Mississippi Cotton: Getting Ready for the Season – Podcast Mar 23, 2021

🕔Mar 23, 2021
In this episode of the Mississippi Crop Situation podcast, Brian Pieralisi drops by the podcast studio in Stoneville to visit with Jason and Tom about cotton…acres, varieties, technologies, nematodes. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/Pieralisi_02-25-21_3.mp3

Southeast Cotton: Early Thrips, Nematode Control Critical for a Good Season Mar 16, 2021

🕔Mar 16, 2021
As the 2021 planting season approaches, it’s customary to look back and contemplate what happened last season and the many, many decades of seasons that preceded even last year. Nothing […]

Arkansas: Dealing with Southern Root-Knot Nematodes – DTN Feb 12, 2021

🕔Feb 12, 2021
Below ground pests are tough adversaries. Southern soybean farmers are learning first-hand as they face additional nematode threats. Soybean cyst nematode (SCN) was the main parasitic nematode concern for many […]

Alabama: Nematode-Resistant Cotton Varieties – Video Jan 26, 2021

🕔Jan 26, 2021
Dr. Kathy Lawrence discusses nematode-resistant cotton varieties in a new video from the 2020 Alabama Row Crops Short Course Video Series. She shares the latest research on cotton varieties and […]

Ohio: Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) has Made Itself at Home Oct 27, 2020

🕔Oct 27, 2020
This invasive species has adapted quite well to Ohio conditions, and is unfortunately doing very well in some fields based on egg counts.  We are wrapping up intensive sampling of […]

Georgia: Organic Farming – Integrating Biological Controls for Root-Knot Nematodes, Weeds Sep 25, 2020

🕔Sep 25, 2020
While weeds and plant parasites are a concern for all agricultural producers, organic producers are doubly challenged to combat these problems without chemical solutions. Through a grant from the U.S. […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Free Soil Nematode Tests Extended to 2021 Aug 31, 2020

🕔Aug 31, 2020
The Mississippi State University Extension Service is offering another year of free testing for often overlooked nematode pests that frequently cause poor crop performance. Soil-dwelling root-knot, reniform and soybean cyst […]

Texas West Plains Cotton: Keep Irrigation Running, Sample Soils for Nematodes Aug 27, 2020

🕔Aug 27, 2020
For most, August has been another long hot, dry month. Very few were fortunate enough to receive any measurable precipitation. Most all cotton has bolled to the top and has […]

Illinois Corn: Dealing with Nematodes – Thresholds and Sampling Jun 17, 2020

🕔Jun 17, 2020
Nematodes are roundworms that are extremely abundant in nature.  Nematodes can have many different lifestyles,  from feeding on bacteria, fungi, detritus, and other nematodes, to feeding on hosts such as humans, […]

Iowa: Check Corn for Damaging Levels of Nematodes Jun 8, 2020

🕔Jun 8, 2020
Iowa State University professor and nematologist Dr. Don Norton found nearly two dozen species of nematodes feeding on corn in Iowa in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s. These microscopic worms […]

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