Ethan Carter

Author's details

Name: Ethan Carter
Date registered: January 4, 2016

Biography

Ethan Carter is the Regional Row Crop IPM Agent in Jackson County. He earned his BS in Food and Resource Economics, and his MS in Agronomy, both from the University of Florida.

Latest posts

  1. XtendiMax, Engenia, and Enlist Duo Now Registered for Use in Florida — April 7, 2017
  2. Field Report: Sick Oats in the Panhandle — March 24, 2017
  3. 2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Presentations and Highlights — March 10, 2017
  4. Private/Core Pesticide Applicator Training- February 22 — February 3, 2017
  5. 2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course – March 2 — February 3, 2017

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XtendiMax, Engenia, and Enlist Duo Now Registered for Use in Florida

Ethan Carter, Regional Crop IPM Agent, Jay Ferrell, and Ramon Leon, UF/IFAS Weed Specialists

Late last week, after much anticipation, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services provided the final approval for use of 2,4-D and dicamba in resistant cotton and soybean cultivars. At time of publication, Florida has approved one …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/04/07/xtendimax-engenia-and-enlist-duo-now-registered-for-use-in-florida/

Field Report: Sick Oats in the Panhandle

Ethan Carter, Crop IPM Regional Agent and Ann Blount, UF/IFAS Forage Breeder

Crop aftershocks related to last week’s weather conditions (cold, overcast, and wet) were felt this week across in the Florida Panhandle. Growers reported a variety of symptoms in their oat fields, ranging from what appeared to be viral discoloration, fungal diseases, and cold damage. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/03/24/field-report-sick-oats-in-the-panhandle/

2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course Presentations and Highlights

The annual Panhandle Row Crop Short Course was hosted by Jackson County Extension on Thursday, March 2, 2017.  Extension Specialists from Florida, Georgia, and Alabama spoke to attendees providing production recommendations and various management tips for row crops farmers. Continuing education units (CEUs) were offered at the event for those with a restricted use pesticide license (Florida, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/03/10/2017-panhandle-row-crop-short-course-presentations-and-highlights/

Private/Core Pesticide Applicator Training- February 22

Are you in need of CEUs for renewal of your restricted use pesticide license? If you do not have a license, are you interested in obtaining one?

UF/IFAS Jackson County Extension will be offering restricted use pesticide applicator training on February 22nd  in two separate sessions, to accommodate the varying needs of participants.  …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/02/03/privatecore-pesticide-applicator-training-february-22/

2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course – March 2

Farmers from across the Florida Panhandle, as well as southern Alabama and Georgia are invited to attend the 2017 Panhandle Row Crop Short Course to be held on Thursday, March 2nd. The meeting will be hosted by Jackson County Extension at the Jackson County Agriculture Conference Center, 2741 Penn Ave., Marianna, FL. Registration and the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/02/03/2017-panhandle-row-crop-short-course-march-2/

Central Panhandle Pesticide Training Series – March 13, 14, 16, 17

The Central Panhandle Pesticide Training Series is an annual collaboration between Holmes, Washington, Jackson, and Calhoun County Extension Agents. Anyone interested in obtaining a restricted use pesticide license or CEUs for an existing license is welcome to attend.  This year’s series will be held in Bonifay at the Holmes County Extension Office. CEUs and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/02/03/central-panhandle-pesticide-training-series-march-13-14-16-17/

New Herbicide Resistant Crop Varieties Offer New Tools for Weed Management in 2017

Ethan Carter, Regional Crop IPM Agent, Jay Ferrell, and Ramon Leon, UF/IFAS Weed Speciaslits

2017 will be a landmark year for row crop agriculture, as several long awaited herbicide technologies have finally been released by the EPA to help farmer’s combat troublesome herbicide resistant broadleaf weeds. Two dicamba products are available, one from Monsanto …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/01/27/new-herbicide-resistant-crop-varieties-offer-new-tools-for-weed-management-in-2017/

Big Bend Pesticide Training Series- September 6-9th

Pesticide Training Series

Hosted at the UF/IFAS North Florida Research & Education Center

155 Research Road, Quincy, FL 32351

The Big Bend Pesticide Training Series is a multi-county collaboration between Gadsden, Leon, Jefferson, and Wakulla Extension agents. This series of workshops will rotate between the four host counties on …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2016/08/19/big-bend-pesticide-training-series-september-6-9th/

2016 Peanut Field Day a Success in Spite of the Rain

Despite the rainy weather, the annual UF/IFAS Peanut Field Day was held on Thursday, August 11, 2016. The event took place at the North Florida Research and Education Center (NFREC), where specialists from both Florida and Georgia spoke to attendees regarding research findings and production management. Roughly 150 people turned out for the event regardless …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2016/08/12/2016-peanut-field-day-a-success-in-spite-of-the-rain/

Crown Rot Creeps In

Figure 1. Young peanut plant in Jackson County exhibiting symptoms of crown rot (Aspergillus niger). Photo by Ethan Carter.

The severity of crown rot varies from year to year, despite its general presence in peanut fields early in the season. Caused by Aspergillus niger (different Aspergillus than produces aflatoxin), crown rot may result …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2016/07/08/crown-rot-creeps-in/

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