Industrial Hemp Diseases in Florida: What We Know So Far

Industrial Hemp Diseases in Florida: What We Know So Far

Authors: Nicholas Dufault, Zach Eldred, Keir Hamilton, Kevin Korus; UF/IFAS Extension State Specialist, Doctor of Plant Medicine Students, and Alachua County Agent Florida’s industrial hemp growers face many challenges when developing a pest management plan. One...
The What, When and How of Florida’s Peanut Rust Issue

The What, When and How of Florida’s Peanut Rust Issue

Nicholas Dufault, Ian Small, Santosh Sanjel, Jay Capasso and Kevin Korus, UF/IFAS Peanut Team – As we approach the end of the peanut production season, Florida’s peanut farmers need to be wary of peanut rust.  Rust has been identified in fields in Columbia,...
Peanut Pod Rot Issues Amplified by Heavy Rains

Peanut Pod Rot Issues Amplified by Heavy Rains

Ian Small, De Broughton, Fanny Iriarte, Nicholas Dufault, Keith Wynn, Jay Capasso, and David Wright, UF/IFAS Peanut Team – In recent weeks, peanut growers throughout North Florida have observed an increase in the occurrence of soil borne, pod rot diseases. In...