Glyphosate was once the perfect herbicide, destroying all weeds on contact. Now, the spread of resistant weeds like pigweed have fields under attack again.
Source: When Weeds Become Monsters – Extension Daily
Harvest pecans as they drop from the trees. Do not wait and try to harvest them all at one time at the end of the season.
Source: Fall is Pecan Time – Extension Daily
Pod blasting peanuts with a pressure washer makes it quicker and easier for farmers to measure the maturity of their peanut crop.
Source: Pod blasting peanuts makes farmers’ lives easier – Extension Daily
Almost two months remain in the 2017 hurricane season, and every Alabama family needs to prepare for hurricane and other types of storms
Source: Extension iBook Helps You Prepare for Storms and Clean-Up After They Pass – Extension Daily
The sixth annual Ag Discovery Adventure is set for Saturday, Sept. 23. Ag Discovery Adventure will have many hands-on activities for the entire family.
Source: Ag Discovery Adventure Set For Sept. 23 – Extension Daily
The silverleaf whitefly (SLWF) is proving to be a problem for cotton producers in Alabama. The SLWF has been active in the southeast the last few years.
Source: Silverleaf Whitefly: Devastating to Cotton Industry – Extension Daily
Two problems young people face are eating a balanced diet and having access to fresh vegetables. Growing vegetables in container gardens is a great solution
Source: Grow Vegetables in Container Gardens – Extension Daily
Black bears populate the southeast and Alabama is no exception. Dr. Armstrong sheds light on the black bear population and what to do if you encounter one.
Source: Black bears populate the southeast and Alabama is no exception
For the past seven years, thousands of third graders across Alabama have taken charge of their health while participating in Body Quest.
Source: Body Quest Encourages Better Food and Drink Choices, Increase Physical Activity – Extension Daily