North Carolina: Soybean Rust Detected in South Carolina, Consider Spraying Late Fields

🕔Oct 4, 2018Many of the soybeans in North Carolina are past the critical growth stages for impact by soybean rust, but there may be a few late-planted, later maturing fields that could […]

Georgia Crops: Conditions Perfect for Disease

🕔Jun 19, 2018Here is our corn in the field. It is silking now and may have less issues than any other crop right now. Sunshine is helping with pollination. Silks come out […]

Georgia: Crops at Heightened Disease Risk

🕔May 25, 2018This is a really big week for us in the field, not only with planting but with rain and subsequent disease. We are seeing some seedling disease in Wilcox County […]

Oklahoma Soybeans: Dealing with Sudden Death Syndrome, Bacterial Pustule

🕔Oct 3, 2017As the soybean season winds down there are were a couple of noteworthy diseases observed that are worth reviewing and looking out for in the future. Sudden Death Syndrome This […]

Arkansas: Soybean Rust Confirmed in Southeastern Counties

🕔Sep 13, 2017Soybean rust was confirmed in Ashley (33.249093°, -91.846713°) and Lincoln (34.077432°, -91.832217°) counties last week.  Fields were R6 and R5.5, respectively.  Only trace amounts were observed in the field in […]

Kentucky Soybeans: Be on Lookout for Soybean Rust in Late Maturing Fields

🕔Sep 13, 2017With soybean rust being observed in late August in Giles County, Tennessee (south-central TN), and with Hurricanes Harvey and Irma potentially carrying and depositing spores of the soybean rust fungus […]

Alabama: Soybean Rust Spreading Across the State

🕔Aug 31, 2017After a few weeks of consistently wet weather, soybean rust is making its annual march from the Gulf Coast to north Alabama. Spurred on by wet leaves and strong winds, […]

Soybean Rust Develops ‘Rolling’ Epidemics as Spores Travel North, According to Study

🕔Aug 30, 2017Although Midwestern soybean growers have yet to experience the brunt of soybean rust, growers in the southern United States are very familiar with the disease. Every year, the fungus slowly […]

Alabama: Soybean Rust Spreading, Fields Passed R5 Should Be Safe

🕔Aug 23, 2017Soybean rust (SBR) has now been detected in 33 of the 67 counties in the state. The disease has been found in both commercial soybeans and in kudzu patches as […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Conditions Conducive for Disease Development

🕔Aug 21, 2017When the environment remains conducive for an extended period of time, aerial web blight can be one of the most devastating diseases. Cercospora blight, soybean rust, and target spot are […]

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