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Reminder: Silverleaf Whitefly in Cotton Meeting – TODAY @ 10:00 am Posted by wtyson on Aug 17, 2017 Silverleaf Whitefly in Cotton Meeting Friday, August 18, 2017 – 10:00 am Cromley Farms   There will be a Silverleaf Whitefly (SLWF) Meeting TODAY at 10:00 am. The meeting will be held at Cromley Farms (Lee and Charley) which is located at 9714 Brooklet-Denmark Road, Brooklet, GA 30415. (GPS Coordinates: N...
Silverleaf Whitefly in Cotton Meeting – August 18 Posted by wtyson on Aug 15, 2017 Silverleaf Whitefly in Cotton Meeting Friday, August 18, 2017 – 10:00 am Cromley Farms   There will be a Silverleaf Whitefly (SLWF) Meeting on Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:00 am. The meeting will be held at Cromley Farms (Lee and Charley) which is located at 9714 Brooklet-Denmark Road, Brooklet,...
Silverleaf Whiteflies in Cotton Posted by wtyson on Aug 4, 2017 I am sure you have heard about the silverleaf whiteflies (SLWF) showing up in Georgia cotton and other states in the Southeast. Thresholds have been met in some areas in Southwest Georgia and are being treated. Dr. Phillip Roberts reports that whitefly are spreading and are still quite problematic. He estimates that...
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Mole Cricket Control Posted by cknight on Jun 19, 2017 Late June through early July is a good time to treat for mole crickets in turf. How do you know if a lawn has mole crickets? Unfortunately, it is easier to scout for mole cricket injury earlier in the year. Mole crickets themselves are small and very hard to see...
Egg Candling Class – Washington County Posted by cknight on Jun 19, 2017 Georgians who want to produce and offer for sale shell eggs shall comply with the Georgia Egg Law and obtain and egg candling certificate in order to be able to sell eggs to the consumer.  Each egg candler, for eggs offered for sale, shall obtain a certification from the Department of...
Managing Squash Vine Borer Posted by cknight on Jun 12, 2017 The squash vine borer is a troublesome pest of squash in Georgia. Unfortunately, it is usually noticed only after it has done its damage. Symptoms appear in mid summer when a long runner or an entire plant wilts suddenly. Infested vines usually die beyond the point of attack.  Sawdust like frass near...
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