Georgia Cotton: 6 Diseases to Watch for in August Aug 1, 2019

🕔Aug 1, 2019
In my world of all things “disease and nematode management” of Georgia’s cotton crop, August is a very important month for growers. It is important for two very different reasons. […]

Georgia Cotton: 1st Bloom is Here; Protect Your Crop, Maximize Yields Jul 3, 2019

🕔Jul 3, 2019
Three foliar diseases are expected to affect cotton production in Georgia this year and all of them may become more apparent in July. One of them, Stemphylium leaf spot, is […]

Alabama Cotton: Dealing with Target Spot, Areolate Mildew Damage Apr 16, 2019

🕔Apr 16, 2019
Target spot and areolate mildew—both cotton fungal diseases—can cause widespread early defoliation. According to an Alabama Extension plant pathologist, the target spot is a greater threat to intensively managed cotton, […]

Alabama Peanuts, Cotton: Aug. a Bad Month for Foliar Diseases Aug 30, 2018

🕔Aug 30, 2018
Peanut Prior to the recent dry weather this past week, the generally wet and cloudy weather patterns over much of August across Alabama were favorable for the development of foliar […]

North Carolina Cotton: Areolate Mildew Confirmed in Halifax County Aug 30, 2018

🕔Aug 30, 2018
Areolate mildew (Ramularia areola syn. Ramularia gossypii) has been confirmed on samples collected from Halifax County, North Carolina. This is likely not the only field given recent wet weather conditions. Symptoms […]

North Carolina Cotton: Areolate Mildew May Be Present, What to Look For Aug 27, 2018

🕔Aug 27, 2018
Recently, cotton producers have been concerned with areolate mildew (Ramularia areola syn. Ramularia gossypii) in North Carolina cotton. This disease is not common to North Carolina, but recent wet weather […]

Sawyer on Crops: Cotton Diseases – Target Spot and Areolate Mildew – Podcast Aug 16, 2018

🕔Aug 16, 2018
Wet, humid conditions are causing problems with diseases in cotton. In this installment of the South Georgia Pine podcast, UGA Extension Agent Andrew Sawyer discusses target spot and areolate mildew […]

Georgia Cotton: Target Spot and Areolate Mildew Aug 10, 2018

🕔Aug 10, 2018
Target spot and areolate mildew are present in a number of fields this year. At times, target spot and areolate mildew appear late enough in the season that the defoliation […]

Georgia Cotton: Disease Management – Aug. Is an Important Month for This Year and Next Aug 3, 2018

🕔Aug 3, 2018
One of the most important components of disease and nematode control in the cotton crop is “timeliness”.  “Timeliness” means deploying the best management tactic to fight diseases and nematodes before […]

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