Alabama Cotton, Peanuts: 4 Late Season Disease Considerations Sep 15, 2020

🕔Sep 15, 2020
Late season foliar and soilborne peanut diseases continue to be problem in Alabama due to conducive weather. Peanut rust has been found on non-treated plants in research trials in Headland. […]

Alabama Cotton, Peanuts: Scout Fields for Fungal Diseases Sep 2, 2020

🕔Sep 2, 2020
Due to the warm, wet weather, fungal diseases continue to be an issue for Alabama cotton. Cotton producers should continue to scout their cotton fields for areolate mildew and target […]

Alabama Cotton, Peanuts: Plan Fungicide Applications Ahead of Hurricane Landfall Aug 25, 2020

🕔Aug 25, 2020
The biggest concern this week for producers is the potential landfall of either Hurricane Marco or tropical storm Laura. As of Sunday August 23, the latest tracks show both storms […]

Georgia: Disease Pressure Increasing in Most Crops Jul 22, 2020

🕔Jul 22, 2020
Bob Kemerait, UGA Extension Plant Pathologist, provides a brief update on the current disease situations in soybeans, corn, peanuts, and cotton.

North Carolina Tobacco: High Target Spot Pressure Jul 20, 2020

🕔Jul 20, 2020
Persistent wet weather conditions continue to cause issues for tobacco diseases across the state. In particular, target spot, caused by Thanatephorus cucumeris (syn. Rhizoctonia solani) is severe this year. Target […]

Kentucky: Foliar Fungicide Considerations for Soybean Jul 10, 2020

🕔Jul 10, 2020
As soybean fields in Kentucky approach the R3 (beginning pod) developmental stage, it generally is a time to consider an application of a foliar fungicide to protect against foliar diseases.  […]

Georgia Cotton: Target Spot – July Begins the “Red Zone” Jul 9, 2020

🕔Jul 9, 2020
The Debate. I recently followed a thread on social media where the need for applying fungicides to cotton for control of target spot was debated. As you might imagine, opinions […]

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. […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Tips for Disease Scouting – Video Jul 26, 2019

🕔Jul 26, 2019
An update on soybean disease scouting from Dr. Heather Kelly. Watch to the end for info on Soybean Disease Field Day.

Tennessee Cotton: Diseases – What To Be on Lookout For Jul 24, 2019

🕔Jul 24, 2019
The usual foliar spotting has been seen: leaf spot complex and target spot. In addition to the fungal leaf spot, bacterial blight leaf symptoms have also been reported

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