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Boxwood Blight Infections in Alabama--Meeting

Please see the link below for a meeting about Boxwood Blight in Alabama. The meeting dates are July 7 and July 8. Times vary.  ... more

Alabama Vegetable Insect Pest Scouting Report - June 29, 2015

​Caterpillar alert: A detailed blog with statewide insect activity … report and maps is available at https://goo.gl/a9b81q. ... more

Identification of effective toxicants for inclusion in attracticidal spheres for management of swd

mitigate injury by SWD to the crop, chemical control measures must be timed to … kill adults prior to... more

Insect Pheromone trap catches across Alabama (peanut/vegetable crops) – June 29, 2015

​(Numbers are color coded to show relative activity of moths … using total trap catches for various locations. Red... more

Alabama Peanut Insect Pest Scouting Report - June 29, 2015

​Headland and Brewton, AL – Beet and fall armyworm moth … activity continue to increase (refer to the separate... more

Don't Spray Those Sugarcane Aphids Too Soon!

​Last week it was not hard to find sugarcane aphid in sorghum fields in central and south Alabama. About half the fields that were... more

Watch for fall armyworms in summer grass forages

This is a reminder for Alabama forage producers:  don't forget to scout your summer grass forages for fall armyworms.  A few fall armyworms have already been found in pastures and hayfields in Lamar and... more

​Small Fruit and Grape Meeting

You are invited to join experts from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System and learn how to grow blueberries, blackberries, muscadines and bunch grapes in north... more

​Southern Rust Update

Southern rust was found in a corn variety trial at the Field … Crops Unit of the E. V.... more

Sugarcane Aphids Well Established on Sorghum in Central and SE Alabama, Already Sprayed in SW Alabama

​Just a quick update on last week's post, Sugarcane Aphid Found in Marengo and Baldwin Counties.  Last week, they were also found at subeconomic levels in a crop field in Dale County... more