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Sugarcane Aphid Now Found on Sorghum in 17 Alabama Counties

Updated October 24: Added Cullman County to the list. … Updated September 25: Add Marengo County to the list... more

​TWO WEEK SCOUTING REPORT – VEGETABLE IPM PROJECT

This is a pest alert for producers with leafy greens or cole crops in open field or high tunnel. … ... more

INVASIVE PEST FOUND FIRST TIME IN U.S. AT BORDER CROSSING

Moth known to feed on apples, apple … buds, leaves, and shoots, is found in a container full of... more

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE FROM A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

are all familiar with the term ‘sustainable agriculture’ - it has broad meaning … and is open to interpretation... more

START IMPROVING NEXT SUMMER’S GARDEN THIS FALL

receive a lot of questions at the Extension office each year from farmers and … home gardeners with many... more

2013 Agronomic Crops Team IMPACT REPORT

​The Alabama Cooperative Extension System has published an impact summary for the Agronomics Crops Team detailing results and outcomes for the team annual activities. ... more

​WEED CONTROL IN ORNAMENTAL GREENHOUSES AND COLD FRAMES

you are between crops in your greenhouse or getting ready to move plants into … your cold frames, now... more

NEW TOOL FOR FIRE BLIGHT CONTROL IN POME FRUIT

recently announced the EPA registration of Kasumin bactericide. Kasumin offers … a unique mode of action with a high... more

​Asian Pear Cultivar Evaluation Trial in Alabama

​Asian pears are considerably different from the old hard home-grown … varieties like ‘Keiffer’ and ‘Orient’. Asian pears have... more

Cooler Nights Provide Excellent Opportunity for Aerating Grain Bins

​The weather forecast for Alabama is calling for some coooler nights in the week ahead, with lows in the 40's and 50's degrees Farenheit.  Farmers... more