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IPM Strategies for Managing Sugarcane Aphid in Alabama Sorghum

This publication discusses a new key pest of sorghum called the sugarcane aphid.  Tips on how to identify the aphid... more

Sugarcane aphids were found recently on Johnsongrass in Alabama

​Updated May 11, 2015: Sugarcane aphids have been found this spring on Johnsongrass in Alabama.  The week of May 4-8... more

If You Want to Grow Sorghum in 2015, Look for Sugarcane Aphid on Johnsongrass in Alabama Now!

Sugarcane aphid was first seen as a pest of sorghum in Alabama in 2014. It cost sorghum producers a lot... more

2015 AFVGA Conference Highlights for Beginning and Experienced Farmers

​Online registrations end Feb 2. Walk-ins welcome on Feb 6 and 7 starting at 7:30 am! ... 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... more


Grain harvest with yield monitor Upcoming Events

August 10 - AG Solutions Day - Orange Beach, AL
"Technological Innovations for Sustainable Agriculture in the Southeast"
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NEWSLINE: RTK Guidance Saves this Farm $7,475 in Annual Input Costs
This article from Corn & Soybean Digest talks about the value of not only using RTK but how technology can be used to drive decision through on-farm tests.

Precision Agriculture Lessons
Welcome to Precision Agriculture. These nine lessons (on YouTube) are funded by the Alabama Soybean Producers and the Alabama Wheat and Feed Grain Producers and cover various tics from GPS through yield mapping.

NEWSLINE: Analytical Horsepower Primed to Transform Farming
This article discusses how Big Data in agriculture will be a key component to the future of farming. Jim Langcuster from ACES does a good framing up this idea and that data will be the new horsepower.

Seven Big Data Lessons for Farming by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System
Read about Jim Langcuster's thoughts and ideas of how Big Data will transform farming. He outlines seven major lessons farmers should know about the Big Data revolution in agriculture and points out important attributes for success.


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