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Cook Extension Ag Update – 6/1/18

Cotton, Peanut, Soybean Scout School Monday, June 11 in Tifton Call Debbie Rutland for more info 229-386-3424 UGA data from 2010 – 2012 looking at yield according to planting date of peanuts. Northern Corn Leaf Spot – NOT – Northern Corn Leaf Blight Here’s an image from former Seminole County…
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Cook Co Extension Ag Update 5/24/18

Prepare for the 2018 Tropical Storm Alberto Pam Knox, Interim Director, Georgia Weather Network Long-time residents of Georgia may remember the devastating floods of Tropical Storm Alberto in July 1994. The rain was so intense that Georgia’s one-day rainfall record was set during that storm, with 21.10 inches recorded at…
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Cucurbit Disease Update 5/14/18

Below is a disease alert from UGA Vegetable Pathologist Dr. Bhabesh Dutta.  Below are images of Downy Mildew (DM) in different cucurbits. Please call me if you have questions.  Tucker Price 229-507-8862 “ALERT: Downy Mildew of Cucurbit Detected in North Florida Downy mildew of cucumber has been detected from North Florida. These observations indicate that…
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Cotton Irrigation

Here is some good information about cotton irrigation taken directly from UGA Cotton Production Guide 2018.  Tucker Price 507-8862  
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Cook Extension Ag Updates 5/3/18

Updated Crop Comparison Tool You can find this HERE. Row Crop Disease Update – Kemerait Planting time is critical for both seeding disease control and nematode control. Have been asked several times about rate of azoxystrobin (e.g., Abound) in-furrow on twin-row peanuts. For lower-risk, 3 fl oz under each twin….
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