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Caption Corn affected by Arrested Ear Syndrome … North Alabama corn growers, especially those with irrigation or fields with high... more

ADAI Inspection Report for Mobile, Washington, and Clarke Counties

Report for May 9, 2016 Japanese beetles were seen in two traps on May 12 along Highway 43 in Axis …... more

NEW Pest Alert: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (Halyomorpha halys)

The brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), an insect not previously seen on our continent, was apparently accidentally introduced into eastern Pennsylvania... more

Dodder, a Parasitic Plant

If you notice "tendrils" in plants that you are growing, you should be aware of what this is. The "tendrils" are actually dodder, a parasitic... more

Managing Fire Ants with Baits

Fire ants can be a major problem for anyone in the southeast and even in other parts of the country as well... more

Impatiens downy mildew (IDM)

IDM was found in GA this past weekend on recently purchased plants … Presumably the pathogen was present when... more

Sugarcane Aphids Found in Central Alabama, Section 18 Update

Sugarcane aphids were found in central Alabama on Johnsongrass on May 3. If they follow the same pattern as last year, they are probably already in... more

Life without Propiconazole in Peanuts

Late last fall, the European Union (EU) reduced the maximum residue level of propiconazole fungicide on imported peanuts for the 2016 crop year to detectable levels... more

Gramoxone Drift on Corn

Gramoxone Drift can be a concern in corn particularly when it comes to if yields will be affected …... more

​Pre-register for the Alabama Beginning Farmer Electronic Curriculum

Fruit and vegetable industry is one of the fastest growing agricultural industries in … more