Alabama: Cotton Blue Disease Appears a Month Early Jun 18, 2020

🕔Jun 18, 2020
Alabama Cooperative Extension System scientists have confirmed the presence of cotton leafroll dwarf virus (CLRDV-AL) in Alabama cotton. This confirmation comes one month earlier than it did in 2019 and […]

Alabama: Cotton Blue Disease On Ratoon Cotton? Does It Matter? Jun 6, 2020

🕔Jun 6, 2020
The image above is from Dr. Bob Kemeriat, UGA Extension Plant Pathologist. It is ratoon cotton and displays symptoms of cotton blue disease, which is caused by cotton leafroll dwarf […]

Mississippi: Cotton Leafroll Dwarf Virus – 5 Things to Know Mar 2, 2020

🕔Mar 2, 2020
Pathologists with Mississippi State University will be monitoring a relatively new plant disease in state cotton fields once the growing season is in full swing. Cotton leafroll dwarf virus, or […]

Alabama: Cotton Leaf Roll Dwarf Virus – What You Should Know Feb 21, 2020

🕔Feb 21, 2020
Cotton Leaf Roll Dwarf Virus (CLRDV-AL), which causes cotton blue disease, is now considered part of the environment, according to Alabama Extension specialists and Auburn University researchers. The same disease […]

South Carolina Cotton: Price Swings, New Disease Put Strain on Growers Feb 18, 2020

🕔Feb 18, 2020
One thing many farmers know for certain is that nothing is certain right now. During the South Carolina Cotton Growers Meeting held here recently, Clemson Extension economist Nathan Smith told […]

Alabama Cotton: Late Oct. Rains Slow Down Harvest Nov 6, 2019

🕔Nov 6, 2019
The latter part of October ushered in rains which ended an extended period of great harvest weather. Since then, showers and overcast days have interrupted picking regularly, making it difficult […]

Central Texas Cotton: Leafroll Dwarf Virus Discovered Aug 23, 2019

🕔Aug 23, 2019
A new viral disease of cotton found in recent years in several southeastern U.S. states has now been confirmed in Texas. The disease, cotton blue disease, was observed recently in […]

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. […]

Mississippi: Cotton Blue Disease – What You Should Know Jul 24, 2019

🕔Jul 24, 2019
Typically, plant viruses induce outward symptoms that may appear in the form of plant stunting, misshapen leaves, or even a coloration difference in the younger leaves that oftentimes can be […]

Tennessee Cotton: Diseases – What To Be on Lookout For Jul 24, 2019

🕔Jul 24, 2019
The usual foliar spotting has been seen: leaf spot complex and target spot. In addition to the fungal leaf spot, bacterial blight leaf symptoms have also been reported

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