Midwest – Extreme Weather Gives Pests A Big Opening – DTN Oct 30, 2019

🕔Oct 30, 2019
Weather extremes are a major threat to U.S. row crops, as 2019 demonstrated vividly. But some insects and diseases actually thrive in the chaos of flooding, drought, hail and heavy […]

Corn One Step Closer to Bacterial Leaf Streak Resistance Sep 13, 2019

🕔Sep 13, 2019
Bacterial leaf streak, a foliar disease in corn, has only been in the United States for a handful of years, but Tiffany Jamann says it’s a major problem in the […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybean: Late Season Disease Notes Sep 11, 2019

🕔Sep 11, 2019
Although it is getting late in this growing season, it is worthwhile to take note of corn and soybean diseases that have developed in fields in Minnesota and the region. […]

Nebraska Corn: Bacterial Leaf Streak – Everything You Need to Know Jul 3, 2019

🕔Jul 3, 2019
Over the past couple of weeks, bacterial leaf streak of corn has been on the rise as large portions of Nebraska experienced several days of cool, wet weather. Bacterial leaf streak […]

Nebraska Corn, Soybeans: Mid-Season Diseases to Watch for – Podcast Jul 3, 2019

🕔Jul 3, 2019
Corn nematodes, bacterial leaf streak, and frogeye leafspot, oh my! Extension Plant Pathologist Tamra Jackson-Ziems returns to the Nebraska CropWatch Podcast with information on mid-season corn and soybean diseases. Listen […]

Kansas Corn: Disease Threat Currently Low Jul 3, 2019

🕔Jul 3, 2019
A Kansas State University row crop specialist says he’s happy – even if surprised – by the low incidence of disease he’s finding in the state’s corn fields so far […]

Illinois Corn: Early Common Rust – Is It a Concern? Jul 1, 2019

🕔Jul 1, 2019
Over the past week there has not been much activity as far as corn disease is concerned.  The only exception has been the detection of very light common rust infections on some […]

Nebraska Wheat: Disease Pressure on the Rise Jun 12, 2019

🕔Jun 12, 2019
Surveys of wheat fields in southeast Nebraska during the week of June 3 revealed a significant increase in diseases from the previous week. In plots at the University’s Havelock Research […]

Texas Blacklands: Wheat Heading Towards Finish; Saturated Soils Affecting Cotton, Corn May 16, 2019

🕔May 16, 2019
GENERAL: Wheat is turning the last corner and headed for the finish line, with some wheat fields starting to turn last week. Most of the hard-red winter wheat fields in […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: How Were Diseases in 2018? Nov 5, 2018

🕔Nov 5, 2018
This article is a recap of some of the most common and problematic diseases of soybean and corn in Minnesota in 2018. Looking back at diseases that affected crop growth […]

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