Florida: Peanut Field Day, Marianna, Aug. 19 Jul 9, 2021
We are happy to announce that everything is on track for our 2021 UF Peanut Field Day. It is scheduled for the morning of August 19, 2021 in Marianna, at the North […]
Florida Peanuts: Worm ID Is Essential for Control Jun 23, 2021
Caterpillar sightings in young peanut fields have skyrocketed over the past week, with calls pouring into local extension offices. Some fields as young as 25 days after planting are exhibiting […]
With the 2021 crop season upon us, many people have already spread fertilizer and either already planted or are in the process now. But heavy rains, on Saturday, April 24, […]
Florida has several species of cutworms that can be problematic year to year in cropping systems, especially corn and soybeans. Larvae are capable of overwintering and surviving the winter here, […]
Drier weather and more sunshine are helping move the crop along but an assortment of pests are waiting in the wings.
Florida: Grasshoppers Could Be a Problem This Season May 22, 2020
The warm, dry weather this spring is a serious concern. It’s causing many problems ranging from delayed planting to wildfires and everything in between. It is also causing grasshopper populations […]
Sunshine and warmer temperatures are doing great things for the crop. Rain varies from none to heavy, with tropical storm Arthur dumping heavy amounts on the Carolinas.
d Pam Caraway, Contributing Editor Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Southeast Cotton, sponsored by the Southern Cotton Team of Amvac Chemical Corporation. Subscribe OVERVIEW Planting […]
Florida: Dicamba Stewardship Training, Feb. 18 Jan 23, 2020
Florida is set to host it’s annual Dicamba Stewardship Training on February 18th from 9-11 am CST (10-12 EST), with a similar format as the previous years.
The second week of November has finally brought cold temperatures to the Panhandle, something needed to kill regrowth in cotton fields. The past several years we have had increasingly warm […]