Missouri Corn, Soybeans: Top 3 Emerging Disease Issues Going Into 2022 Mar 11, 2022

🕔Mar 11, 2022
1. Tar spot of corn Who: Tar spot of corn, Phyllachora maydis What: An emerging disease threat to corn production in Missouri. Tar spot manifests itself with development of black, tar-like spots (stroma) […]

Louisiana: AgCenter Researchers Awarded Grants Totaling $1.5Mln Jan 27, 2022

🕔Jan 27, 2022
LSU AgCenter researchers have recently been awarded three U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture grants totaling more than $1.5 million to study diseases and pests destructive […]

Missouri Soybeans: Dealing with Cercospora Leaf Blight Nov 8, 2021

🕔Nov 8, 2021
In 2021, the MU Plant Diagnostic Clinic received seven soybean samples diagnosed with Cercospora Leaf Blight (CLB). These disease samples were collected from the counties including Vernon, Cooper, Montgomery, Chickasaw, […]

Louisiana Soybeans: Researcher Awarded Grant to Study Cercospora Leaf Blight Sep 13, 2021

🕔Sep 13, 2021
Cercospora leaf blight has been a bane to soybean farmers in the mid-South region of the United States for the better part of two decades, costing the industry more than […]

Kentucky Soybeans: Foliar Fungicide Considerations Jul 15, 2021

🕔Jul 15, 2021
As soybean fields in Kentucky approach the R3 (beginning pod) developmental stage, it generally is a time to consider an application of a foliar fungicide to protect against foliar diseases.  […]

Iowa Soybeans: Statewide Foliar Fungicide Evaluation in 2020 Dec 4, 2020

🕔Dec 4, 2020
With support from the soybean checkoff through the United Soybean Board, Iowa State University researchers evaluated foliar fungicides on soybean in 2020. Because dry weather affected all seven field locations, […]

Kentucky Soybeans: Foliar Fungicide Considerations Jul 17, 2019

🕔Jul 17, 2019
Many soybean fields in Kentucky are approaching the R3 (beginning pod) developmental stage, which generally is a time to consider an application of a foliar fungicide to protect against foliar […]

Missouri Soybeans: Late Season Disease, Seed Quality Concerns Nov 6, 2018

🕔Nov 6, 2018
Soybean disease development had a slow start this season with little disease developing until late in the growing season. High temperatures and dry conditions during the early field season meant […]

Virginia Soybeans: Is It Too Late to Apply Foliar Fungicides? Aug 10, 2018

🕔Aug 10, 2018
The wet weather conditions, along with relatively cool temperatures over the last few weeks have been nearly perfect for disease development in soybean.  As always, keep in mind the disease […]

Ohio Soybeans: Diaporthe Stem Canker and Cercospora Leaf Blight – Symptoms and Management Sep 19, 2017

🕔Sep 19, 2017
Improving soybean yields in 2018 begins first with the selection of the cultivars that have the best resistance package for Ohio’s notorious pathogens and pests. Any grower that’s slacked off […]

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