Tag Archive: Damage

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/

Inspect and Wash to Prevent Azalea Lace Bug Damage

Inspect and Wash to Prevent Azalea Lace Bug Damage

Now is the time to prevent your azaleas from being …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/20/inspect-and-wash-to-prevent-azalea-lace-bug-damage/

Weed Control Can Also Reduce Insect Damage

Weed Control Can Also Reduce Insect Damage

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/07/22/weed-control-can-also-reduce-insect-damage/

Planning ahead can reduce home and landscape damage

Planning ahead can reduce home and landscape damage

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/03/02/planning-ahead-can-reduce-home-and-landscape-damage/

Researchers Assessing Smutgrass Damage to Pastures with Survey

A pasture infested with smutgrass, which is not grazed by livestock and competes with improved forage grasses.

A pasture infested with smutgrass, which is not grazed by livestock, competes with improved forage grasses.

University of Florida Researchers are attempting to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/09/19/researchers-assessing-smutgrass-damage-to-pastures-with-survey/

Late-flowering Magnolias Avoid Freeze Damage

Late-flowering Magnolias Avoid Freeze Damage

‘Jon Jon’ magnolia

This winter’s recurring freezes and frosts have played havoc with early flowering plants like magnolia. While …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/24/late-flowering-magnolias-avoid-freeze-damage/

Property Law and Tree Damage

Property Law and Tree Damage

After storms and when homeowners are doing “spring cleaning” around their yards, Extension agents are routinely asked about whose responsibility it is to maintain a tree along a property line. This becomes particularly important in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/02/10/property-law-and-tree-damage/

Triple-Threat in One Soybean Field: Grasshopper Damage, Asian Soybean Rust and Palmer Amaranth

Example of a soybean plant being eaten by grasshoppers

Example of a soybean plant being eaten by grasshoppers

September generally signals the start of peanut and cotton harvests, but in many counties of northwest Florida late planted soybeans still …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/09/14/triple-threat-in-one-soybean-field-grasshopper-damage-asian-soybean-rust-and-palmer-amaranth/

Corn Leaf: Thrip Damage, Not a Disease

Corn Leaf: Thrip Damage, Not a Disease

Thrip Damage: A Closer Look

Thrip Damage:
A Closer Look

Thrips are most noticeable, and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/06/28/corn-leaf-thrip-damage-not-a-disease/

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