Texas High Plains: Wheat Rust Showing Up, Treatment Not Recommended

🕔Nov 8, 2018Recent and abundant rains in some areas have producers concerned about leaf rust that is appearing in High Plains wheat fields, but a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist said […]

Midwest Corn: Tar Spot Disease – 3 Tips for 2019, Start with Hybrid Selection – DTN

🕔Oct 5, 2018Tar spot on corn may have arrived in the U.S. in 2015, but 2018 will definitely go down as the disease’s first year in the major leagues — and it […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Diseases, Fungicides, and Soil Sampling

🕔Aug 8, 2018Most soybeans have gotten into reproductive growth stages and diseases may have started appearing although at low levels. To better identify diseases and guide management decisions use the resources below…

Florida Peanuts: Fungicide Spray Strategies – Alternating or Mixing Modes of Action

🕔Jul 27, 2018Fungicide resistance or reduced efficacy is a concern when managing peanut diseases, especially the foliar diseases early and late leaf spot. Managing these concerns requires an integrated approach with constant […]

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 […]

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 […]

Arkansas Rice: Don’t Wait Too Long to Manage Kernel and False Smut

🕔Jun 29, 2018For most consistent results in suppressing kernel and false smuts, we recommend fungicides that contain propiconazole with a Tilt equivalent rate minimum of about 6 fl oz per acre, applied […]

Louisiana Soybeans: Abbreviated Fungicide Efficacy Table

🕔Jun 28, 2018The LSU AgCenter Abbreviated Soybean Fungicide Efficacy Table is now available as a PDF.

Arkansas Rice: Getting the Most from Fungicides – 10 Tips

🕔Jun 25, 2018When recommended fungicides fail to suppress or protect a crop from certain diseases, the following questions may be asked: Is the fungicide the correct or recommended type? Is the timing of application right? Is […]

Florida Peanuts: New, Fungicide, Miravis, Receives Registration

🕔Jun 25, 2018Syngenta has successfully completed the registration process with the Florida Department of Agriculture for a new fungicide for Florida peanut farmers called Miravis.  Miravis is the brand name for Syngenta’s […]

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