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Considerations for Choosing an Insecticide to Control Fall Armyworms in Pastures and Hayfields

Now that we are in the third month of the 2016 outbreak of fall armyworms, it has been necessary to... more

Chinch Bugs in Alabama Forages, August 4, 2016

I have heard of several damaging chinch bug infestations in the last week …... more

Dealing with Hot, Dry Conditions in Beef Operations

This Timely Information Sheet provides an overview of drought management strategies in Alabama beef operations …... more

Drought Monitoring Resources for Cattle Producers

This information sheet contains links to drought monitoring decision tools for beef producers in the Southeast... more

Heifer Management and Nutrition

This Timely Information Heifer Management and Nutrition - Timely Information .pdfSheet provides an overview of nutrition and management of 1st... more

Alternative Feeds for Beef Cattle During Drought

This information sheet provides an overview of feeding strategies for beef cattle when forage resources become limited... more

Tax Implications of Selling Cattle During Times of Drought

AgEconTI- Tax Implications of Drought sales.pdfhttps://sites.aces.edu/group/timelyinfo/Lists/Posts/ViewPost.aspx?ID=826... more

Check Alabama Small Grains for Aphids

Small grains may be at higher risk this season for two diseases, barley yellow dwarf and cereal yellow dwarf... more

The El Niño Climate Phase and What It Means for Cattlemen

This Timely Information Sheet provides an overview of potential winter climatic conditions, implications, and management strategies for cattlemen... more

Explore Food Production at Ag Discovery Adventure

AUBURN, Ala.—Ag Discovery Adventure is set for Saturday, Oct. 10, at the E.V. Smith Research Center in Shorter, Ala. Ag Discovery Adventure... more


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