August 2014


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(29 Aug)
A Few Things to Do Before Corn Harvest
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(29 Aug)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Western Bean Cutworm Moth Flight Lower This Year
  • 2014 Corn Earworm Trap Report
  • Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus
  • VIDEO: Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus
  • Flood or Ponding Damage to Corn Late in the Growing Season
  • WEBINAR: Stored Grain Integrated Pests Management in the North Central United States
(29 Aug)
South Dakota Pest & Crop Newsletter
South Dakota State Univ.
  • Identifying Late-Season Soybean Diseases: What is killing your soybean plants?
  • Your Wheat Had Ergot, So What About Next Year?
  • New SDSU Extension Agronomy Field Specialist in Watertown
  • September Climate Outlook
  • Webinar: Stored Grain Integrated Pest Management in North Central US
  • Improving Range & Pasture Production: Consider a Fall pasture weed inventory
  • Lygus Bugs in Seed Alfalfa
(29 Aug)
Purdue corn specialist: Crop progressing ahead of 2009’s
Purdue/Ohio St. AgAnswers.
(29 Aug)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(29 Aug)
Poor or No Soybean Nodules in Many Fields
Chad Lee, Univ of Kentucky
(29 Aug)
May Not Be A Problem, But Trapping Large Numbers of Stink bugs!
Doug Johnson, Univ of Kentucky
(29 Aug)
Destructive diseases of soybean – sudden death syndrome and white mold
Carl Bradley, Univ of Illinois
(26 Aug)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Best Management Practices To Keep Phosphorus On The Field
  • Select A Lime Source Based On Enp
  • Corn Silage Harvest Timing
  • Cover Crops Planted After Corn Silage
  • September Training For New Agricultural Fertilizer Applicator Certification Program
  • PAT Credits Offered At Ag Equipment Field Day
(25 Aug)
August 25 Looking for a Corn Consumption Response
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(24 Aug)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Soybean Aphid Update Aphids in Corn
  • 2014 Corn Earworm Trap Report
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • Goss's Bacterial Wilt and Leaf Blight in Corn
  • VIDEO: Goss's Bacterial Wilt in Corn
  • Sudden Death Syndrome and Brown Stem Rot in Soybeans
  • VIDEO: Soybean Disease: Sudden Death Syndrome
  • VIDEO: Studying Sudden Death Syndrome Management on Soybean
  • Estimating Soybean Yields
  • VIDEO: Estimating Soybean Yield - Simplified
  • Temperature Effects for Soybean Reproduction
(24 Aug)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(24 Aug)
Soybean aphid populations increasing in some previously treated fields
Robert Koch, Univ. of Minnesota
(24 Aug)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(24 Aug)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Volunteer wheat control: Protecting the state's wheat crop
  • Kansas Mesonet in Agronomy Department: Near real-time weather data for Kansas
  • Some basic points on using anhydrous ammonia for wheat production
  • Late-season purpling in corn
  • Cereal rye cover crops prior to corn: Are there issues?
  • Start scouting now for sorghum headworms
  • South Central Kansas Experiment Field Fall Field Day, August 26
  • K-State Agricultural Research Center-Hays Fall Field Day, August 27
  • Southwest Research-Extension Center Cropping Systems Field Day, Aug. 28
(22 Aug)
Flood or Ponding Damage to Corn Late in the Growing Season
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
(22 Aug)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Agronomy/Soils Field Day on August 27th
  • New video – How to scout for corn rootworm beetles
  • Soil Sampling Season Just Around the Corner
(22 Aug)
South Dakota Pest & Crop Newsletter
South Dakota State Univ.
  • Cleaning Ergot From Wheat
  • Sunflower Moths Are Flying In Mid-season
  • Corn Nitrogen Deficiency Symptoms
  • What Are Those Small Brown Things Sticking Out of Sunflower Heads?
  • Planning Fungicide Seed Treatment for Winter Wheat
  • Soil Health Field Days Scheduled for September
  • Soybean Aphid Update Total Tillage Solutions Field Day
(22 Aug)
Drones on the farm: What are the laws?
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(22 Aug)
Purdue research: Cover crops make stover more sustainable, profitable
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(22 Aug)
Shelling Corn Early? Watch That Moisture!
Doug Johnson, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(22 Aug)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(22 Aug)
Preliminary Corn Rootworm Injury Evaluation Results from Illinois’ Trials, 2014
Michael Gray, Univ of Illinois
(20 Aug)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(19 Aug)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • White Mold Or Sclerotinia Stem Rot Is Here
  • Soybean Aphid Update For 2014
  • Warmer Weather Ahead
  • Blue Mold In Tobacco
(18 Aug)
Did We Miss the Boat on Corn Plant Population in 2014?
Emerson Nafziger, Univ of Illinois
(16 Aug)
Goss's Wilt Confirmed for First Time in 2014 in Wisconsin
Damon Smith, Univ of Wisconsin
(16 Aug)
South Dakota Pest & Crop Newsletter
South Dakota State Univ.
  • Scout Late-Planted Crops for Insect Activity
  • Phytophthora Root & Stem Rot Spotted in SD Soybean Fields
  • Yellow Soybeans
  • Winter Wheat Meeting: Draper, SD
(16 Aug)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • New Inzen-Z grain sorghum hybrids
  • Estimating soybean yield potential: There is a Web-based App for this also!
  • Winter canola fall management practices
  • North Central Kansas Experiment Fields fall field day, August 19
  • East Central Experiment Field fall field day, August 20
  • Dryland Ag Day, Southwest Research-Extension Center, Tribune, August 21
  • South Central Kansas Experiment Field Fall Field Day, August 26
  • K-State Agricultural Research Center-Hays Fall Field Day, August 27
  • Comparative Vegetation Condition Report: July 29 - August 11
(12 Aug)
Abundant corn, soybean crops expected again in Indiana, nation
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(12 Aug)
Be on the Lookout for Brown Stem Rot in Soybean
Daren Mueller, Adam Sisson, & Tristan Mueller; Iowa State Univ.
(11 Aug)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Watch For Stink Bugs In Soybeans
  • Do You Know Your Stem Rots?
  • Preplan For A Quality Soil Test Result
  • New Version Of OSU TriState Recommendation Spreadsheet
  • Perennial Forage Establishment In August
  • Farm Science Review CCA College
(11 Aug)
Prospects for Corn Consumption
Darrel Good, Univ. of Illinois
(10 Aug)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(10 Aug)
Watch for Mites in this Dry Weather!
Doug Johnson, Grain Crops Update, Univ of Kentucky
(10 Aug)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Fall planting of tall fescue pastures
  • Fall planting of smooth brome pastures
  • Preemergence herbicide use on wheat
  • 2014 Forecasted corn yield potential for Kansas: Model projections on August 1
  • Test wheat seed germination if harvest aid herbicides were used
(8 Aug)
Tassel-ears in Corn
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
Another oldie, but goodie.
(8 Aug)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • Insects, the Least of Corn and Soybean Crop Concerns
  • 2014 Corn Earworm Trap Report
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • Grain Fill Stages in Corn
  • Estimating Corn Grain Yield Prior to Harvest
(8 Aug)
South Dakota Pest & Crop Newsletter
South Dakota State Univ.
  • Red and Gray Sunflower Seed Weevils
  • Updates on Corn Rootworm and a Stink Bug Alert for Corn
  • Soybean Aphid Scouting and Management
  • Scout for the Soybean Cyst Nematode
  • August Temperatures Forecast to Remain Below Average
  • Tarnished Plant Bug (Lygus bug) in Sunflowers in Central South Dakota
  • Harvest Aid Weed Control in Small Grain
(7 Aug)
Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter
Univ. of Wisconsin
  • Alfalfa Mosaic Virus on Soybean in Wisconsin
  • Updating base acres and payment yields under the new Farm Bill
  • Farm Bill in Action: New Type of Crop Insurance Policy for Winter Wheat Available
  • Advanced Cropping Technologies Field Day
(7 Aug)
Michigan Extension Field Crops News
Michigan State Univ.
(7 Aug)
Iowa Integrated Crop Management Newsletter
Iowa State Univ.
(6 Aug)
Purdue Agronomy Field Day
Purdue/Ohio State AgAnswers
(5 Aug)
Penn State Field Crop News
Penn. State Univ.
(5 Aug)
Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter
The Ohio State Univ.
  • Has Cool Weather Hurt Corn Yield Potential?
  • August Weather Forecast
  • When Will Western Bean Cutworm Flight Be Over?
  • 2014 Ohio Wheat Performance Results Available
  • Corn Ear Rots: How To Tell Them Apart And Know The Risk
  • Hail Damage To Late Planted Corn
  • Hail Damage To Soybean
  • SW OH Corn Growers & Fayette Co. Agronomy Committee Field Day
  • Soybean Disease & Insect Field Night
  • Unwanted Pesticide Collection Dates And Locations
(4 Aug)
Grain Fill Stages in Corn
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
Another oldie, but goodie.
(4 Aug)
Estimating Corn Grain Yield Prior to Harvest
RL (Bob) Nielsen, Purdue Univ.
An oldie, but goodie.
(4 Aug)
Missouri Integrated Pest & Crop Management News
Univ. of Missouri
(3 Aug)
Soybean aphid populations are building; you should be scouting your fields
Robert Koch, Univ. of Minnesota
(1 Aug)
Kansas Agronomy E-update
Kansas State Univ.
  • Methods for estimating corn yield potential at this time of year
  • Correlation of soil test nitrate level, N rates, and wheat yields
  • Fall planting of alfalfa
  • Canola School scheduled for Aug. 7 in Sedgwick County
  • Southwest Research-Extension Center Cropping Systems Field Day, Aug. 28
(1 Aug)
Nebraska Crop Watch Newsletter
Univ. of Nebraska.
(1 Aug)
South Dakota Pest & Crop Newsletter
South Dakota State Univ.
  • Cool Temperatures and Corn Yield
  • Watch Out for Banded Sunflower Moths
  • Summer Corn Rootworm Activity Underwhelming: Lagging emergence & little root damage so far
  • More Perennial Sowthistle Showing Up This Year
  • Flea beetles in corn
(1 Aug)
Purdue Pest & Crop Newsletter
Purdue Univ.
  • New Webcasts Save Time, Money, and Pesticide During Soybean Aphid Season
  • 2014 Corn Earworm Trap Report
  • Western Bean Cutworm Adult Pheromone Trap Report
  • Late Season Herbicide Applications May be Ineffective
  • Answers to Common Questions about Irrigating Soybeans
  • Now is the Time for Irrigation
 
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