Control crop health in your crops (Northwest Indiana)

Brown spot, frogeye leaf spot and soybean white mold are all concerns for growers in my area this season. In today’s report, I’ll discuss how to control these diseases and what to be looking for as you are scouting your fields.

Seth Little

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Aproach® fungicide
DuPont™ Aproach® Prima fungicide

Cool and wet weather conditions just won’t quit (West Central Indiana)

As cool and wet weather is becoming the norm in my territory, I’m encouraging growers to protect their crops from disease pressure by applying a fungicide this growing season. I’ll discuss more and provide recommendations in today’s report.

Don Matthes

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Aproach® fungicide
DuPont™ Aproach® Prima fungicide

Wet, cool weather persisting across area (Northeast Indiana)

Due to wet and cool conditions in the area, both corn and soybean fields are at risk of developing foliar diseaseses. As of June 25, Northern corn leaf blight had already been detected in area fields. I’ll discuss more in today’s report.

Brian Mitchem

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Aproach® fungicide
DuPont™ Aproach® Prima fungicide

Tips for postemergence herbicide applications (Northwest Indiana)

Many growers might need to rethink their postemergence herbicide applications thanks to the recent weather conditions. In today’s report, I’ll discuss pot emergence application tips including following the label and ariel application options.

Seth Little

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Cinch® herbicide

Weather perfect for disease to thrive (Southeast Indiana)

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Last year, Northern corn leaf blight was present in Henry County, Indiana on April 9, 2014.

Foliar diseases including gray leaf spot and Northern corn leaf blight are experiencing the perfect weather conditions to develop and thrive in our area. I’ll discuss what to look for when scouting your fields for these diseases and more in today’s report.

Kyle Draper

Agronomic recommendations referenced in this post include:
DuPont™ Aproach® Prima fungicide