Palmer amaranth is a formidable weed from the Southwest that’s gaining ground in New Jersey soybean fields (Photo 1). The challenge in managing palmer amaranth is the plant’s ability to develop resistance to herbicides; populations across the United States have developed resistance to eight herbicide groups (i.e. modes of action) with individual populations commonly resistant […]
If your pesticide applicators license expires on October 31, 2021, there are only a few days left to earn the continuing education units (CEUs) you need to maintain your license. Information on how to check the status of your license and CEUs is included at the bottom of this post. Be aware that 100% of […]
Entomologists throughout the region have sounded the alarm – the fall armyworm population has reached outbreak level this year. Severe damage was reported in New York where armyworm larvae defoliated 50-acres of alfalfa, seemingly overnight. Significant damage to lawns and managed turfgrass has been observed in neighboring states. Fall armyworm is a caterpillar pest of […]
The Burlington County 4-H Carrot Club spend their Saturday’s at the Burlington County Agricultural Center educating the public about their club and answering general 4-H question.
Have you ever wondered how you could give back to your community? Join Burlington County 4-H Active Citizenship club to learn more about opportunities to serve the community you live in and what it means to be a responsible citizen on Saturday, October 2, from 12:30-2:00PM