Iowa Field Reports: Corn Rootworms, Spider Mites, and Soybean Gall Midge Aug 5, 2021

    🕔Aug 5, 2021
    Corn rootworms, spider mites, soybean gall midge, and the hot and dry conditions were common questions or issues received or observed by ISU Extension and Outreach field agronomists this past […]

    Minnesota: Be on Lookout for Soybean Gall Midge, Spider Mites, Corn Rootworm – Podcast Aug 19, 2020

    🕔Aug 19, 2020
    In this week’s podcast, we feature Bruce Potter, University of Minnesota Extension IPM Specialist based out of the Southwest Research and Outreach Center in Lamberton, MN. Potter discussed insect pests he […]

    Iowa, Minnesota Webinar Series – Essential Row Crop Management for Summer 2020 – July 14 Jul 2, 2020

    🕔Jul 2, 2020
    University of Minnesota Extension and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach are collaborating to provide another series of short, timely, and topic-specific webinars for farmers, ag professionals, Extension personnel and […]

    Michigan: How Will Wet Spring Impact Insect Pests? Jun 20, 2019

    🕔Jun 20, 2019
    I have been getting many questions (and theories) about the how the wet spring will impact insects. My thoughts are below, divided by insect. First, a plug for the upcoming […]

    Bt Corn: Single Toxin Varieties Withdrawing from Market Nov 15, 2018

    🕔Nov 15, 2018
    Dr. Chris DiFonzo, Entomologist at Michigan State University and author of the Handy Bt Trait Table, and I got a note from a corn seed dealer a couple of weeks […]

    Illinois: Western Corn Rootworm – Adult Sampling and Economic Thresholds May 31, 2018

    🕔May 31, 2018
    Based on degree day accumulations, western corn rootworm egg hatch should be underway in much of Illinois (roughly south of Peoria as of May 29; you can view your specific […]

    Texas: 4 Panhandle Crop Production Clinics, Jan. 8-12 Dec 18, 2017

    🕔Dec 18, 2017
    Four Texas Panhandle Crop Production Clinics will be presented Jan. 8-12 by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, DuPont Pioneer and North Plains Groundwater Conservation District. The meetings will be […]

    Kansas Corn: Diagnosing Early-Season Growth Problems Jun 5, 2017

    🕔Jun 5, 2017
    Getting a good stand of corn, with vigorous early-season growth, is the first step in getting good yields. When adverse conditions, such as a hard rain or unusually cool weather, […]

    Kansas Corn, Alfalfa: Watch Out For Insect Mix Jul 6, 2016

    🕔Jul 6, 2016
    As corn and alfalfa crops continue to grow, K-State Research and Extension crop specialists are observing different pests currently in Kansas. Challenges impacting the crops include potato leafhoppers, green cloverworms, […]

    Flint on Crops: Scout Corn for Pests, Other Problems Apr 11, 2016

    🕔Apr 11, 2016
    We are finally beginning to see fields with good stands of corn where farmers have either gotten lucky or have access to some source of intelligence that is not available […]


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