July 2009


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(31 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Soybean Aphids Found in Indiana
  • Western Bean Cutworm Flight Declines Slightly, Eggs Can Now Be Found on Tasseling Corn
  • Nematode Updates
  • Cool Temperatures: Good News Or Bad News For Corn?
  • Scrambled Silks, Anyone?
(31 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(30 July)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
(30 July)
Michigan Field Crop Team Advisory Alert
Michigan State Univ.
(30 July)
Yellow Soybeans and Soil Compaction
Chad Lee, Univ of Kentucky
(30 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(28 July)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Soybean Nodulation Issues
  • What’s New in Nutrient Management
  • Testing Seed for Cover Crops
  • Long Term Study in Maryland Compares Economic Performance of Organic and Conventional Field Crops
(28 July)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • Corn Foliage Diseases
  • Japanese Beetles Expand Their Distribution Across Missouri
  • Potato Leafhopper Numbers High in Some Alfalfa Fields
  • Soybean Foliage Diseases May Begin to Show Up
  • Grasshopper Nymphs Present in Missouri
(28 July)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Why Leave Untreated Strips When Spraying Fungicides?
  • SmartStax Corn Receives US and Canadian Approval
  • Soybean Aphid: Numbers Are On the Rise In Central Kentucky...At Least A Little!
(27 July)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Will Cooler than Normal Temperatures Adversely Affect Corn Yields?
  • SmartStax Corn Gets Approval
  • Soybean Aphid Update
  • Planning for the 2010 Wheat Crop
  • Protect your Wheat Seed While Waiting for Planting Season
  • ACRE or DCP: Which One to Choose?
  • Weather Update
  • Cover Crop Twilight Field Day
(27 July)
Corn Prices Looking for Direction
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(26 July)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(24 July)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
(24 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Creating Many Questions
  • Japanese Beetle in Corn
  • Worrying About Small Soybeans
(24 July)
Michigan Field Crop Team Advisory Alert
Michigan State Univ.
(24 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(23 July)
ACRE Program of the US Farm Bill
Univ of Illinois, IL Farm Bureau, USDA-FSA
Three archived Webcasts from the Univ of IL
that help explain the workings of the ACRE
program. Available for viewing until Aug 31, 2009.
(23 July)
University of Nebraska–Lincoln offers four plant breeding mini-courses for seed industry professionals
SeedQuest News Section
(23 July)
How Long Have We Had These Weed Problems? PDF-formatted document
Tom Jordan, Purdue Univ.
(23 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(22 July)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Found in Pennsylvania
  • Using Cover Crops to Achieve Management and Economic Benefits
  • Soil Fertility Challenges
  • Feeding Concerns with DON Infested Wheat
(22 July)
Worrying About Small Soybeans
Chad Lee, Univ of Kentucky
(21 July)
Cool Temperatures: Good News or Bad News for Corn?
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(20 July)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Corn Shorter than Normal this Year?
  • Mid-Season Soybean Diseases - It's Time to Scout
  • Leaf Cupping and Wrinkling in Soybeans
  • Glyphosate and Phosphorus
  • Tissue Sampling and Management Decisions
  • Spraying Early for Soybean Aphid and the PHI
  • Spraying Soybean with Insecticides During the Flowering Stages
  • Insect Silk Clipping in Corn
  • Western Bean Cutworm Catches Still on the Rise
  • Soybean Defoliators
  • 2009 Field Crops Day
  • 2009 Central Ohio Agronomy Field Day
(20 July)
Focus on Yield Potential
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(20 July)
Crop-Pest Ontario
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adults Trickling into Ontario
  • Don't Let Soybean Aphids Catch you Off-Guard
  • The Impact of Glyphosate Drift on Corn Yields
  • Black Light Trap Captures from Harrow, Ridgetown, and Centralia- Ontario up to July 16th
  • Factors to Consider in Your Corn Fungicide Decision!
  • HPPD Injury to Soybeans
(17 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Lower Western Corn Rootworm Beetle Numbers
  • Western Bean Cutworm Moth Flight Quite Impressive
  • Should We Be Concerned About Arrested Ears in 2009?
  • Soybean Rust Update
(17 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(16 July)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
(16 July)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Dealing with DON in Wheat
  • Vomitoxin in My Wheat? (Risk Management Implications)
  • Ten Rules for Better Marketing
  • Soybean Leaf Cupping — Possible Causes
  • Insect Update: Soybean Aphid and Western Bean Cutworm
  • Corn Crop Development Lagging a Bit
(16 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(14 July)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Northern Leaf Blight in Corn
  • Japanese Beetle and Corn Pollination
  • Fungicide Applications to Soybean: Stop, Look and Listen before Spraying
(14 July)
Corn growers: Tips to decide if a fungicide application is warranted
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(13 July)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Catches Increasing
  • Check for Corn Rootworm Injury
  • Soybean Aphid Update
  • Understanding Corn Crop Water Needs: Available Soil Moisture
(13 July)
USDA Projections Point to Ample Crop Supplies
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(12 July)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(10 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Corn Rootworm Beetles Emerging
  • Rootworm Larval Damage Appears Lower This Season
  • Preventive Insecticide Sprays for Corn Discouraged
  • Ragged Leaf Edge Symptom in Corn
  • Reed Canarygrass Explosion in Indiana
  • Point to Consider for Fungicide Applications in Corn
(10 July)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
(10 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(10 July)
Foliar Feeding
George Rehm, Univ of Minnesota
(10 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(9 July)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • Glyphosate Tank-Mixes in RR Soybean
  • Check for Insect Infestations in Corn and Wheat Stored On-Farm During Summer
  • Anthracnose of Corn
(9 July)
Michigan Field Crop Team Advisory Alert
Michigan State Univ.
(8 July)
Ragged Leaf Edge Symptom in Corn
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(7 July)
Corn & Soybean Science Newsletter
Univ. of Kentucky
  • European Corn Borer Emerging
  • Corn Hail and Wind Damage
  • Critical Growth Stages for Maximum Soybean Yield
  • Simulating Soybean Hail Damage
  • You Can Almost See Corn Growing
(7 July)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Managing Scab in Wheat
  • Too Late for Soybean Planting?
  • Nitrogen Losses: What to do Now?
  • Soybean Pests: Aphids and Japanese Beetles
(7 July)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Preventive Insecticide Sprays for Corn Discouraged
  • Fungicide Considerations for Corn in 2009
  • Blister Beetles - What Hay Producers and Buyers Need to Know
(6 July)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Yellow Soybeans - What To Do
  • Weather Update
  • Early Planted Corn Is Tasseling
  • Interest In Foliar Fungicide Application Increases As Corn Begins To Tassel
  • How Long Have We Had These Problem Weeds?
  • Cereal Leaf Beetle In Corn
  • Potential Twospotted Spider Mite In Soybean
(3 July)
Crop-Pest Ontario
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs
  • Septoria Brown Spot in Soybeans
  • The Impact of Cool plus Wet plus Compacted Adds to a Different Math in corn and Soys
  • Weather Causes Weed Challenges
(2 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Season Begins
  • How Long Have We Had These Problem Weeds?
(2 July)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(2 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(2 July)
Reed Canarygrass Explosion in Indiana PDF-formatted document
Glenn Nice, Bill Johnson, Tom Jordan, & Tom Bauman; Purdue Univ.
(1 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
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