California Rice: Stem Rot – Identification and Management

🕔Sep 13, 2017In the past two years, I have received several reports of fields suffering yield loses due to stem rot. Last year I saw several affected fields. This year, I am […]

Michigan Soybeans: Assessing Water Damage to Emerged Crops

🕔Jun 23, 2017Heavy rain on June 22-23, 2017, has created waterlogged and ponded areas in many soybean fields in Michigan. (Similar flooding occured in 2015). The excess soil water is detrimental to […]

Georgia: Cotton, Soybeans, Peanuts – Late Season Disease Considerations

🕔Sep 27, 2016Georgia is really starting to get busy with harvest as growers are full throttle digging peanuts and defoliating cotton, but that doesn’t mean disease season is quite over yet.

Delaware Soybeans: Keep Watch for Brown Stem Rot

🕔Sep 9, 2016Brown Stem Rot (BSR) is a fungal disease of soybeans that has never been positively confirmed in the Chesapeake Bay area, although suspect plants have been occasionally observed over the […]

Ohio: Decisions, Decisions – Prevent Disease with Variety Selection

🕔Sep 22, 2015Each year things seem to be coming earlier, choices need to be made even before we have this current crop in the grain bin, much less have it sold.  Here […]

South Dakota Corn, Soybeans: Stem Rot and Goss’s Wilt Increasing

🕔Sep 3, 2015Some soybean fields are beginning to change color and some corn is already half-way to the milk line. While disease threat on yield is minimal at this stage, some diseases […]

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