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Potassium Deficiency in Hay Fields can Enhance Fungal Disease Issues

Potassium Deficiency in Hay Fields can Enhance Fungal Disease Issues

Jackson County Pensacola bahiagrass hayfield that was yellow and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/21/potassium-deficiency-in-hay-fields-can-enhance-fungal-disease-issues/

Corn Disease Management: When to Apply a Fungicide?

Corn Disease Management: When to Apply a Fungicide?

Southern Rust in field corn at the UF/IFAS Plant Research Center, Citra. Photo: …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/16/corn-disease-management-when-to-apply-a-fungicide/

Disease Alert: Citrus Greening and Asian Citrus Psyllids found in the Panhandle

Disease Alert: Citrus Greening and Asian Citrus Psyllids found in the Panhandle

F. Iriarte, X. Martini, M. Paret, UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC) Quincy, and E. Lovestrand, UF/IFAS Franklin …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/04/disease-alert-citrus-greening-and-asian-citrus-psyllids-found-in-the-panhandle/

Disease Management Strategies for the 2017 Watermelon Season

Disease Management Strategies for the 2017 Watermelon Season

Fusarium wilt

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/01/20/disease-management-strategies-for-the-2017-watermelon-season/

Potato Disease Management Starts with Monitoring Your Seed Stock

Potato Disease Management Starts with Monitoring Your Seed Stock

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/10/21/potato-disease-management-starts-with-monitoring-your-seed-stock/

Tropical Weather will Increase Disease Pressure on Late Planted Crops

Figure 1. Video of weather forecast for Friday September 2 showing movement through the Southeast of Hurricane Hermine. There is a brief advertisement at the beginning of the video.

Ian Small, Nicholas Dufault, Kelly O’Brien, and David Wright

Late season storms like hurricane Hermine (Fig. 1) and tropical depression Julia (and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/09/16/tropical-weather-will-increase-disease-pressure-on-late-planted-crops/

Ergot: A Fungal Disease in Argentine Bahiagrass Found in Jackson County

Ergot infected Argentine on the left and normal seadhead on the right

Ergot infected Argentine bahiagrass seedheads on the left and center,  normal seedhead on the right.  Photo credit:  Doug Mayo

Several …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/12/ergot-a-fungal-disease-in-argentine-bahiagrass-found-in-jackson-county/

Boxwood Blight Update: Disease Confirmed in Leon County

Boxwood Blight Update: Disease Confirmed in Leon County

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/04/01/boxwood-blight-update-disease-confirmed-in-leon-county/

Cucurbit Disease Management in an El Niño Year

Cucurbit Disease Management in an El Niño Year

So far, mild winter temperatures and ample rainfall have led to multiple disease issues in many of northern Florida’s winter crops (e.g. forages). While temperatures are predicted to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/01/29/cucurbit-disease-management-in-an-el-nino-year/

Dormant Sprays Useful for Insect and Disease Management in Fruits and Ornamentals

Dormant Sprays Useful for Insect and Disease Management in Fruits and Ornamentals

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/01/13/dormant-sprays-useful-for-insect-and-disease-management-in-fruits-and-ornamentals/

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