Alabama Corn: Southern Rust Detected, Southern Counties on High Alert Jun 21, 2022

🕔Jun 21, 2022
Southern corn rust was confirmed in Baldwin County with the help of Regional Extension Agent Guilherme Morata last week. This is the first report of the disease in Alabama in 2022. […]

Alabama Soybeans: Fall Soil Sampling a Good Time to Detect Nematode Problems Oct 19, 2021

🕔Oct 19, 2021
Soybeans in Alabama can be damaged by various nematodes with root-knot, soybean cyst and reniform nematodes the most common culprits. Soil samples are the best way to correctly determine if […]

Alabama Corn: Management Considerations for Nematodes May 14, 2021

🕔May 14, 2021
All plants can act as hosts of plant-parasitic nematodes and field corn is no exception. Plant-parasitic nematodes attack and feed on the roots of plants disrupting the plant’s ability to […]

Alabama: Soybean Rust, Frogeye Leaf Spot Currently Active Sep 2, 2020

🕔Sep 2, 2020
Frogeye leaf spot is active in the state and can cause severe yield loss on susceptible varieties. Fortunately, many varieties planted in Alabama appear to have some level of resistance […]

Alabama Soybean Farmers Offered Free Nematode Analysis Aug 27, 2020

🕔Aug 27, 2020
Now is an ideal time to troubleshoot those problem areas in a field. Nematode populations should be at a peak now (when you can still identify the problem areas) or […]

Alabama: Widespread Soybean Rust a Threat to Late Fields Sep 23, 2019

🕔Sep 23, 2019
Soybean rust has been detected in 43 of the state’s 67 counties. The rust pathogen, Phakospora pachyrhiza, has been found in commercial fields as far north as Limestone, Madison and DeKalb counties […]

Alabama: Soybean Rust Spreading Across the State Aug 31, 2017

🕔Aug 31, 2017
After a few weeks of consistently wet weather, soybean rust is making its annual march from the Gulf Coast to north Alabama. Spurred on by wet leaves and strong winds, […]

Alabama: Soybean Rust Founds in 9 Counties This Week Aug 11, 2017

🕔Aug 11, 2017
Soybean rust was detected in Houston, Dale, Autauga, Elmore, Butler, Conecuh, Escambia, Clarke and Marengo counties this week. The disease was found in soybean research plots in Autauga and Elmore […]

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