termination timing in corn.
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Texas

Texas

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Texas: Bollworms, Stink Bugs Bear Watching In Upper Coast

🕔Jun 25, 2016Currently we are watching the bollworm populations pretty closely. The egg lay has been pretty high across most of our fields, and is going to increase as the corn and
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Virginia

Virginia

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Virginia Cotton: Residual Herbicides Make Comeback Against Resistant Weeds

🕔Jun 22, 2016We have moved back to more intensive use of residual herbicides for cotton production as we manage resistant weeds. Some of our slow growth this year has been because of
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Wisconsin

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Tobacco: Tomato Spotted Wilt Outbreaks in 3 States

🕔Jun 21, 2016Tomato spotted wilt is widespread in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina, likely from the warm winter.
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