April 2013


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(29 Apr)
Hybrid Maturities for Delayed Planting
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(29 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Later Planting Foliar Fungicide Application for Early Disease Control
  • Fungicide Efficacy for Control of Wheat Diseases
  • Adjusting Corn Management Practices for a Late Start
  • Risk of Bt Resistant Western Corn Rootworms in Ohio
  • Western Corn Rootworm Control
  • Delayed Planting Effects on Corn Yield: A “Historical” Perspective
(29 Apr)
Soil Testing Sentinel Program in Minnesota
Daniel Kaiser, Univ. of Minnesota
(29 Apr)
How Large Does The Corn Crop Need To Be?
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(27 Apr)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Pasture Weed Management after a Drought
  • The Best Corn Planting Dates are yet to Come
  • Are Chances for Carry-Over Nitrogen Diminishing?
(27 Apr)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Managing Western Corn Rootworm Resistance to Bt on the Fringe
  • Black Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • How to Effectively Use the Corn and Soybean Herbicide Chart
  • Plentiful Winter and Spring Precipitation - Nitrogen Carryover Unlikely for Most of Indiana
(27 Apr)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(27 Apr)
Does My Soybean Crop Need Sulfur?
Daniel Kaiser, Univ. of Minnesota
(27 Apr)
Safely Handling Treated Seed
Liz Stahl, Univ. of Minnesota
(27 Apr)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(27 Apr)
It is Not Too Late to Sample Fields for Soybean Cyst Nematode
Don Hershman, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(27 Apr)
Corn Planting and Fluctuating Temperatures
Chad Lee, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(27 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Update on wheat freeze injury in Kansas
  • Herbicide carryover considerations when recropping damaged wheat
  • Options and management strategies for freeze-damaged wheat
  • Implications of delayed corn planting
  • Correlation of corn planting dates and yields in 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
(24 Apr)
How to Effectively use the Corn and Soybean Herbicide Chart
Travis Legleiter & Bill Johnson, Purdue Univ.
(24 Apr)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(24 Apr)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(24 Apr)
Armyworm & Cutworm Moth Flights Rather Ordinary
Doug Johnson, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(24 Apr)
Kentucky Pest News PDF
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Effectiveness Ratings for Corn Fungicides
  • It is Not Too Late to Sample fields for Soybean Cyst Nematode
(23 Apr)
Plentiful Winter and Spring Precipitation – Nitrogen Carryover Unlikely for Most of Indiana
Jim Camberato, Purdue Univ.
(23 Apr)
Spring Burndown Applications to Weeds and Cover Crops
Travis Legleiter & Bill Johnson, Purdue Univ.
(23 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Identifying Wheat Growth Stage for Early Management Decisions
  • Insecticide Seed Treatments on Field Crops
  • Concerns about Nitrogen Loss in Wheat
  • What’s Happening with the Weather
  • Burning Crop Debris is Legal, Isn’t It?
(20 Apr)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Black Cutworm Moths Blowing Into Indiana
  • Black Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • Alfalfa Weevil Starts to Emerge; Growers Need to Scout Fields
  • Spring Burndown Applications To Weeds and Cover Crops
  • The Planting Date Conundrum for Corn
(20 Apr)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(20 Apr)
Keep an Eye Out for Stripe Rust in Wheat
Don Hershman, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(20 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Wheat conditions in southwest and west central Kansas
  • Wheat streak mosaic causing problems in eastern and central Kansas
  • Sulfur deficiency in wheat
  • Managing freeze-damaged alfalfa
(20 Apr)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(20 Apr)
Factors affecting pyroxasulfone behavior in soil
Bob Hartzler, Iowa State Univ.
(20 Apr)
(Re) Learning to Accept Herbicide Injury to Crops
Bob Hartzler, Iowa State Univ.
(17 Apr)
The Planting Date Conundrum for Corn
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(16 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Scouting for Alfalfa Weevil
  • Mixing Corn Hybrids Within a Field to Increase Yield
  • Optimum Conditions for the “Cool” Pythium spp.
  • 2013 Soybean Planting Considerations
  • Weed Identification – Intro and Basics
(16 Apr)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management News
Univ. of Missouri
(16 Apr)
Kentucky Grain Crops Update
Univ. of Kentucky.
(16 Apr)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(15 Apr)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(15 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • First Thing We Do, Let’s Kill All The Pigweeds
  • 4R Nutrient Stewardship-Spring Placement
  • Getting Your Corn Crop Off to a Good Start in 2013
  • Applying Manure to Take Best Benefit of Available Nitrogen for Corn
(15 Apr)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(15 Apr)
How Much Starter Can I Use on My Corn?
Daniel Kaiser , Univ. of Minnesota
(15 Apr)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(15 Apr)
Wheat Fungicide Efficacy Chart
Chad Lee, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(15 Apr)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(15 Apr)
Early Season Corn Production Concerns
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(12 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Ice-coated wheat and symptoms of freeze damage
  • Freeze and ice effects on winter canola
(10 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Special Edition: Freeze Injury on Wheat
(10 Apr)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(9 Apr)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Aphids in Wheat
  • Black Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • Wheat Virus Diseases Prevalent in Indiana Fields
(9 Apr)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(9 Apr)
2013 Cash Rents on Professionally Managed Farmland in Illinois
Gary Schnitkey, Univ. of Illinois
(9 Apr)
Corn seeding rate among growers’ tough decisions
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(8 Apr)
Fusarium Head Blight Prediction Center and Assessment Tool Upgraded
Don Hershman, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(5 Apr)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Wheat Stand Assessment: I can tell you if it is alive...too early to say if it is dead!
  • Value of Residual Herbicide in Reduced Soybean Stands
  • Wheat Scouting and a little more about rusts
  • Disease Profile – Phytophthora Root and Stem Rot of Soybean
(5 Apr)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(5 Apr)
Refuge Requirements for Transgenic Insect Control Traits in Field Corn
Doug Johnson, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(5 Apr)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems for crop and grassland monitoring
  • Crop condition evaluation for scouting and variable rate technology
  • Spectral analysis for grassland evaluation
  • Remote sensing detection of algae blooms in ponds
(5 Apr)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(4 Apr)
Recent Price Changes Alter Relative Corn and Soybean Returns
Gary Schnitkey, Univ. of Illinois
(2 Apr)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(2 Apr)
Shifts in Planting Acres across States Largely Follow Previous Trends
Gary Schnitkey, Univ. of Illinois
(2 Apr)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • A Big Change is on the Way for the Second Week of April!
  • Videos of Slug Management on Soybean and Corn
  • Taking a Second Look at Planting Depths for Corn
  • There is Time for Final Checks While Waiting to Plant
  • Drought Tolerant Corn Hybrids
(1 Apr)
Spring Nitrogen Managment Options for Small Grains
Daniel Kaiser, Univ. of Minnesota
(1 Apr)
Soil Testing for K
Daniel Kaiser, Univ. of Minnesota
(1 Apr)
Another Surprising Corn Stocks Estimate
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
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