Robots Help Fight Powdery Mildew with UV Lights Jun 8, 2020

🕔Jun 8, 2020
Robots fitted with ultraviolet light lamps that roam vineyards at night are proving effective at killing powdery mildew, a devastating pathogen for many crops, including grapes. Researchers at Cornell AgriTech in Geneva, […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Watch for Diseases in Late Crops Aug 9, 2019

🕔Aug 9, 2019
Late-planted corn and soybeans could be vulnerable to higher-than-normal levels of crop diseases this year, experts from The Ohio State University warn. When sown one to two months later than […]

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 […]

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 […]

California Grapes: New Weather Models Forecast ETo And Mildews Oct 25, 2017

🕔Oct 25, 2017
CustomWeather, Inc., a premier, which provides high-resolution weather data and alert services, announced that it has released a group of weather models for the grape industry. The new models cover […]

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Time to Be Scouting for Diseases Jul 13, 2017

🕔Jul 13, 2017
Corn: If you’re a grower here in the mid-Atlantic, you’ve seen your share of corn diseases. This season has brought many of us timely rains, high humidity and moderate temperatures, […]

Alabama Soybeans: 4 Foliar Disease to Watch For Aug 3, 2016

🕔Aug 3, 2016
Alabama producers have long been planting soybeans in regular crop rotations. These producers go to great lengths to familiarize themselves with diseases common in soybeans. In 2015, producers dealt with […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Scout Fields for Frogeye Leaf Spot, Septoria Brown Spot, Downy Mildew Aug 2, 2016

🕔Aug 2, 2016
Many soybean fields are in reproductive growth stages and need to be scouted for disease to decide if a fungicide is needed.

Pennsylvania Soybeans: Start Scouting Fields for Disease Symptoms Jun 22, 2016

🕔Jun 22, 2016
Those soybeans that made it through the tough seedling stages this year can consider themselves lucky. The next thing we need to concern ourselves with is foliar disease. As you […]

South Carolina Wheat: Powdery Mildew Turning Up In Pee Dee Apr 3, 2015

🕔Apr 3, 2015
Powdery mildew is showing up in wheat fields across the Pee Dee right now.  Powdery mildew develops readily when the humidity is high and temperatures are between 59 and 72. […]

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