Kentucky: 6 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought Jan 16, 2020

🕔Jan 16, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated six Kentucky counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Bourbon, Bullitt, Clark, Nelson, Nicholas, and Powell counties who suffered losses due to drought that […]

Kentucky Hemp: 2 Additional Insecticides Registered for Pest Control Jan 15, 2020

🕔Jan 15, 2020
Two additional products recently received Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approval under State Local Need Section 24(c) registrations for use against insect pests on hemp. These are Gemstar, a naturally occurring […]

University of Kentucky Celebrates 50 Years of Continuous No-Till Research Plots Jan 2, 2020

🕔Jan 2, 2020
Kentucky has long been known as an international leader in research and farmer adoption of no-till soil management. The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment recently celebrated […]

Kentucky: Soybean Production Contest Results Are In Dec 20, 2019

🕔Dec 20, 2019
Once again, we have record-breaking yields for our soybeans. There was a total of 5 entries that exceeded 100 bushels per acre; two of which were not irrigated. A new […]

Kentucky: 6 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought Nov 15, 2019

🕔Nov 15, 2019
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated six Kentucky counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Bell, Floyd, Harlan, Knox, Pike, and Whitley counties who suffered losses due to recent drought […]

Kentucky: 12 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought Oct 31, 2019

🕔Oct 31, 2019
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 12 Kentucky counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Breathitt, Clay, Johnson, Knott, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, and Wolfe counties who […]

Kentucky: Soybean Cyst Nematode Management Starts with Soil Sampling Oct 30, 2019

🕔Oct 30, 2019
The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) causes greater annual yield losses in Kentucky than any other pathogen of soybean.  The last time a formal survey was conducted by the University of […]

Kentucky Hemp: Heligen Registered to Manage Corn Earworm Oct 3, 2019

🕔Oct 3, 2019
A naturally occurring baculovirus (Helicoverpa zea nucleopolyhedrovirus) with the commercial name of Heligen was registered in Kentucky under FIFRA Section 24(c) (Heligen 24c KY190041 SLN Acknowledgement Letter_20190925). This is a highly specific […]

Kentucky Hemp: Corn Earworm Outbreaks Sep 18, 2019

🕔Sep 18, 2019
Helicoverpa zea (formerly Heliothis zea) is an insect that affects many crops and is known with different common names, depending on the crop it affects: cotton bollworm, soybean podworm, tomato […]

Kentucky Wheat: How Does Rainfall, Drought Affect Aphid Populations? Aug 30, 2019

🕔Aug 30, 2019
The bird cherry oat aphid (Rhopalosiphum padi) and the English aphid (Sitobion avenae) are the most abundant aphid species in small grains in Kentucky. They are key pest species because […]

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