Louisiana: Pesticide Resistance Highlighted at Field Day

🕔Feb 15, 2018More than 100 agricultural producers heard from LSU AgCenter experts on how to manage for herbicide, insecticide and fungicide resistance at the Northeast Louisiana Crops Forum held Feb. 8 at […]

Northern Corn Leaf Blight Genes Identified in New Study

🕔Jan 11, 2018Midwestern corn growers know the symptoms of northern corn leaf blight all too well: greenish-gray lesions on the leaves that can add up to major yield losses if not detected […]

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 […]

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 […]

Louisiana: False Ragweed Becoming Major Row-Crop Pest

🕔Jul 17, 2017An LSU AgCenter weed scientist speaking at a field day on July 13 at the Dean Lee Research and Extension Center warned farmers about ragweed infestations in their fields. The […]

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Time to Be Scouting for Diseases

🕔Jul 13, 2017Corn: 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, […]

Delaware Corn: Does Your Crop Need a Foliar Fungicide?

🕔Jul 7, 2017We are entering that time of year when growers start to think about fungicides for corn. Depending on who you speak to you will hear that they range from being […]

Mississippi Corn: Disease Pressure Picking Up – 4 Main Culprits

🕔Jun 26, 2017The corn disease situation had been mostly quiet until the last 7 to 10 days. Moderate temperatures and humid conditions have been favorable for the development and spread of common […]

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 […]

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