Tag Archive: Hayfields

Wakulla County Pastures and Hayfields O.K., but…

The National Weather Service is forecasting hot, dry conditions for major grain and cattle producing states. Rains in Wakulla County and the remainder of the Big Bend region have been generally sufficient to support hay production and pasture growth.  Since Tropical Storm Debby, Wakulla County has received consistant rain with scattered showers in the area. Some …

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Leafspot/Rust in Bermudagrass Hayfields

I have observed bermudagrass leafspot/rust in several commercial hayfields of Russell Bermudagrass in Holmes County over the last few weeks.  Typically this is something that is observed later in the growing season during hot, humid weather.  Even though Russell is thought to have good resistance to leafspot sometimes resistant varieties can still be infected with …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/06/02/leafspotrust-in-bermudagrass-hayfields/