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 […]

Indiana Corn: Reducing Costs and Disease Through Irrigation Management Jun 1, 2020

🕔Jun 1, 2020
A number of foliar diseases can impact corn production in both Indiana and Michigan. They included gray leaf spot, northern corn leaf blight, southern rust and now tar spot. Environmental […]

Illinois Corn: 5 Considerations for Tar Spot Management May 20, 2020

🕔May 20, 2020
It’s early in the season, but before we know it, corn will be chest high and we will be thinking about if in season management is needed.  Last year I […]

Ohio Corn: Tar Spot – What You Should Know Feb 5, 2020

🕔Feb 5, 2020
Tar Spot, a new disease of corn caused by the fungus Phyllachora maydis, was reported for the first time in Ohio at the end of the 2018 growing season. At […]

Illinois Corn: Tar Spot Pathogen Can Survive Winter Weather Dec 30, 2019

🕔Dec 30, 2019
As we learn more about tar spot on corn, caused by the fungus Phyllachora maydis, we can better understand how the disease works.  The more we understand the disease, the better our […]

Illinois Corn: Tar Spot Pathogen Can Survive Winter Temps Dec 12, 2019

🕔Dec 12, 2019
As we learn more about tar spot on corn, caused by the fungus Phyllachora maydis, we can better understand how the disease works.  The more we understand the disease, the better our […]

Minnesota Corn: What to Know About Tar Spot – Podcast Nov 11, 2019

🕔Nov 11, 2019
In this installment of the Gopher Coffee Shop podcast, Extension educators Ryan Miller and Brad Carlson sit down with Dean Malvick, Extension plant pathologist with the Department of Plant Pathology, […]

Midwest – Extreme Weather Gives Pests A Big Opening – DTN Oct 30, 2019

🕔Oct 30, 2019
Weather extremes are a major threat to U.S. row crops, as 2019 demonstrated vividly. But some insects and diseases actually thrive in the chaos of flooding, drought, hail and heavy […]

Ohio Corn: Tar Spot – What You Need to Know Oct 17, 2019

🕔Oct 17, 2019
Tar Spot, a new disease of corn caused by the fungus Phyllachora maydis, was reported for the first time in Ohio at the end of the 2018 growing season. At that […]

Minnesota Corn: Tar Spot Continues to Spread at Low Levels Oct 11, 2019

🕔Oct 11, 2019
As reported last week in Minnesota Crop News, tar spot of corn was found and confirmed for the first time in Minnesota in late September in southern Fillmore County. This […]

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