David Wright

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Name: David Wright
Date registered: July 8, 2013
URL: http://nfrec.ifas.ufl.edu

Latest posts

  1. 2017 Carinata Summit March 29-31 — March 10, 2017
  2. Soybean Rust Confirmed in Quincy Soybeans — June 10, 2016
  3. Soybean Rust found in Jackson County Sentinel Plot — August 21, 2015
  4. Calcium Needs of Peanuts — June 6, 2014

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2017 Carinata Summit March 29-31

Brassica Carinata Summit March 29-31, 2017

North Florida Research and Education Center – Quincy Florida
155 Research Road, Quincy, FL 32351

This three-day conference will focus on the latest research on varieties, pest management, and production of carinata, an alternative bio-fuel crop with real potential for southeastern production.  Speakers will focus on: …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2017/03/10/2017-carinata-summit-march-29-31/

Soybean Rust Confirmed in Quincy Soybeans

Soybean rust appeared early this year.  The mild, wet winter has resulted in a higher incidence and severity of soybean rust found on kudzu than in recent years.  Soybean rust was confirmed in early planted soybean sentinel plots on June 2, at University of Florida, Quincy, NFREC.  This is very early for discovery of the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2016/06/10/soybean-rust-confirmed-in-quincy-soybeans/

Soybean Rust found in Jackson County Sentinel Plot

Soybean rust (SBR) has been found on the sentinel plot in Jackson County at the Extension Office.  Because these plots are scouted for SBR on a regular basis, the SBR was confirmed very early.  SBR has now been confirmed in Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas in 2015.

Soybean growers should consider a fungicide application, if …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2015/08/21/soybean-rust-found-in-jackson-county-sentinel-plot/

Calcium Needs of Peanuts

Peanuts do require good nutrition to obtain high yields and quality. However, fertilization needs of peanuts are less than many crops that are commonly grown in Florida. Rotating peanuts with cotton or corn often leaves enough residual phosphorous (P)and potassium (K) in the soil for a peanut crop.  Calcium (Ca) …

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Permanent link to this article: http://nwdistrict.ifas.ufl.edu/phag/2014/06/06/calcium-needs-of-peanuts/