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Posts Tagged: Sorghum

2017 Kearney Alfalfa and Forage Field Day Presentations Now Available On-Line

As the alfalfa hay harvest season wraps up and we get in gear to attend the November 2017 Western Alfalfa and Forage Symposium in Reno, NV, we're making the presentations and handouts from the 2017...

Posted on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Tags: Alfalfa (1), Corn (2), Fertility (1), forage (2), IPM (3), Irrigation (1), Sorghum (4)

Be on the lookout for sugarcane aphid this summer

Figure 1

Last year many forage sorghum fields were heavily infested and damaged by Sugarcane Aphid (SCA) (Figure 1) – Melanaphis sacchari – feeding. Most calls came in around early July of 2016...

Posted on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 3:01 PM
Tags: IPM (3), Pest Mangement (1), Sorghum (4), Sugarcane Aphid (1)

Flea beetles - A nuisance in early-planted, San Joaquin Valley small grains

Flea beetle on wheat seedling

PCA's and field scouts, be on the lookout with your hand lenses this late fall for flea beetles in recently emerged small grains that are planted near forage sorghum fields. Check sorghum fields as...

Posted on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 6:00 AM
Tags: flea beetle (1), forage (2), IPM (3), sorghum (4), wheat (1)

Alfalfa & Forage Field Day at Kearney Ag Center

Dan Putnam discusses the importance of variety selection at an alfalfa field day.

Mark your calendar for Thursday September 5th and plan to join fellow growers, PCAs, and seed and chemical company reps at our annual Alfalfa and Forage Field Day. Registration begins at 7:30 AM and...

Alfalfa and Forage Sept 5 KAC Meeting flyer
Alfalfa and Forage Sept 5 KAC Meeting flyer

Posted on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 1:05 PM
Tags: alfalfa production (1), corn (2), sorghum (4)
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