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Crop Minute - Scouting Corn Fields

In the July 18, 2011  crop minute, Alison Robertson, ISU Extension plant pathologist, tells producers to begin scouting corn as tasseling and silking starts. She says to target scouting to fields with leaf diseases, low-laying fields and to fields planted with hybrids having a greater susceptibility to leaf diseases. She also gives advice on when to make fungicide applications.

 


This article was published originally on 7/20/2011 The information contained within the article may or may not be up to date depending on when you are accessing the information.


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