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Cotton root knot nematodes are capable of causing significant losses to cotton production. In addition …

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Southern Blight of Tomato and Pepper

This vegetable disease factsheet discusses Southern blight, a soil-borne fungus that attacks tomato and pepper, …

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Soil Sampling for Precision Farming Systems

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This publication discusses flying unmanned aerial vehicles (drones, model aircraft) for commercial purposes. You'll learn …

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Organic Sweet Corn Production

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