Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Watch for Diseases in Late Crops

🕔Aug 9, 2019Late-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 […]

Missouri Corn, Soybeans: Midseason Disease Decisions

🕔Jul 23, 2019Scouting and making management decisions for disease will bring a few challenges this season. Across the state, there is a considerable amount of developmental variability in the corn and soybean […]

Ohio Corn: Disease Risk in Late Planted Crops

🕔Jul 23, 2019In Ohio, several foliar diseases are of greater concern in late-planted corn for a number of reasons, including: 1 – for diseases like gray leaf spot (GLS), northern corn leaf […]

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Foliar Fungicide Decisions for Late-Planted Crops

🕔Jul 19, 2019A new article recently released through the Crop Protection Network (CPN) discusses how to make fungicide decisions in corn and soybean, given the delayed planting scenarios across the Midwest. The […]

Kentucky Corn: Foliar Fungicide Time

🕔Jul 10, 2019Corn is moving through growth stages quickly, and the warm, humid weather in many parts of Kentucky has been conducive for foliar disease development. Fungicides are commonly promoted to reduce […]

Kentucky Corn: Fungicide Decisions – It’s That Time

🕔Jul 8, 2019Corn is moving through growth stages quickly, and the warm, humid weather in many parts of Kentucky has been conducive for foliar disease development. Fungicides are commonly promoted to reduce […]

Kansas Corn: Disease Threat Currently Low

🕔Jul 3, 2019A Kansas State University row crop specialist says he’s happy – even if surprised – by the low incidence of disease he’s finding in the state’s corn fields so far […]

Iowa Corn: Evaluating Fungicide Efficacy in 2018

🕔Feb 13, 2019In 2018, we tested various foliar fungicides on corn at six locations in Iowa: ISU Northwest Research and Demonstration Farm (NWRF), Sutherland; Northeast Research and Demonstration Farm (NERF), Nashua; Northern […]

Midwest Corn: Stalk Rot and Nitrogen Loss, Try the Pinch Test – DTN

🕔Sep 6, 2018 Jay Magnussen can’t think of one reason why his stalks would be at risk for lodging this year.   Instead, he can think of three — right off the top of […]

Illinois Corn: Time to Scout for Southern Rust

🕔Jul 20, 2018This week there has been a slight uptick in the amount of foliar disease reports in corn, likely as many people are actively scouting prior to making a fungicide application decision.  The most common […]

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