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Texas: Cotton Scout School, Levelland, June 1

Texas: Cotton Scout School, Levelland, June 1

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔May 23, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct a free cotton bug scouting school June 1 in the Oil Room located on the South Plains College campus, 1401 S. College Ave. in Levelland. The day will open with registration at

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Arkansas: Row Crop Scouting School, McGehee, June 1

Arkansas: Row Crop Scouting School, McGehee, June 1

👤By Nick Seiter, University of Arkansas 🕔May 19, 2017

A pest scouting school focusing on insects and diseases in cotton, corn, soybean, rice and grain sorghum will be conducted at Hoot’s Barbecue in McGehee, AR on June 1, 2017. The program will start at 8:30 AM. Identification of insects

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Alabama: Crop Scouting School, Autaugaville, June 6

Alabama: Crop Scouting School, Autaugaville, June 6

👤By Christy Hicks, Auburn University, Southeast Alabama Regional Extension Agent 🕔May 19, 2017

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System will host a Crop Scouting School on June 6 beginning at 8 a.m. at the Autauga County Extension Office located at 2226 Hwy 14 W in Autaugaville.  Speakers will include Ron Smith, Tim Reed, and Barry

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Arkansas: Row Crop Scouting School, Jonesboro, June 2

Arkansas: Row Crop Scouting School, Jonesboro, June 2

👤By Glenn Studebaker, University of Arkansas 🕔May 19, 2017

A pest scouting school focusing on insects and diseases in cotton, corn, soybean, rice and grain sorghum will be conducted at the Craighead County Extension office on June 2. The program will start at 8:00 AM. Identification of insects and

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Iowa: Field Scouting Basics Workshop, Boone, May 16

Iowa: Field Scouting Basics Workshop, Boone, May 16

👤By Brent Pringnitz and Warren Pierson, Iowa State University 🕔Apr 18, 2017

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering a Field Scouting Basics Workshop on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at the Field Extension Education Laboratory (FEEL) near Boone, Iowa. Designed for beginning-level crop scouts, the course provides hands-on, in-field experience to

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Iowa: Field Crop Scout School, Ames, March 25

Iowa: Field Crop Scout School, Ames, March 25

👤By Warren Pierson and Brent Pringnitz, Iowa State University 🕔Feb 7, 2017

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will offer a Field Crop Scout School on Saturday, Mar. 25, at the Scheman Building in Ames. Designed for beginning crop scouts, the day-long course features sessions on crop growth and development, weed, disease

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Alabama: When in Drought, Don’t Forget to Scout!

Alabama: When in Drought, Don’t Forget to Scout!

👤By Ayanava Majumdar, Neil Kelly, and Monte Baugh, Alabama Cooperative Extension 🕔Jan 9, 2017

This article should appeal to a wide range of producers across Alabama. Year 2016 was an interesting year that started with a very wet spring followed by a drought that really started in June with a dramatic reduction in precipitation

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Florida: Scout Fields to Avoid Minor Problems Becoming Major Ones

Florida: Scout Fields to Avoid Minor Problems Becoming Major Ones

👤By Mace Bauer, University of Florida 🕔Aug 26, 2016

If I can give one word of advice, it is to get out into the fields and investigate. Crops in North Florida appear to be deteriorating rapidly in many instances from a wide array of culprits.

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Flint on Crops: Good Scouting Can Reduce Production Costs

Flint on Crops: Good Scouting Can Reduce Production Costs

👤By Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University 🕔Jun 13, 2016

Growing a crop is very expensive. Current budgets from the Mississippi State University Department of Agricultural Economics show that a grower can expect to spend around $900 per acre in the production of cotton and believe it or not that

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Illinois Corn: Diagnosing a Troubled Field Requires Patience, Knowledge

Illinois Corn: Diagnosing a Troubled Field Requires Patience, Knowledge

👤By John Obermeyer, University of Illinois 🕔Jun 10, 2016

“Eliminate all other factors, and the one which remains must be the truth,” –Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This is easier said than done when dealing with poorly growing corn in areas of a field. Symptoms often include

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