Soybean rust was found on kudzu May 16 in downtown Dothan. Dr. Edward Sikora scouts this site frequently for the disease because the kudzu seldom dies-back in the winter completely. This offers the fungal pathogen an overwintering site on a…
AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala.—Soybean varieties have different levels of tolerance or sensitivity to saflufenacil. For several years, research has monitored the responses of different Soybean varieties to saflufenacil. Extension specialists hop…
This aggressive fungus is known to be resistant to certain fungicides in some soybean varieties. The following guidelines provide farmers with needed options for managing their variety of soybean.
Frogeye leaf spot (FLS), c…
…nt to grow figs organically should apply generous amounts of compost and a high-nitrogen fertilizer such as cottonseed, soybean, or alfalfa meal.
For the best fruit production, water your figs regularly during the growing seaso…
…s that like dry weather, making them a classic indicator of drought. LCBs prefer various legumes, including peanuts and soybeans. In peanuts, LCB damage can cause crop contamination from webbing and direct yield loss if unchecked.
…ourse had two mornings of general sessions and one afternoon of crop-based breakout sessions (cotton/ peanut and cotton/soybean) and 25 speakers. The 260 participants included farmers, industry representatives, crop consultants, Extension a…
small and large chickpeas
temperate japonica rice
MFP assistance for those…
… populations may be significantly reduced under flooding conditions, it is important to inoculate legume crops, such as soybean and peanut, with beneficial microbes following a flood event.
Should soil be tested for microbial contamination…
… P2O5, and K2O Organic and Mineral Sources
Nitrogen Organic Sources
Leaf compost (1-3%)
Chicken manure (3%)
Soybean/cottonseed meal (6%)
Blood meal (13%)
Fish meal (10%)
Animal tankage (9%)
Nitrogen Mineral Sources
…different plant species,” Cato said. “Outside of just their ability to damage our field crops such as corn, cotton, and soybeans, BMSB are a much more serious pest of fruits and vegetables, especially when considering home gardens.”
…nd located in or near woodlands. Where turkeys and deer are abundant, plots of at least 1 acre are needed. Corn, chufa, soybeans, and grain sorghums are planted extensively to supplement fall and winter foods of turkeys. Vetch, rye, wheat, …
… More than 60 plants have been reported as hosts of the fall armyworm, including forage grasses, corn, alfalfa, cotton, soybeans, and most vegetable crops. There are two strains of the fall armyworm, the rice strain and the corn strain. The…
… (TBW) moths
8 corn earworm (CEW)
92 beet armyworm (BAW)
14 fall armyworm (FAW)
25 cabbage looper (CL)
3 soybean looper (SL)
416 lesser cornstalk borer (LCB)
55 squash vine borer (SVB) moths
Clearly, there is lot mor…
…. These employees have successful careers as small business owners and landscapers.
Soybean rust monitoring resulted in 5% reduction in fungicide inputs saving Alabama Soybean producers $459,000 at a cost…
…rs up the material in the rumen. These forage products include any type of hay, silage, or fresh forage. Cottonseed and soybean hulls often are utilized as a form of fiber in feed rations.
Implementing a Nutritional Program
To meet the nu…