Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
The Farming Basics app from Alabama Extension is a gateway of information for small and beginning farmers. The user-friendly app includes:
- horticultural crop descriptions
- information about major insect pests and diseases
- general management tactics
- a fertilizer and irrigation calculator to assist in saving beginning farmers dollars on inputs
Clear pictures depict each crop, insect, and disease. Other features include crop and pest alerts, location services, with contact information for Extension regional agents, and an activity calendar linking to upcoming meetings and field days. This app is available for iOS and Android devices.
Download the Farming Basics app here.
View all of Alabama Extension’s iOS apps here.