Leaf blast in rice. (Click image for larger, clearer view)
Leaf blast was reported in the second week of June on CL151 in some areas in Louisiana (Groth, Rice Newsletter, No. 12). There came another report of blast on CL152, Jupiter, and Mermentau in the third week of June from Louisiana (Groth, Rice Newsletter, No. 13)
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Nathan Slaton, professor and the director of soil testing for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, discusses potassium deficiency in soybeans.
Join Dr. Larry Purcell as he provides an update on the planting date/maturity group research being done on soybeans in the Mid-South.
Join Poinsett County Extension Agent Mike Hamilton and soybean producer Nolan Evans as they work together setting up an effective irrigation system demonstration.
Nathan Slaton, professor and director of the soil testing lab, for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, discusses the economics of fertilization in a 2:47 podcast just posted.
A second podcast just posted features doctoral candidate Liliana Florez-Palacios talking about her work researching soybean sugars.
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To get the most out of your crop, you need to get the most out of your soil. Spend two minutes with Nathan Slaton, professor and director of soil testing for the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture, for a quick survey of soil testing.
Slaton’s podcast is part of a series of
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