Pennsylvania Corn: Updated Fungicide Efficacy Chart Available Apr 5, 2021

🕔Apr 5, 2021
When making decisions during the 2021 corn growing season regarding the need and use of foliar fungicides, it is important to consult the updated fungicide efficacy for control of corn diseases […]

Minnesota: Tar Spot of Corn Continues Spread Nov 20, 2020

🕔Nov 20, 2020
Tar spot of corn has continued to spread in Minnesota. This disease was found in Minnesota for the first time in four counties in 2019. In 2020, it has been […]

Illinois Corn: 6 Management Tips for Tar Spot in 2021 Nov 12, 2020

🕔Nov 12, 2020
Corn tarspot, caused by the obligate fungal pathogen Phyllachora maydis, caused significant losses for many producers in 2018.  If you recall, that season was characterized by persistent wet weather from August […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Late Summer Diseases, What to Plan for Next Year – Podcast Aug 19, 2020

🕔Aug 19, 2020
In this week’s podcast, we feature Dr. Dean Malvick, University of Minnesota Professor of Plant Pathology. Dr. Malvick discussed what diseases he is keeping an eye out for in Minnesota soybean […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: Late Summer Diseases, What to Plan for Next Year – Podcast Aug 10, 2020

🕔Aug 10, 2020
This Podcast is sponsored by the UMN Extension Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program. In this week’s podcast, we feature Dr. Dean Malvick, University of Minnesota Professor of Plant Pathology. Dr. Malvick […]

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, 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 […]

Illinois Corn: Start Scouting for Diseases Now! Jul 13, 2020

🕔Jul 13, 2020
Most of Illinois this season has been hot and dry, especially through central and northern portions of the state.  This has been good as far as limiting foliar diseases in our […]

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 […]

Iowa, Minnesota Webinar Series – Essential Row Crop Management for Summer 2020 – July 14 Jul 2, 2020

🕔Jul 2, 2020
University of Minnesota Extension and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are collaborating to provide another series of short, timely, and topic-specific webinars for farmers, ag professionals, Extension personnel and […]

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