Tag Archive: Resource

New Resource on Integrated Pest Management for Shrubs

IPM for Shrubs in Southeastern US Nursery Production Volume II is the third book released by the Southern Nursery Integrated Pest Management Working Group (SNIPM) and includes chapters on hydrangea, loropetalum, holly, rhododendron (including azalea), Indian hawthorn, and weed management. Each chapter covers history, culture and management of the major species and cultivars in production, as …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/29/new-resource-on-integrated-pest-management-for-shrubs/

FSA Hay and Grazing Net: an Online Resource for Hay and Livestock Producers

USDA has created an online tool to connect livestock producers with hay growers and land owners Hay & Grazing Net.  Photo credit: Doug Mayo USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Announces Online Hay and Grazing Acres Locator Tool For many years, FSA’s Hay Net website www.fsa.usda.gov/haynet  has been the “go to” online resource for agricultural producers …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/12/20/fsa-hay-and-grazing-net-an-online-resource-for-hay-and-livestock-producers/

U-scout: An Excellent Resource for Vegetable Disease Diagnosis

A screen shot from the U-scout blog, a new tool for disease identification in fruit and vegetables. The ample rain and persistent humidity throughout northwest Florida during the last two months have increased disease incidences in summer vegetable crops. Scouting fields with an eagle eye for potential disease outbreaks is essential this season. The U-scout tool, developed by UF/IFAS …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/08/02/u-scout-an-excellent-resource-for-vegetable-disease-diagnosis/