April 2012


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(29 Apr)
Early-Planted Corn Developing Slowly
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(27 Apr)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Armyworm Moths Aplenty, Implications for High-Risk Fields
  • Wheat Disease Update
(27 Apr)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(27 Apr)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(27 Apr)
Wheat Freeze Damage more Apparent, so are Viruses
Chad Lee, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(27 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Effect of freeze on wheat in boot and heading stages
  • Estimating wheat yields after heading
  • Chinch bugs on wheat
  • Wheat streak mosaic causing problems in central Kansas
(27 Apr)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(27 Apr)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(26 Apr)
Annual ryegrass has potential to go from cover crop to weed
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(24 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Giant ragweed management: It's a long until crop canopy
(24 Apr)
Kentucky Pest News PDF document
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Sampling for Corn Nematodes
(23 Apr)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(23 Apr)
Expectations for the 2012-13 Corn Marketing Year
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(20 Apr)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Possibility for Black Cutworm Cutting in Southern Indiana...Already!
  • Annual Ryegrass: Hard to Control Cover Crop or Weed?
  • Freeze Injury in Wheat
  • Corrected Webinar Link Protecting Honey Bees During Field Crop Planting
(20 Apr)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • The First 40 Days Are Critical For Grain Sorghum Health and Yield
  • Black Cutworm Moth Numbers Low Except for SE Missouri
  • Forage of the Month: Smooth bromegrass
(20 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Management of grain sorghum before wheat
  • Barley yellow dwarf symptoms, yield losses, and control
  • Preliminary wheat variety reactions to stripe rust and leaf rust
  • Are fungicides helping slow and stop the development of stripe rust?
  • Webinar: Early season stand issue
(20 Apr)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(20 Apr)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(17 Apr)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • What’s Wrong With My New Forage Seeding?
  • Seedcorn Maggots to Blame?
  • Natural Enemies
  • Dry Weather and Salt Injury
  • Scouting Emergence Problems in Corn
  • Forage Sorghum: Opportunity for Low Cost Forage
(17 Apr)
Kentucky Pest News PDF document
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Armyworms active in corn and wheat
  • Watch for Cereal Leaf Beetle in Wheat
(17 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Impact of Low Temperatures on Corn Survival
  • Wheat Growth Stage and Cold Temperature Injury
  • Wheat Growth Stage and Foliar Fungicide Applications
  • Alfalfa Freeze Damage Assessment and Management
  • Hazardous Algae Blooms – What Are They, Why The Public Concern and What Is Their Relationship to Ohio Agriculture?
(17 Apr)
For This, Variety Selection is Not the Answer
George Rehm, Univ of Minnesota
(16 Apr)
Has the 2011 Corn Crop Been Rationed?
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(13 Apr)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Protecting Honey Bees During Field Crop Planting Season
  • Did Black Cutworm and Weevils Freeze With Recent Low Temperatures?
  • Cressleaf Groundsel (Packera glabella)
  • Rust Diseases Present in Indiana
  • Wheat Tools Available to Monitor Risk of Fusarium Head Blight (Scab) in Indiana Wheat
  • Early-Planted Corn & Cold Weather
(13 Apr)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(13 Apr)
The Current Wheat Crop and Risk for Head Scab
Chad Lee & Don Hershman, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(13 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Impacts of gypsum as a soil amendment on clayey soils
  • Controlling volunteer corn, soybean, and grain sorghum
  • Wheat disease update and frequently asked questions about fungicides
  • Disease prediction system for Fusarium head scab on wheat
  • The role of fungicides in controlling Fusarium head scab in wheat
(13 Apr)
Early wheat could provide an opportunity for double cropping
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(12 Apr)
Early Planted Corn & Cold Weather
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(10 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Strip Intercropping Corn and Soybean
  • Spring Insect Pest Problems
  • Soybean Aphid Prediction for Ohio
  • Update on Bees and the Neonicitinoid Seed Treatment Situation
(10 Apr)
Kentucky Pest News PDF document
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Fusarium Head Blight Situation and Management Tools for Wheat
  • Sclerotinia Crown and Stem Rot of Alfalfa
(9 Apr)
What's Cropping Up? PDF-formatted document
Cornell Univ (New York)
  • Adapt-N Increased Grower Profits and Decreased Environmental N Losses in 2011 Strip Trials
  • Field-Scale Row Spacing by Seeding Rate Studies in Soybeans
  • Planting Soybeans….Should I Buy a Grain Drill?
  • Life Cycles Affect Timing of Thistle Control in Grass Pastures
  • Sulfur for Alfalfa in New York State
(6 Apr)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Alfalfa Weevils Already?
  • Crops Interseeding Red Clover with no Frost and Advancing Wheat Growth Stage?
  • Patience When Thinking about Planting Corn this Year
  • Access a Wealth of Crop Management Info Courtesy of the Soybean Checkoff
  • WSMB Offers Enhanced Nematode Testing Program for 2012
  • Weeds 2012 Weed emergence in Wisconsin: uncharted territory
  • Early Spring Creates Early Weed Pressure Concerns
(6 Apr)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Black Cutworm Moth Arrival Early with Eye-Opening Numbers
  • Weevils Wreaking Widespread Woes
  • Will Winter Annual Weeds Be An Issue This Year?
  • Wild Garlic Control In No-till Corn And Soybean
  • Soybean Growers and Consultants: Get Free Access to a Wealth of Crop Management Information Courtesy of the Soybean Checkoff
  • Nitrogen Management Guidelines for Indiana
  • Seeding Depth Considerations for Corn
  • Check Stored Corn for Potential Problems - Spring 2012
(6 Apr)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(6 Apr)
Winter Wheat and Potential Freezing Weather
Chad Lee, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(6 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Ensuring successful soybean nodulation in fields without established rhizobial populations
  • Control of later-emerging kochia in wheat or wheat stubble
  • United Soybean Board offers 500 free subscriptions to Plant Management Network
  • Wheat disease report: Evaluating the need for fungicides
(6 Apr)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(5 Apr)
Warm winter leaves stored corn at risk for mold
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(5 Apr)
Wheat excellent, but farmers should beware
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(4 Apr)
Seeding Depth Considerations for Corn
Bob Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(3 Apr)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
  • Time to Walk Your Forage Fields
  • Corn and Soybean Seed Supplies May Be Tight
  • Freeze Damage in Barley and Wheat
  • Last Year’s Flooding and Weed Concerns
  • March Weed of the Month – Hairy Better Cress (Cardamine hirsuta)
  • Determine Small Grain Growth Stage Before Applying Herbicides
(3 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Considerations for Early Herbicide Application
  • Getting Your Corn Crop Off to a Good Start in 2012
  • Successful Alfalfa Establishment
  • Bees and Neonicotinoids
  • Nitrification Inhibitors and Spring Planting of Corn
  • Considerations for Urease Inhibitors
(2 Apr)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(2 Apr)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(2 Apr)
Winter Precipitation and Corn Yield
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(1 Apr)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management Newsletter PDF-formatted document
Univ. of Missouri
  • Pre-plant Herbicide Options for the Management of Glyphosate Resistant Giant Ragweed in Soybean
  • Forage of the Month: Small Grains
  • Soybean Cyst Nematode Management: Take the Test to Beat this Pest in 2012
  • How well do you know your enemy?
(1 Apr)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(1 Apr)
Wild Garlic Control in No-till Corn and Soybean
Travis Legleiter & Bill Johnson, Purdue Univ.
 
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