Illinois Corn, Soybeans: 5 Disease to Watch for Following Recent Rains Jul 16, 2020

🕔Jul 16, 2020
Last week I gave an update on the diseases we are starting to see in parts of Illinois corn.  We have had a few decent rain events, the most recent […]

Indiana Corn: Time to Start Disease Scouting – What to Look For Jul 13, 2020

🕔Jul 13, 2020
Early planted corn in Indiana is reaching late vegetative stages and tasseling in the south. Therefore, it is time to start monitoring for diseases to make an informed decision if […]

South, Central Texas Corn: An Unusual Year for Diseases Jul 10, 2020

🕔Jul 10, 2020
This season has been unusual for corn diseases.  Early in the year, starting in south Texas and progressing north, the fungal disease, northern corn leaf blight (Figure 1), has been […]

Indiana Corn: Reducing Costs and Disease Through Irrigation Management Jun 1, 2020

🕔Jun 1, 2020
A number of foliar diseases can impact corn production in both Indiana and Michigan. They included gray leaf spot, northern corn leaf blight, southern rust and now tar spot. Environmental […]

Texas Blacklands: Cotton Pests Relatively Quiet; Leaf Blight, Spider Mites in Corn Jun 1, 2020

🕔Jun 1, 2020
GENERAL Wheat harvest was well underway when rains over Memorial Day Weekend halted harvest operations. Wheat yield reports are ranging between 40 and 60 bushels per acre. The area corn […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Choosing Varieties – Check Disease Resistance Ratings Dec 18, 2019

🕔Dec 18, 2019
The seed suppliers want your early orders and the catalogues are all spread out on the tables.  Now to begin the process of choosing the best variety or hybrid for your […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybean: Late Season Disease Notes Sep 11, 2019

🕔Sep 11, 2019
Although it is getting late in this growing season, it is worthwhile to take note of corn and soybean diseases that have developed in fields in Minnesota and the region. […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Watch for Diseases in Late Crops Aug 9, 2019

🕔Aug 9, 2019
Late-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 […]

Tennessee Corn: Southern Rust Popping Up, Likely Not a Concern Jul 26, 2019

🕔Jul 26, 2019
The majority of corn in Tennessee is past the point of benefiting from a fungicide application (growth stage R5 – dent) even with southern rust now present. Furthermore, the severity […]

Mississippi Corn: Diseases – What’s in the Fields Right Now? Jul 24, 2019

🕔Jul 24, 2019
For whatever reason, Curvularia leaf spot has become more commonplace in the MS corn production system over the past several seasons. Over the past two weeks, southern rust has been […]

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