Alabama Corn: Yield Gain Potential from Harvesting High Moisture Grain Sep 8, 2020

🕔Sep 8, 2020
“Phantom yield gain” is a popular term for yield gains from harvesting high moisture corn (25-30% moisture) compared to letting the corn dry in the field (about 15-17% moisture) then […]

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 […]

Cotton – Southeast – Limited Defoliation At Hand, Rains Restore Balance – AgFax Aug 27, 2020

🕔Aug 27, 2020
Recent rainy weather has helped the crop and maybe reduced whitefly pressure, but it also could encourage disease development going into September.

Alabama Cotton: Defoliation Considerations – Video Aug 25, 2020

🕔Aug 25, 2020
Dr. Steve Brown, Alabama Extension Cotton Specialist, and Tyler Sandlin, Alabama Extension Crop Specialist, discuss what growers need to consider before defoliating cotton. 

Alabama Cotton: Stemphylium Leafspot – What You Should Know – Video Aug 13, 2020

🕔Aug 13, 2020
I am still getting a lot of questions about Stemphylium leafspot in cotton. Alabama Extension fertility specialist Dr. Audrey Gamble and I discuss why it is so prevalent this year […]

Alabama Soybeans: Everything to Know About Redbanded Stink Bugs – Video Aug 11, 2020

🕔Aug 11, 2020
For soybean growers in central and south Alabama, the Redbanded stink bug is a very aggressive and damaging pest in soybeans. Here is a short video to help with identifying, […]

Alabama Cotton: K Deficiency and Related Foliar Diseases Aug 10, 2020

🕔Aug 10, 2020
Over the past few weeks we’ve observed several cotton fields with Stemphylium leaf spot. The ultimate cause is a depletion of potassium (K) in leaf tissues. Potassium is rapidly exported from leaves […]

Alabama Cotton: Dealing with Stemphylium Leaf Spot Aug 3, 2020

🕔Aug 3, 2020
I have visited several cotton fields with Stemphylium leaf spot. Stemphylium starts off as small brown lesions, and as they enlarge, they can lead to massive premature defoliation. There are […]

Alabama Cotton: Scouting, Controlling Stinkbugs – Video Jul 22, 2020

🕔Jul 22, 2020
One of our most damaging pests in cotton is the stinkbug. Alabama Extension entomologists Dr. Ron Smith and Dr. Scott Graham discuss how to scout for and control stinkbugs in […]

Alabama Cotton: Scouting, Controlling Escaped Bollworms – Video Jul 21, 2020

🕔Jul 21, 2020
We will not be able to have a face-to-face cotton scouting school but I have worked with Alabama Extension entomologists Dr. Ron Smith and Dr. Scott Graham to produce a […]

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