Arkansas Rice: Too Much Heat, Too Little Water – Disease Questions

🕔Jul 17, 2018Crop Progress “Hey hey, my my, rock n’ roll will never die.”  It’s Friday the 13th and there’s bad news to report – go figure.  Mainly we’re talking about heat […]

Arkansas Rice: Blast Disease – 10 Common Questions

🕔Jul 17, 2018Leaf blast (Figure 1) is one of the most important blast disease in rice. It can start early at tillering in vegetative stages. Neck and panicle blast (Figure 2) can […]

Mississippi Rice: Managing Armyworms, Blast Disease – Podcast

🕔Jul 11, 2018Dr. Bobby Golden, Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist, and Dr. Jason Bond, weed scientist, talk with Dr. Tom Allen and Dr. Jeff Gore about army worm control in rice […]

Missouri Corn: Southern Rust Makes 1st Seasonal Appearance

🕔Jul 11, 2018Southern rust (Puccinia polysora) is a relatively common, annually occurring disease of corn that can result in significant yield loss if infection is severe. Generally, it is observed in many, […]

Tennessee Corn: Low Disease Pressure So Far

🕔Jul 10, 2018With no reports of southern rust in Tennessee or to the south, it is a relatively quiet disease season in corn, with the exception of grey leaf spot and physioderm […]

Ohio Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot Showing Early in Susceptible Varieties

🕔Jul 10, 2018From the scouting reports from the county educators and crop consultants – most of the soybeans in the state are very healthy with no disease symptoms.  However, as the news […]

Arkansas Rice Field Day, Stuttgart, Aug. 3

🕔Jul 9, 2018The Arkansas Rice Field Day is back Aug. 3 at the Rice Research and Extension Center and this year’s event features a pair of two-hour field tours that will cover the spectrum […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Flooded Fields, Saturated Conditions Persist – What Can We Expect?

🕔Jul 9, 2018Flooding, ponding, and saturated soils continue to impact crops across southwestern and south central Minnesota. Intense rains, ranging from 6 to 8 inches or more in several counties in southwestern […]

Pennsylvania Corn: Early-Season Fungicide – When Does it Help?

🕔Jul 9, 2018The question of the benefit of fungicide applications at a V5-V7 timing comes up a lot. It’s an attractive option because at that time the corn is short enough to […]

Illinois: Crop Sciences Field Day, Monmouth, July 18

🕔Jul 9, 2018The Northwestern Illinois Agricultural Research and Demonstration Center near Monmouth has scheduled a field day for July 18. University of Illinois crop sciences faculty, researchers, students, and Extension specialists will […]

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