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Update: New Pest & Disease Records (25 May 16)

We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include the first report of… 432 more words

Agriculture

Update: New Pest & Disease Records (11 May 16)

We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include the genetic divergence of tomato ringspot virus, species of the… 374 more words

Agriculture

New turfgrass handbook available through AgriLife Extension

Homeowners and professional turfgrass managers now have a new Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service publication available to help them when selecting herbicides, insecticides and fungicides to control common turfgrass pests. 151 more words

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Update: New Pest & Disease Records (27 Apr 16)

We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include the first report of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus on… 343 more words

Agriculture

Common Plant Diseases

Botrytis blight

  • Common to tulips, it’s caused by a fungus.
    • Light to dark colored spots appear on part or all leaves and flowers.
    • In cool, moist weather a fuzzy brown or grayish mold forms; leaves and stems distort, and often rot off at the base.
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Update: New Pest & Disease Records (13 Apr 16)

We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include the first molecular evidence of… 416 more words

Agriculture

Update: New Pest & Disease Records (23 Mar 16)

We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include a new bamboo-feeding leafhopper genus from China, with description of one new species, the first report of  387 more words

Agriculture