Iowa Field Reports: Rains Help with Dryness, Bring Wind Damage Sep 15, 2021

🕔Sep 15, 2021
While the rains the end of August have helped to improve the dry conditions some across the state, the rains also brought along some strong winds and hail that caused some significant […]

Iowa Field Reports: More Sightings of Tar Spot, Sudden Death Syndrome, and Brown Stem Rot Aug 25, 2021

🕔Aug 25, 2021
The drier and warm conditions have really pushed crops along across the state. In addition to the drought concerns and issues related to the drought, other common observations made in […]

Iowa Field Reports: Spider Mites, Corn Rootworms, and Drought Concerns Aug 11, 2021

🕔Aug 11, 2021
With parts of northern Iowa now being in a D3 or extreme drought and other areas on the drought monitor expanding, the drier conditions are a concern with what impact they […]

Iowa Field Reports: Corn Rootworms, Spider Mites, and Soybean Gall Midge Aug 5, 2021

🕔Aug 5, 2021
Corn rootworms, spider mites, soybean gall midge, and the hot and dry conditions were common questions or issues received or observed by ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomists this past […]

Iowa Field Reports: Corn Pollinating, Soybeans Range from Flowering to Setting Pods Jul 22, 2021

🕔Jul 22, 2021
Corn started pollinating within the last week, and soybeans range from full flowering (R2) to beginning pod (R2). The hot topics this past week across the state included foliar fungicide […]

Iowa Field Reports: Herbicide Injury, Yellow Soybeans, Foliar Fungicide Decisions Jul 14, 2021

🕔Jul 14, 2021
The drier parts of the state finally received some much-needed rainfall, and unfortunately parts of southern Iowa that are pretty well saturated also received some more rain this past week. […]

Iowa Field Reports: Herbicide Drift, Fungicide Decisions, and Iron Deficiency Chlorosis Jul 8, 2021

🕔Jul 8, 2021
Herbicide drift, fungicide decisions, and iron deficiency chlorosis were common questions or issues received and/or observed by ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomists this past week. Read on to see […]

Iowa Field Reports: Needed Rains Mostly Miss Driest Areas Jun 30, 2021

🕔Jun 30, 2021
While some much-needed rain did come this past week it seems that the drier areas continue to miss out or get minimal rainfall and the wetter parts of the state […]

Iowa Field Reports: Much Needed Rains Alleviate Crop Stress Jun 23, 2021

🕔Jun 23, 2021
The hot and dry conditions last week resulted in many fields showing signs of stress. Thankfully, a much-needed rain fell across a good part of the state late last week […]

Iowa Field Reports: Spraying Weeds, Sidedressing in Mostly Dry Conditions Jun 16, 2021

🕔Jun 16, 2021
While some areas did receive some much-needed rainfall across the state, most areas received very little to no rainfall this past week. Consequently, it wasn’t hard to see lot of […]

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