Pennsylvania: Fall’s the Time to Sample for Parasitic Nematodes Oct 31, 2019

🕔Oct 31, 2019
Plant parasitic nematodes that feed on soybean roots include lance, sting, lesion, root knot, and soybean cyst nematodes (SCN). Yield losses caused by SCN are greater than losses caused by any […]

Florida Peanuts: New Nematode-Resistant Variety Gets On-Farm Trials Oct 14, 2019

🕔Oct 14, 2019
Peanut root-knot nematodes are one of the most prevalent and damaging pests in peanut production in the Southeast.  Crop rotation, use of resistant cultivars, and nematicide application are the primary […]

North Carolina Sweet Potatoes: Impacts of Guava Root Knot Nematode Quarantine Oct 12, 2018

🕔Oct 12, 2018
Meloidogyne enterolobii Internal Quarantine from NCDA On Friday, October 5, 2018, the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services released a press statement outlining a quarantine for the guava root […]

Tennessee: What’s the Difference Between Nematodes? Oct 5, 2018

🕔Oct 5, 2018
Sustainable and economically sound agricultural production must include optimizing pest management and the first step in doing so is identifying pests – namely nematodes, as discussed here. This article gives […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Protect Crops from Nematodes in Old Cotton Fields Aug 6, 2018

🕔Aug 6, 2018
Thousands of acres of soybeans in eastern Arkansas are under attack from a tiny pest against which they have little or no natural defenses, said John Rupe, professor of plant […]

Alabama Corn: April Showers Bring Nematode Problems May 23, 2018

🕔May 23, 2018
Gardeners say ‘April showers bring May flowers.’ While these shower may bring flower for gardeners, it can cause problems for corn producers. In corn fields, wet weather in April is […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Variety Tolerance Test Against Root-Knot Nematodes Nov 22, 2017

🕔Nov 22, 2017
The southern root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) is the most important yield-limiting plant-pathogenic nematode that affects soybean production in the mid-South.  It is found in nearly all soybean producing counties in […]

North Carolina Sweet Potatoes: Alert Issued on Emergent Nematode May 24, 2017

🕔May 24, 2017
This month Dr. Weimin Ye, nematode assay section chief at the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) issued an alert warning sweetpotato growers about an emergent nematode that could […]

Cotton: 200 Growers to Evaluate 12 New Deltapine Varieties for 2018 Apr 13, 2017

🕔Apr 13, 2017
The Deltapine New Product Evaluator Program kicks off its 10th season this spring with nearly 200 growers evaluating pre-commercial variety candidates for the Class of 18.   The Class of […]

Alabama: Corn Nematodes, Silent Thieves Mar 28, 2017

🕔Mar 28, 2017
Field and sweet corn are good hosts for the southern or cotton root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita Race 3). This is the same root-knot nematode that has plagued Alabama cotton and […]

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