July 2010


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(30 July)
Scouting for Sudden Death Syndrome in Soybean
Paul Esker, Univ of Wisconsin
(30 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Damage a Surprise in Some Northern Indiana Fields
  • Soybean Aphid Update
  • Little Corn Borer Like Moths Flying at Night
  • Western Corn Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • Sudden Death Syndrome in Soybean
  • Scouringrush Encroaching on Agricultural Turf - What We Know So Far
(30 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(30 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(28 July)
Reports of White Mold - Soybean Too Late to Spray
Paul Esker, Univ of Wisconsin
(27 July)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Wheat Variety Trial Data Released
  • Summer Seeded Oats for Forage Production
  • Getting Ready for Cover Crop Seeding
  • Insect Update — More of the Same
  • Mob Grazing
  • HPPD — Inhibitor Resistant Waterhemp Indentified in IL
  • Corn Cobs: A Low Input Biofuel Feedstock
(27 July)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • 2010 Ohio Wheat Performance Results Available
  • Insect Observations for Late July
  • Peak flight has passed for Western Bean Cutworm
  • Curious Kernels in Corn
(27 July)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • First Detection of Southern Corn Rust in Kentucky
  • Gray Leaf Spot Update
  • Two-spotted Spider Mites Causing Problems in Kentucky's Drought Stressed Soybeans
(22 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • VIDEO: Scouting Western Bean Cutworm Post-Whorl, Possible But Tedious
  • Western Corn Rootworm Beetle Numbers Unimpressive, Likely Good News for Next Year’s Corn
  • Navigating Through the Grain Fill Period
  • Grain Fill Stages in Corn
  • Glyphosate Resistant Waterhemp in Indiana
  • Bacterial Stalk Rot of Corn
(22 July)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Alfalfa Caterpillars and Green Cloverworms
  • Trochanter Mealybug in Soybean?: What to look for
  • Green Cloverworm in Soybean
(22 July)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • Field crop disease update
  • Grasshopper Management
(22 July)
Michigan Field Crop Team Advisory Alert
Michigan State Univ.
(22 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(20 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(20 July)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Blister Beetles Active in Alfalfa
  • “Dalmatian Corn”
(20 July)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Understanding Negligence Liability Against Rural Landowners
  • Drought Stress and Sun Scalding Evident in Many Corn Fields
  • Spring Canola: Emerging Biofuel Feedstock
  • Maximizing the Benefits of Your Crop Insurance Policy
  • Western Bean Cutworm and Two-spotted Spider Mites Continue to be Active
  • Web Soil Survey—A Valuable Source of Information for Farmers
(20 July)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Can warm nights reduce grain yield in corn?
  • Western Bean Cutworm Update: Eggs and Larvae Found
  • Foliar Diseases Showing up in Corn
  • Evaluation of three commercial mycotoxin inhibitors added to Vomitoxin (DON) contaminated corn diets for weanling pigs
  • Inoculum for Sclerotinia apothecia is present in some fields
  • Foliar diseases are absent in soybeans
  • Scab Resistant Soft Red Winter Wheat Varieties are Available for Fall Planting
  • Wheat Seed Treatments 2010
  • Northwest ARS Field Crops Day July 29
(19 July)
Navigating Through the Grain Fill Period
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(19 July)
Grain Fill Stages in Corn
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(19 July)
Check Corn for Pollination and Seed Set
Chad Lee, Univ of Kentucky
(19 July)
Focus on Weather and Crop Size
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(19 July)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(16 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Flight Continues, Questions Abound
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Catch Trap Report
(16 July)
Crop-Pest Ontario
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs
  • Ontario's Worst Sprayer Operator - Part II
  • Western Bean Cutworm Moth Catches Climbing
  • Facts you Need to Know to Scout and Manage WBC in Corn
  • Soybean Cyst Nematode Symptoms Appearing!
  • Rhizoctonia in Soybeans! What to Look For!
  • Moulds and Mycotoxins Laboratories
(16 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(13 July)
Zinc and Crop Production
George Rehm, Univ of Minnesota
(13 July)
Fusarium head blight leads to DON contamination in wheat
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(13 July)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Corn Drought Stress Recovery Underway in Most Places
  • Soybeans and drought
  • Emergency Forages and Herbicide Issues
  • Biofuel Crop Update
(13 July)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • More on Foliar Fungicides in Corn
(12 July)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Brown silks common in early planted corn
  • Update on Western Bean Cutworm Flight
  • The 2010 Wheat Season: A look back as we move forward
(12 July)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(12 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(12 July)
Changing Supply and Consumption Expectations
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(9 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Catch Trap Report
  • VIDEO: Western Bean Cutworm Early Scouting
  • VIDEO: Western Bean Cutworm Eggs and Hatching Larvae
  • Soybean Early Reproductive Growth Stages
  • Tassel Emergence & Pollen Shed
  • Silk Development and Emergence in Corn
  • VIDEO: Corn Diseases and Hot, Humid Conditions in July
  • Fungicide Applications to Manage Corn Diseases
(9 July)
Weather Conditions and Risk of White Mold in Soybean PDF-formatted document
Paul Esker & Shawn Conley, Univ of Wisconsin
(9 July)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Eyespot of Corn
  • Potato leafhoppers
  • Western Bean Cutworm Eggs Masses and Larval Hatch Underway
(9 July)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Soybean Disease Early July Status
  • Key Steps in Corn Pollination
  • New Corn, Soybean, Wheat, and Alfalfa Field Guide for 2010
  • Back-to-back Years of Vomitoxin Problems in Our Crops
  • Corn Disease July Status Report
  • Western Bean Cutworm Counts Continue to Increase
(9 July)
Kentucky Pest News PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Gray Leaf Spot Activity
  • European Corn Borer
(9 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(9 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(8 July)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • Many of Missouri’s Alfalfa Fields Continue to Support High Numbers of Potato Leafhoppers
  • Weed of the Month: Palmer Amaranth
  • Small Grasshoppers Numerous in Many Areas of Missouri
  • Japanese Beetles (Popillia japonica) Continue to Cause Problems in Missouri
(8 July)
Hot, Dry Weather at the Worst Time for Corn
Chad Lee, Univ of Kentucky
(6 July)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Wheat Crop Progressing Well
  • Drought Stress in Full Force in the Corn Crop
  • Spider Mite Flare—up in Soybeans
  • Grain Market Update
  • “Emergency” Forage Planning
  • Soil Management for Drought Resistance
  • Western Bean Cutworm Moth Are Active in Pennsylvania
(6 July)
Corn Supply Issues
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(5 July)
Tassel Emergence & Pollen Shed
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(5 July)
Silk Development and Emergence in Corn
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(5 July)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(2 July)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Flight Intensifying, Egg Hatch is Underway
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Catch Trap Report
  • Death by Drowning Weeds
  • VIDEO: Giant Ragweed Glyphosate Resistance
  • Volunteer Corn Competition and Control in Soybeans
  • Dealing with DON in Wheat
(2 July)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(2 July)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
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