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November 17, 2014

  • The below information is from Dr. Phil Brannen: “I had a question concerning whether fungicide application(s) would be warranted ahead of or following potential cold damage over the next few days, especially cold damage to southern highbush.  While cold damage can increase both Botrytis and Botryosphaeria infection and subsequent disease issues, it is hard to…

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  • Frost and Freeze on Cotton

    The last frost we had burned most of the leaves on the cotton still left in fields and more cold weather is on the way. The damage was much worse for the later planted cotton that had quite a few bolls left to open. If you cut these bolls open and they’re brown, the boll was damaged by the frost and won’t open.…

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