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Kentucky Soybeans: Be on Lookout for Soybean Rust in Late Maturing Fields

Kentucky Soybeans: Be on Lookout for Soybean Rust in Late Maturing Fields

👤By Carl Bradley, University of Kentucky Extension Plant Pathologist 🕔Sep 13, 2017

With soybean rust being observed in late August in Giles County, Tennessee (south-central TN), and with Hurricanes Harvey and Irma potentially carrying and depositing spores of the soybean rust fungus along its path, the detection of soybean rust in Kentucky

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Kentucky Soybeans: Is It Stem Canker…or Something Else?

Kentucky Soybeans: Is It Stem Canker…or Something Else?

👤By Kiersten Wise and Carl Bradley, University of Kentucky Extension Plant Pathologists 🕔Aug 30, 2017

Several issues in soybean can cause leaf tissue to turn yellow and brown between the veins, while the veins remain green.  These symptoms are known as interveinal chlorosis and necrosis. This article describes some of the diseases and disorders currently

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Kentucky Soybeans: Foliar Disease Considerations

Kentucky Soybeans: Foliar Disease Considerations

👤By Carl Bradley and Kiersten Wise, University of Kentucky Extension Plant Pathologists 🕔Aug 2, 2017

It’s the time of the year in which symptoms of some foliar soybean diseases are becoming apparent. Variety susceptibility, field history, and weather conditions all play a role in the incidence and severity of foliar diseases of soybean, so scouting

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Kentucky Corn: Southern Rust Confirmed in 5 Counties

Kentucky Corn: Southern Rust Confirmed in 5 Counties

👤By Carl Bradley and Kiersten Wise, University of Kentucky Extension Plant Pathologists 🕔Jul 21, 2017

Southern rust of corn, caused by the fungus Puccinia polysora, was confirmed by the University of Kentucky Plant Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (PDDL) this week on samples from Caldwell County and Graves County. This is the first confirmation of southern rust

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Kentucky Corn: Southern Rust Confirmed in 2 Counties

Kentucky Corn: Southern Rust Confirmed in 2 Counties

👤By Carl Bradley and Kiersten Wise, University of Kentucky Extension Plant Pathologists 🕔Jul 19, 2017

Southern rust of corn, caused by the fungus Puccinia polysora, was confirmed by the University of Kentucky Plant Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (PDDL) this week on samples from Caldwell County and Graves County. This is the first confirmation of southern rust

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Ohio Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot Now Active – Fungicide Resistance Test Available

Ohio Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot Now Active – Fungicide Resistance Test Available

👤By Ethan Smatnik, Linda Weber, and Anne Dorrance, Ohio State University Plant Pathologists 🕔Jul 11, 2017

Northern Ohio and North Central Ohio farmers need to focus on Sclerotinia as we move into flowering.  Southern Ohio producers also have something to focus on, scouting for frogeye leaf spot.  There are still a few very high yielding but

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