Every year the Mississippi State University Extension Plant Diagnostic Lab published a list of the pathogens/problems that were identified. The Lab can be found online here: msucares.com/lab. In 2015 several pathogens/problems were seen on fruit crop plants in Mississippi. Below is … Continue reading
Below is the agenda for the 2015 Muscadine Field Day. It will be held tomorrow morning. More detailed information, including location, times, etc. was published on this blog here: https://msfruitextension.wordpress.com/2015/07/14/mississippi-muscadine-field-day-2015/
Now muscadine growers have a new pest to concern themselves with in south Mississippi. Recently, Chris Werle (USDA-ARS Thad Cochran Southern Horticultural Laboratory Poplarville, MS) found ambrosia beetles attacking muscadine vines. These beetles are extremely harmful to the plants they … Continue reading
The 2014 Muscadine Field Day in McNeill, MS will not be held on August 23. It has been rescheduled for Saturday, September 13.
Download the flyer here: Muscadine Field Day 2014 UPDATE: August 18 — The Field Day is rescheduled for SEPTEMBER 13.
This past weekend I gave a presentation at the SE Regional Fruit and Vegetable Conference in Savannah, GA. The topic was “Online Muscadine Resources: Present and Future”. It was in the Muscadine section and we had some great talks and … Continue reading
Another teaser for the 2013 Muscadine Field Day — see the abstract below provided by Dr. Barbara Smith, USDA-ARS Plant Pathologist. Fungicides can significantly reduce losses due to disease in the yield and quality of muscadine grapes. In four studies … Continue reading