Illinois Small Grains: 6 Tips for Planting in an Odd Field Season

🕔Sep 16, 2019Soon many producers will be starting to plant small grains.  Below is my “Top six” list of important things to consider when planting wheat and other small grains in the […]

Arkansas Rice: Harvest Remains Positive; False Smut Concerns

🕔Sep 13, 2019Yield conversations remain more positive than negative. Always a good sign the deeper we move into harvest. The weather continues to hold and it appears the latest disturbance in the […]

Corn One Step Closer to Bacterial Leaf Streak Resistance

🕔Sep 13, 2019Bacterial 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 […]

Texas Cotton: Southwestern Rust Disease Found in Gaines County

🕔Sep 12, 2019The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service announced that southwestern cotton rust disease has been spotted in fields in western and southern Gaines County and along the county line between Cochran […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybean: Late Season Disease Notes

🕔Sep 11, 2019Although 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. […]

Ohio Soybeans: Late Season Foliar Diseases Have Started

🕔Sep 10, 2019Despite the late planting dates, we did not escape many of the late season diseases that attack soybeans. Sclerotinia stem rot – we found this disease in our research plots today […]

Tennessee Cotton, Soybeans: Crop Diseases and Upcoming Field Days – Podcast

🕔Aug 30, 2019Dr. Heather Kelly shares disease outlook in cotton and soybean and discusses what you can expect to learn at the upcoming Soybean Disease Field Day (9/3/19) and Cotton Tour Field […]

Arkansas Rice: Sooty Mold Not the Same as Kernel Smut

🕔Aug 29, 2019When harvest is delayed due to rain or other circumstances, one of the common phenomenon in fields that received higher rates of nitrogen fertilization is invasion by sooty mold. Lodged […]

Nebraska Soybeans: Scout Fields for Frogeye Leaf Spot

🕔Aug 26, 2019Moderate to severe frogeye leaf spot is being reported on soybean in northeast Nebraska and may be occurring in other areas of the state, especially on susceptible varieties. Scouting is […]

Florida Peanuts: Why Is There So Much Spotted Wilt This Year?

🕔Aug 23, 2019Ten years ago, I stood in a peanut field planted in late April surveying significant damage from spotted wilt.  One year later in 2010, and for the next 8 years, […]

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