North Dakota: Wheat Still in Fields Raises Concerns Oct 11, 2019

🕔Oct 11, 2019Heavy rainfall or snow has prevented wheat from being harvested in parts of North Dakota this fall, leaving producers wondering what to do with their crops. Vomitoxin is one of […]

Indiana Wheat: Fusarium Head Blight – Things to Consider When Harvesting Jun 28, 2019

🕔Jun 28, 2019Wheat harvest has begun in Southern Indiana. Fusarium head blight (FHB) or scab is one of the most important diseases of wheat and most challenging to prevent. In addition, FHB […]

Iowa: Feed Corn – Be Aware of 2018 Toxin Levels Feb 26, 2019

🕔Feb 26, 2019The two bu/acre Iowa corn yield reduction shown in the February 9 crop report demonstrated the impact of late-season wet weather. Corn quality and potential food safety issues are also determined […]

Ohio Corn: Extensive Spread of Vomitoxin Could Affect 2019 Crop Jan 14, 2019

🕔Jan 14, 2019A wetter than normal summer and fall in Ohio led to the worst spread of a toxin on corn in at least a decade, according to a grain disease expert […]

Iowa Corn: Mycotoxins and Crop Deterioration Oct 18, 2018

🕔Oct 18, 2018Above normal rains in September have slowed field crop dry-down. Coupled with early season drought in South Central and Southeast Iowa and above-average rainfall in the Northwest, there is high […]

Ohio Wheat: A Few Considerations for Planting After Corn Oct 9, 2018

🕔Oct 9, 2018Some Ohio wheat growers are thinking about planting wheat after corn to avoid some of the late planting issues we have had to deal with over the past few years. […]

Ohio: Corn Earworm Makes Unpleasant Late-Season Appearance; Watch for Molds Sep 25, 2018

🕔Sep 25, 2018Although western bean cutworm numbers were low this year, we have recently seen and also received reports about high corn earworm populations in late-planted corn and field peas. Corn earworm […]

Ohio Corn: Telling Ear Rots Apart Aug 28, 2018

🕔Aug 28, 2018Over the last few weeks, we have received samples with at least four different types of ear rots – Diplodia, Gibberella, Fusarium, and Trichoderma. Of these, Diplodia ear rot seems to […]

Pennsylvania Corn: Avoiding Mycotoxins in Grain and Silage Aug 10, 2018

🕔Aug 10, 2018In Pennsylvania and the surrounding region, growers often face challenges brought on by persistent moist conditions and other weather factors. One of these challenges include corn ear and stalk rots, […]

Ohio Wheat: Variety Selection an Important 1st Step to Reducing Scab, Vomitoxin Sep 6, 2017

🕔Sep 6, 2017Even though we did not have high levels of scab and vomitoxin this year, we still need to keep this disease in our minds as we select varieties to plant […]

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