Indiana Corn, Soybeans: Foliar Diseases Increasing, Should You Spray? Jul 31, 2020

🕔Jul 31, 2020
It is important to continue to scout for diseases in both corn and soybeans. Recent rain events have increased favorable environmental conditions for the development of foliar diseases in both […]

Indiana Corn: Time to Start Disease Scouting – What to Look For Jul 13, 2020

🕔Jul 13, 2020
Early planted corn in Indiana is reaching late vegetative stages and tasseling in the south. Therefore, it is time to start monitoring for diseases to make an informed decision if […]

Indiana Wheat: Foliar Diseases, Fusarium Head Blight Management May 22, 2020

🕔May 22, 2020
Rainy, wet conditions will favor many fungal diseases in wheat. Already our southern neighbors have started reporting multiple diseases in wheat. These include – strip rust and Septoria leaf spot. […]

Indiana Corn: Scout Now for Tar Spot to Determine Future Risk Oct 3, 2019

🕔Oct 3, 2019
Tar spot of corn has been a concern this season after the localized epidemics we experienced last year in Indiana. At this point in the field season, there are a […]

Indiana Wheat: Fusarium Head Blight – Things to Consider When Harvesting Jun 28, 2019

🕔Jun 28, 2019
Wheat harvest has begun in Southern Indiana. Fusarium head blight (FHB) or scab is one of the most important diseases of wheat and most challenging to prevent. In addition, FHB […]

Iowa: Delayed Planting and Disease Expectations in 2019 May 30, 2019

🕔May 30, 2019
This growing season, delayed planting, combined with continued cool and wet conditions have taken their toll on crops that were planted in the brief periods of optimum weather. Given that there […]

Indiana Soybeans: Fungal Diseases That Impact Pod, Seed Quality Oct 5, 2018

🕔Oct 5, 2018
Editor’s Note: For accompanying tables see original article at the Source Link below. There are a number of fungal soybean diseases that can greatly impact seed quality. In Indiana, the […]

Indiana Corn: Extension Asking for Grey Leaf Spot Samples Aug 27, 2018

🕔Aug 27, 2018
Dr. Christian Cruz is a new research professor with the Department of Botany and Plant Pathology. He is studying the dynamics of plant disease and epidemiology of crop diseases and […]

Indiana Corn: Physoderma Brown Spot – Video Aug 10, 2018

🕔Aug 10, 2018
Physoderma brown spot is caused by Physoderma maydis, the only class of fungi that produce zoospores, spores that have a tail (flagellum), and swim free in water. P. maydis can […]

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