Arkansas Corn: July Southern Rust Update Jul 15, 2021

🕔Jul 15, 2021
You can almost set your calendar by it, well maybe not, but southern rust typically comes into the state in July and this year was no exception. There were some […]

Kentucky Corn: Managing Southern Rust Jul 15, 2021

🕔Jul 15, 2021
Southern rust of corn, caused by the fungus Puccinia polysora, was confirmed in Kentucky on July 12, in Union County. The disease was at very low incidence and severity; however with […]

Mississippi Corn: Disease Management Considerations – Podcast Jun 8, 2021

🕔Jun 8, 2021
Trey Price visits the Crop Doctors’ Podcast studio in Stoneville to discuss a variety of topics related to diseases of corn, including Curvularia leaf spot, common rust, northern corn leaf […]

Indiana Corn, Soybeans: Foliar Diseases Increasing, Should You Spray? Jul 31, 2020

🕔Jul 31, 2020
It is important to continue to scout for diseases in both corn and soybeans. Recent rain events have increased favorable environmental conditions for the development of foliar diseases in both […]

Illinois Corn: Keep an Eye Out for Southern Rust Jul 30, 2020

🕔Jul 30, 2020
Over the last two weeks our reports of southern rust have increased from a single find in the northern part of the state, to multiple detections across areas of the […]

Tennessee Corn: Southern Rust Present, Low Incidence, Severity Jul 27, 2020

🕔Jul 27, 2020
This past week samples from Chester, Lauderdale, and Montgomery Counties in Tennessee were confirmed to have southern corn rust, so the question is do you need to put out a […]

Georgia: Disease Pressure Increasing in Most Crops Jul 22, 2020

🕔Jul 22, 2020
Bob Kemerait, UGA Extension Plant Pathologist, provides a brief update on the current disease situations in soybeans, corn, peanuts, and cotton.

Nebraska Corn: Southern Rust Confirmed in Southeastern Counties Jul 20, 2020

🕔Jul 20, 2020
Southern corn rust was confirmed on corn leaf samples from Fillmore, Nuckolls and Johnson counties (Figure 1) in southern Nebraska this week. The disease had been confirmed in several states south […]

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 […]

Georgia Corn: Important to Keep Irrigating to Black Layer Jul 16, 2020

🕔Jul 16, 2020
First and foremost to avoid any yield penalty, corn needs to be irrigated to black layer (R6) unless good rainfall has occurred to supply enough moisture to finish the crop […]

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