Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Summer Crop Insects – What to Watch For Jun 22, 2022

🕔Jun 22, 2022
Almost every field season has its particular insect problems and surprising‘ gotcha’ moments (we’re looking at you, fall armyworm).  But there is a seasonality to our common insect pests in […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Watch for Slug Damage on Seedling Plants Jun 1, 2022

🕔Jun 1, 2022
Cool, wet conditions have been the perfect weather to favor slug populations.  Slugs are able to eat many types of plants, and even in fields that haven’t been sown yet […]

Ohio Soybeans: Are You Seeing Brown Pods and Green Stems? Oct 8, 2021

🕔Oct 8, 2021
Green stems on mature soybean plants may be the result of a source/sink problem. If there are a limited number of pods (sink), there are fewer places for the plant’s […]

Ohio: Soybean Aphids Might Be in Your Fields Aug 26, 2021

🕔Aug 26, 2021
Soybean aphids have always been around Ohio, but it has been a while since we have had many fields with high populations.  Based on recent scouting, we have noticed increasing […]

Ohio Soybeans: Defoliation – It Takes a Lot To Really Matter Jul 20, 2021

🕔Jul 20, 2021
The mid-season defoliators are beginning to show up in soybean fields across Ohio. These defoliators include first generation bean leaf beetles, Japanese beetles, grasshopper nymphs and several different caterpillars such […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Abundance of Leafhoppers, Grasshoppers, Beetles Jul 21, 2020

🕔Jul 21, 2020
As the summer progresses we are receiving reports of insect problems often encouraged by hot, dry weather.  Last week we reported on spider mites and especially if you are in an […]

Ohio Corn: Watch for Earworms, Molds Aug 22, 2019

🕔Aug 22, 2019
There have been recent reports of high corn earworm populations in certain grain corn fields.  Corn earworm is a pest with many hosts including corn, tomatoes and certain legumes.  In […]

Ohio Soybeans: Stink Bug Management with Non-Uniform Fields Jul 23, 2019

🕔Jul 23, 2019
With all the planting difficulties in 2019 there are soybeans in a much greater variety of growth stages than usual this summer. What does this mean for stink bug management? […]

Ohio Wheat: Soybean Aphids and Barley Yellow Dwarf Oct 9, 2018

🕔Oct 9, 2018
With the recent warm temperatures, we have been receiving a few questions on the risk of aphids in wheat and the transmission of barley yellow dwarf virus (BYDV). How should […]

Ohio: Corn Earworm Makes Unpleasant Late-Season Appearance; Watch for Molds Sep 25, 2018

🕔Sep 25, 2018
Although western bean cutworm numbers were low this year, we have recently seen and also received reports about high corn earworm populations in late-planted corn and field peas. Corn earworm […]

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