September 2009


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(30 Sep)
Field Drydown of Mature Corn Grain
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(30 Sep)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Stalk Strength Reminder
  • Storing Diplodia Ear Rot-Affected Corn
  • Bt Corn Refuge Requirement Confusion
(30 Sep)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Soybean Aphid Two Year Cycle
  • Corn Leaf Diseases
  • Cut Costs, Don’t Eliminate Them!
  • European Starling Control
  • Measuring and Reducing Soybean Harvest Losses
(30 Sep)
Dow AgroSciences, Purdue, IEDC partner for life sciences venture at Purdue Research Park
Purdue Univ. News
(29 Sep)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Is it Really Anthracnose Top Dieback?
  • Harvest Aids for Corn and Soybeans
  • Western Bean Cutworm Larvae Found
  • Corn Ear Rot and Potential Mycotoxin
  • Soybean Aphids Going to Buckthorn in Large Numbers
  • Weather Update
  • Soil Sampling This Fall
  • Late-Season Northern Corn Leaf Blight
(28 Sep)
Stress During Grain Fill: A Harbinger of Stalk Health Problems
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(28 Sep)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(25 Sep)
Crop-Pest Ontario
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs
  • First Detection of Kudzu in Ontario. What is the Implication for Soybean Rust?
  • Frost Damaged Corn Silage
  • Corn and Cold September Nights
  • Beware of Nitrates in Corn Silage
  • Frosted Soybeans?!
(22 Sep)
What's Cropping Up? PDF-formatted document
Cornell Univ (New York)
  • Corn Grain Hybrids for New York
  • Field-scale Studies Evaluating the Agronomics and Economics of Selecting Double and Triple-stacked Hybrids
  • Seeding Rates for Soft Red Winter Wheat?
  • Laudis Registered for Annual Broadleaf and Grass Control in Corn
  • Nitrogen Fertilizers for Field Crops
(22 Sep)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Insect Pest Considerations in Winter Wheat
  • Grain Bin Preparation and Maintenance
  • Combining Soybeans in Mid—September
  • Liming in Difficult Economic Times
  • Fall Herbicide Applications
  • Blue Green Algae poisoning and its Control
(21 Sep)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Harvest Planning – When to Harvest Those Problem Fields
  • "Blunt Ear" Syndrome Appearing in Ohio Corn Fields
  • Timing Fall Herbicide Treatments Based on Weed Life Cycle
  • Hessian Fly and Wheat Planting Dates
  • Herbicide Resistance Meetings in Southwest Ohio
(21 Sep)
Soybean Rust Update and Spray Advisory for Selected Fields
Don Hershman, Univ of Kentucky
(17 Sep)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • September Surprise, Soybean Aphid Continues in Southern Counties
  • Harvest Restrictions for Soybean Aphid Insecticides
  • Updated Map: Known Counties With Western Bean Cutworm Infestations
  • Trochanter Mealybug in Southern Indiana
  • Complacency Increases Helps to Spread Hessian Fly
  • Cool Temperatures Impact on Soybean Yield and Maturity
  • Wheat Planting Considerations: Impacts of 2009 Crop Harvests
  • Yield Monitor Calibration: Garbage In, Garbage Out
  • Reddish-Purple Corn Plants Late in the Season
  • Corn Ear Damage Caused by Bird Feeding Plant Diseases Weather Update
  • Dealing with Diplodia Ear Rot
(17 Sep)
Michigan Field Crop Team Advisory Alert
Michigan State Univ.
(16 Sep)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • Corn Stalk Rots
  • Late Season Soybean Diseases
(16 Sep)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Update on Fungicides for "Plant Health"
(16 Sep)
Soybean Aphid Remain Active, Mexican Bean Beetle Appears
Doug Johnson, Univ of Kentucky
(16 Sep)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Troubleshooting Incomplete Ear Fill Problems in Corn
  • Cooler Temperatures and Crop Maturity - Any Possible Problems This Fall?
  • Soybean Aphids and Multi-Colored Asian Lady Beetles
  • Overseeding Cover Crops
  • Soybean Rust Find in Kentucky – One pustule in one lesion on one leaf out of 100
  • Bt Corn Stover…Does it Persist Longer?
  • Prepare Grain Bins for Fall Harvest
(16 Sep)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • On—Farm Cover Crop Demonstration Plots
  • Great Year for White Clover
  • Small Grain Planting Considerations
  • Please Keep an Eye Out for Western Bean Cutworm Injury
  • Harvest This Fall with Residue Management in Mind
(16 Sep)
Pre-Harvest Considerations for Corn
Ryan Van Roekel and Jeff Coulter, Univ of Minnesota
(14 Sep)
Farewell to Norman Borlaug: World loses its leading hunger fighter
Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maíz y Trigo (CIMMYT)
(14 Sep)
Crop-Pest Ontario
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs
  • BT Corn Stover...Does it Persist Longer?
  • Blunt Ear Syndrome....Again
  • Yield Monitor Calibration: Garbage In, Garbage Out
(14 Sep)
Corn and Soybean Supply Prospects
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(11 Sep)
Cool Temperatures Impact on Soybean Yield and Maturity
Shaun Casteel, Purdue Univ.
(9 Sep)
Corn Ear Damage Caused by Bird Feeding
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(9 Sep)
Yield Monitor Calibration: Garbage In, Garbage Out
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(9 Sep)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Wheat Seed Size, Seeding Rate and Seed Treatment
  • Summary of Western Bean Cutworm for 2009 in Ohio
  • Late Bean Leaf Beetle Populations in Soybean
  • Those 60 mph Field Surveys
  • Fall Cutting of Alfalfa
  • FSR CCA College Sign Up Due This Week
  • Soybean Cyst Nematode Field Night
(8 Sep)
Reddish-Purple Corn Plants Late in the Season
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(8 Sep)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Controlling weeds prior to cover crop establishment
  • Poisonous plants and the fall harvest
  • Mexican bean beetle
  • Bt Corn Stover.. Does it Persist Longer?
  • Selling Considerations; Shell versus Silage don’t forget the nutrients!
  • Teff; injury, disease or cold weather?
(8 Sep)
Corn and Soybean Storage Decisions
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(7 Sep)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(4 Sep)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Damage Range Expands
  • Aphid Update
  • Cool Days, Cold Nights, Slow Corn, What's Next?
(4 Sep)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
(4 Sep)
Michigan Field Crop Team Advisory Alert
Michigan State Univ.
(4 Sep)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(2 Sep)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • 2009 Corn Silage Harvest
  • Arrested Ear Development. A Nagging Problem That Won’t Go Away
  • Soil Quality Maintenance in Corn Silage
  • Soil Compaction Threat Appears on the Scene
  • Monitoring Hay Bale Temperature
  • Insects: Soybean Aphids, Western Bean Cutworm, Japanese Beetles, and Bean Leaf Beetle
  • These Cool Nights Signal Perennial Weed Susceptibility
  • Time to Clean up Field Boundaries, Alleyways, and Lanes
  • When Tillage Happens Cover Crops are a Must
  • Late Season Cornstalk Nitrate Test
(2 Sep)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • Field Crop Disease Update
  • Ear and Kernel Rots of Corn
  • Pest of the Month: Corn Earworm
  • Soybean Aphids Present in Most Soybean Fields
  • The Missouri Corn Stalk Nitrate Test Challenge
(1 Sep)
Cool Days, Cold Nights, Slow Corn, What's Next?
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(1 Sep)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Estimating Preharvest Silage Yields
  • Corn Silage Harvest
  • Timing Harvest of Silage Corn
  • Dodder (Cuscuta spp.) in Western Ohio Red Clover Stands
(1 Sep)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(1 Sep)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Scout for Lodging Potential When Grain Matures
  • Soybean Aphid Populations Continue to Rise
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