August 2013


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(31 Aug)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Late Planted Drought Stricken Soybean as a Forage?...Check the Label First
  • A Guide to Making Soybean Silage
  • Video on Late Season Drought Stress in Soybean
  • Late Season Soybean Disease Update
  • Video: White Mold in Soybean
(31 Aug)
Late Planted Drought Stricken Soybean as a Forage?...Check the Label First
Shawn Conley, Univ of Wisconsin
(31 Aug)
South Dakota Pest & Crop Newsletter
South Dakota State Univ.
(31 Aug)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(31 Aug)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(31 Aug)
GMOs and Mycotoxins
Paul Vincelli, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(31 Aug)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Wheat seeding tips for good stand establishment
  • Recommended wheat seeding rates for Kansas
  • Fungicide seed treatments for wheat
  • Planting oats and turnips to extend the grazing season
  • What percentage of wheat aphids carry the Barley Yellow Dwarf virus?
(31 Aug)
The Evolution of Price Expectations for Corn and Soybeans in 2013
Bruce Sherrick, Univ of Illinois
(31 Aug)
USDA Corn and Soybean Production Forecasting Procedures Revisited With a Focus on Derived Ear Weights
Darrel Good & Scott Irwin, Univ of Illinois
(27 Aug)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(27 Aug)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Questions about SDS
  • Treating aphids at the R5-R6 transition
  • Estimating Soybean Yield
  • Scout new CREP areas now for Palmer amaranth
  • Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
  • Weather Outlook: Mostly warmer and drier
  • Modified Rely Intercropping Soybeans into Wheat Field Day
  • Organic and Sustainable Agriculture Field Day
  • PAT Credits offered at Independent Ag Equipment Field Day
  • 2013 Soybean Disease and Pest Twilight Meeting
(27 Aug)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management News
Univ. of Missouri
(27 Aug)
New Kudzu Bug Find in Tennessee County Directly Bordering Kentucky
Doug Johnson, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(27 Aug)
Reasons to scout corn for stalk strength
Paul Vincelli, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(27 Aug)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(27 Aug)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(26 Aug)
Stress During Grain Fill: A Harbinger of Stalk Health Problems
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(26 Aug)
Effects of Stress During Grain Filling in Corn
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(26 Aug)
Revised Update on Sudden Death Syndrome
Don Hershman, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(25 Aug)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(23 Aug)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Spider Mites Appearing in Dry Soybean Fields
  • 2013 Corn Earworm Trap Report
  • Black Light Trap Catch Report
  • Are Late-planted Soybeans at Risk for Soybean Rust?
  • Grain Fill Stages in Corn
(23 Aug)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Starter fertilizers and early-season nitrogen for wheat
  • Winter canola fall management practices
  • Estimating soybean yields
  • Update on GDU's for grain sorghum
  • South Central Kansas Experiment Field Fall Field Day, August 27
  • Southwest Research-Extension Center at Garden City Fall Field Day, August 29
  • Agricultural Research Center - Hays Fall Field Day, September 4
(23 Aug)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Top 7 Recommendations for Winter Wheat Establishment
(23 Aug)
Heavy Ears and Shallow Roots at Corn Harvest
Chad Lee, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(23 Aug)
Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome Showing Up
Don Hershman, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(20 Aug)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(20 Aug)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • What Soybean Diseases to Scout for Next
  • Corn Growth and Yield Potential: Impact of Recent Cool Weather
  • Weather Outlook: Drier and Warmer
  • Soybean Reproductive Stages
  • Late Season Soybean Insects
  • Changes to Insecticide Labels Coming Related to Bees
  • Keep Scab Resistance at the Top of Your List as You Select Wheat Varieties This Fall
(20 Aug)
Hedging the 2013 Corn and Soybean Crop Given Crop Insurance
Gary Schnitkey, Univ. of Illinois
(20 Aug)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(20 Aug)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(20 Aug)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • GMOs and Corn Mycotoxins
  • Watch for Soybean Aphids
  • Watch For Worms In Grain Sorghum Heads
(19 Aug)
Kentucky Soybean Rust Update
Don Hershman, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(19 Aug)
Watch for Soybean Aphids
Doug Johnson, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(19 Aug)
A Large Number of Late Season Corn Market Factors
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(17 Aug)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(16 Aug)
Grain Fill Stages in Corn
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(16 Aug)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Insect Pest Update: Mostly Good, Some Surprises
  • 2013 Corn Earworm Trap Report
  • Black Light Trap Catch Report
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • Unseasonably Cool Weather: Good or Bad for Corn During Grain Fill?
(15 Aug)
Unseasonably Cool Weather: Good or Bad for Corn During Grain Fill?
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(15 Aug)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • New Android app, Crop Calculators for Corn
  • 2013 Wisconsin Winter Wheat Performance Test Results
  • Assessing Hail Damage in Corn
  • Is that Soybean Mosaic Virus or Herbicide Injury?
(15 Aug)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Soybean Aphid Update
  • Stink Bugs on Soybeans
  • Assessing the 2013 Corn Crop : The Ohio's Country Journal Crop Tour, August 7-8, 2013
  • Wheat Performance Results for 15-Inch Row Spacing Available Online
(15 Aug)
Armyworms are sneaky so watch your fields!
Doug Johnson & Will Stallard, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(15 Aug)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(13 Aug)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Armyworms Are Sneaky, So Watch Your Corn!
(13 Aug)
Expect a Later, Wetter Grain Harvest, Get the Driers Ready
Chad Lee, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(13 Aug)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(12 Aug)
Corn and Soybean Production Forecasts Smaller Than Expected
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(9 Aug)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Sudden Death Syndrome and Brown Stem Rot in Soybean
  • Foliar Disease Update for Soybean
  • Corn Earworm Trap Report
  • Black Light Trap Catch Report
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • Tassel-ears in Corn
(9 Aug)
Assessing Hail Damage in Corn
Joe Lauer, Univ of Wisconsin
(9 Aug)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Have these Recent Cool Temperatures Impacted my 2013 Soybean Crop…In Short Not Yet
  • Corn Production in the Northern Corn Belt: The Tillage X Rotation Interaction
  • Will Corn Mature Before Frost?
  • Predicting Maturity Date of Late-Planted and Uneven Corn
(9 Aug)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(9 Aug)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Southern rust in corn
  • Volunteer wheat control: Must be done to protect state's wheat crop
  • Abnormal ears in corn
  • Fall planting of tall fescue pastures
  • Fall planting of smooth brome pastures
  • Agronomy Field Day, August 16
(9 Aug)
Diseases Developing in Minnesota's Corn and Soybean Fields in Early August
Dean Malvick, Univ. of Minnesota
(8 Aug)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(7 Aug)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(7 Aug)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(6 Aug)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • How Late is too Late to Apply Foliar Fungicide in Corn?
  • Bean Leaf Beetle Pod Feeding
  • Estimating Corn Yields Prior to Harvest
  • Foliar diseases are common this year
  • 2013 Ohio Wheat Performance Results Available
(6 Aug)
Kentucky Pest News
Univ. of Kentucky.
  • Brown Marmorated Gaining Momentum
  • Detection of Southern Rust in Kentucky Corn
  • Kudzu Bug Moves Into Central and Western Tennessee
  • Frogeye Leaf Spot at Epidemic Levels in Some Fields
(5 Aug)
Kudzu Bug Moves Into Central and West Tennessee
Doug Johnson, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(5 Aug)
Short Corn Crop, Long Price Tail — Are We There Yet?
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(2 Aug)
Tassel-ears in Corn
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(2 Aug)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Gramoxone (paraquat) drift on corn
  • Control weeds in wheat stubble before they set seed
  • Volunteer wheat emerging rapidly where it has rained
  • Estimating corn yield potential
  • Check terraces now for needed repairs and maintenance
  • New K-State video on terrace maintenance
(2 Aug)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Soybean Aphid Activity Picking Up 2013
  • Corn Earworm Trap Report
  • Black Light Trap Catch Report
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • When Will My Corn Crop Mature?
(2 Aug)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin Crop Diagnostic Training Center, Aug 9
  • Field Crops Fungicide Information Webpage
  • Disease Profile: Ergot
(2 Aug)
South Dakota Pest & Crop Newsletter
South Dakota State Univ.
(2 Aug)
the Bulletin:
Pest mgmt & crop developmt information for Illinois
Univ. of Illinois
(2 Aug)
Frogeye Leaf Spot of Soybean Active
Don Hershman, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(2 Aug)
Be Aware of Potential Carryover Concerns when Using Ditch Hay
Lizabeth Stahl, Univ. of Minnesota
(1 Aug)
When Will My Corn Crop Mature?
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
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