Texas Cotton: New Pima Interest Could Bring Yield-Limiting Fungus to Plains Jun 25, 2020

🕔Jun 25, 2020
The Texas Plains cotton-growing region is not known for raising Pima varieties of cotton, but an increasing interest in the crop has Texas A&M AgriLife officials concerned the newcomer will bring […]

North Carolina Hemp: Root Diseases Prevalent Aug 16, 2019

🕔Aug 16, 2019
Root, Crown, and Stem Rot Root, crown, and stem rots are being observed in industrial hemp stands across North Carolina. While several of these pathogens are opportunistic, many are severe […]

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. […]

Texas Cotton: New Race of Fusarium Wilt – How to Limit Spreading Sep 12, 2018

🕔Sep 12, 2018
During the summer of 2017, a new race of the Fusarium wilt fungus (Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum)  infecting cotton was confirmed in many fields in El Paso and Hudspeth […]

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 […]

Georgia Crops: Conditions Perfect for Disease Jun 19, 2018

🕔Jun 19, 2018
Here is our corn in the field. It is silking now and may have less issues than any other crop right now. Sunshine is helping with pollination. Silks come out […]

Georgia Cotton: Fusarium Wilt, Target Spot, and Bacterial Blight in Colquitt County Fields Jul 14, 2016

🕔Jul 14, 2016
With hot temperatures, growers may be more likely to note stress-symptoms resulting from damaged root and vascular symptoms caused by plant-parasitic nematodes and/or Fusarium wilt.   While there is nothing […]

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