Grady County

Row Crop Disease Update

The 2014 field season is upon us and diseases, nematodes, and recommendations promise to have a HUGE impact once again for growers.  UGA Extension Pathologist, Dr. Bob Kemerait, has some points to consider: 1.  Weather Conditions:  Abundant rainfall and cooler soil temperatures early in the season will increase the risk to…
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Pre-Plant Burndown For Peanuts

UGA Extension Peanut Weed Scientist, Dr. Eric Prostko has a few thoughts to consider about preplant burndown options for peanuts: A) Primary burndown herbicides will either be glyphosate or paraquat.  As we get closer to planting, paraquat might be preferred if a quicker burndown is needed. B) Potential tank-mix partners…
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