Tag Archive: Crop

Now is the Time to Soil Test Crop Fields

Now is the Time to Soil Test Crop Fields

Your peanut fields are harvested and you’re probably waiting for those last few bolls to bust open to finish cotton harvest. After that, it’s time to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/11/03/now-is-the-time-to-soil-test-crop-fields/

Crop Nematode Damage a Serious Issue this Season

Crop Nematode Damage a Serious Issue this Season

After back to back mild winters, the 2017 growing season has been a banner year for pests. Prolonged cold weather normally diminishes pest populations, but this year pests …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/10/13/crop-nematode-damage-a-serious-issue-this-season/

Why is Nematode Damage Patchy in Crop Fields? How Does this Affect Management Decisions?

Why is Nematode Damage Patchy in Crop Fields? How Does this Affect Management Decisions?

I’ve had the opportunity to visit a number of grower fields this summer to assess potential …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/09/29/why-is-nematode-damage-patchy-in-crop-fields-how-does-this-affect-management-decisions/

WFREC Row Crop Field Day – August 22

WFREC Row Crop Field Day – August 22

Photo Credit John Atkins

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/18/wfrec-row-crop-field-day-august-22/

Peanut Nodule Analysis to Assess Crop Health

Peanut Nodule Analysis to Assess Crop Health

Picture: UF/IFAS agronomy students dig up peanut …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/18/peanut-nodule-analysis-to-assess-crop-health/

Moisture Monitoring, Cover Crops, and Best Management Practices for Crop Farmers

Moisture Monitoring, Cover Crops, and Best Management Practices for Crop Farmers

On August 10th, UF/IFAS Santa Rosa and Escambia County Extension hosted a field day covering moisture monitoring, cover crops, and best management …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/11/moisture-monitoring-cover-crops-and-best-management-practices-for-crop-farmers/

Crop Insurance for Beekeepers

Crop Insurance for Beekeepers

USDA’s Risk Management Agency announced on July 27 that Apiculture …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/08/04/crop-insurance-for-beekeepers/

Gulf Coast Crop Protection Tour July 6

Gulf Coast Crop Protection Tour July 6

Gulf Coast Crop Protection Tour Gulf Coast Research and Extension Center …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/23/gulf-coast-crop-protection-tour-july-6/

Cassava – A Crop for the Back Forty

Cassava – A Crop for the Back Forty

Cassava, also called yuca (not to be confused whit the ornamental plant Yucca), tapioca, or manioc in other regions of the world, is a tropical root crop native …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/09/cassava-a-crop-for-the-back-forty/

Friday Feature: The Life of a Crop Duster

Friday Feature: The Life of a Crop Duster

Growing America has started a nice feature for their weekly newsletter readers of sharing farmer stories on video.  This week’s featured video highlights the story …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/09/friday-feature-the-life-of-a-crop-duster/

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