Monthly Archives: November 2010

Upcoming Meetings: Mississippi Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association; Gulf South Blueberry Association

Mark your calendars. The Mississippi Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association will host a conference and trade show at the Natchez Convention Center in Natchez, MS on January 13 & 14, 2011. This will be held in conjunction with meetings of the Mississippi … Continue reading

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Disease Du Jour (November 11)

Received this photo of bermudagrass from Dr. Ron Strahan, our weed and turf specialist. No, this is not a turf maze. This is injury caused by the frost that we had this past weekend. This type of injury occurs in the fall … Continue reading

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Armillaria abundant now

Received this photo of Armillaria from Bob Souvestre in East Baton Rouge Parish this morning.  Tentative identification from Dr. Cathie Aime, our mycologist, is that it’s most likely Armillaria tabescens, which has been fruiting rather profusely in the area the last couple of days. This fungus is … Continue reading

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