Kentucky Corn: I.D. Your Foliar Disease Before Applying a Fungicide

🕔Jun 20, 2018Farmers are annually concerned about corn disease, and this year will be no exception. Corn is moving through growth stages quickly, and the warm, humid weather in many parts of […]

Nebraska Corn Disease: Are We Out of the Woods Yet?

🕔Aug 21, 2017As often occurs in Nebraska, the late-season weather with abundant dew, high relative humidity, and rainfall is driving increases in some crop diseases. Some corn fields have matured far enough […]

Oklahoma Corn: Bacterial Leaf Streak More Prevalent This Season, Don’t Confuse with Grey Leaf Spot

🕔Aug 16, 2017Last year we found a new foliar disease of corn, bacterial leaf streak, in a few fields in Texas Co. It was confirmed in 2 out of 10 fields in […]

Pennsylvania Corn: Disease to Look For

🕔Aug 9, 2017Since much of the PA crop is into grain fill stages of corn development, foliar diseases start to become pretty important around now. If a crop was sprayed with a […]

Midwest 2017 Crop Season in 1 Word: Volatile – DTN

🕔Aug 4, 2017Volatile seems to be the word of the season in farm country this year. Between rocky markets, herbicide drift and crop conditions that seem to vary mile to mile, it’s […]

Michigan Corn: Disease Management Decisions

🕔Jul 20, 2017Factors that are likely to increase a return on a foliar fungicide investment include a history of disease, tight rotations, use of a susceptible hybrid, disease pressure at tasseling and […]

Ohio Corn: Southern Rust and Common Rust – How to Tell Them Apart

🕔Jul 18, 2017Ohio corn producers are reporting more rust on corn this year, and are concerned that it might be southern rust, the rarer but more damaging of the two major rust […]

Tennessee Corn: Southern Rust Still Not Confirmed in State

🕔Jun 30, 2017We are scouting fields regularly now and with storms blowing into the state from south and west, a number of corn leaves where Southern rust was suspected have been brought […]

Tennessee Corn: 4 Considerations Before Spraying a Fungicide

🕔Jun 23, 2017Trying to decide whether or not to spray fungicide on your corn? First, you should scout for diseases and consider your disease risk. Deciding to apply a fungicide to corn […]

Indiana Corn: Time to Scout Your Fields for Diseases

🕔Jun 23, 2017The warm, humid weather has caused concern about foliar diseases of corn, particularly in southern Indiana where corn is at a growth stage where farmers need to be thinking about […]

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