IC-494(10) -- May 16, 2005

Insects and Mites
Cutting dates are coming right up.
Plant Diseases
Includes maps of potential deposition areas.
Plant Diseases
A closeup view of ISU's Plant Disease Clinic.
Crop Production
Lower yields vs. higher feeding value.
Degree Days
For alfalfa weevil, black cutworm, and other pest predictions.
Weed Management
Includes handy table of soil-applied herbicides postemergence.
Weed Management
Timely application is critical to protect corn yields.
Announcements
Join us on June 22 or June 24 in Ford Dodge!
Announcements
Your chance for input into problem of high nitrate and bacteria levels.
Insects and Mites
Giant ragweed is a favorite host for stalk borers.
Updated 05/27/2005 - 1:55pm

Change in yield and quality of alfalfa

Lower yields vs. higher feeding value.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

Black cutworms, dingy cutworms, and predicted cutting dates

Cutting dates are coming right up.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

Cool days set to moderate

For alfalfa weevil, black cutworm, and other pest predictions.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

Delayed soil-applied corn herbicide options

Includes handy table of soil-applied herbicides postemergence.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

Soybean rust weekly outlook: May 15, 2005

Includes maps of potential deposition areas.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

Team investigates plant problems

A closeup view of ISU's Plant Disease Clinic.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

Importance of timely scouting for weeds

Timely application is critical to protect corn yields.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

Stalk borers love giant ragweed -- and corn

Giant ragweed is a favorite host for stalk borers.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

DNR requesting input from ag producers on water quality plans

Your chance for input into problem of high nitrate and bacteria levels.
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

RUSLE2 and P Index Workshopts

Join us on June 22 or June 24 in Ford Dodge!
Updated 05/15/2005 - 1:00pm

Cold, then warm equals average

For alfalfa weevil, black cutworm, and other pest predictions.
Updated 05/08/2005 - 1:00pm

Herbicide drift versus cold temperature injury

What damaged my shrub?
Updated 05/08/2005 - 1:00pm

Freezing crops and freezing soil

Survival may be affected by tillage practice.
Updated 05/08/2005 - 1:00pm

Soybean rust weekly outlook: May 8, 2005

Disease spotted in Georgia.
Updated 05/08/2005 - 1:00pm

Seed treatments may not stop cutworms

Preliminary research results are presented.
Updated 05/08/2005 - 1:00pm

After-freeze update on sentinel plots

Some plots replanted after freeze.
Updated 05/08/2005 - 1:00pm

Soil moisture conditions -- consideration for soil compaction

How to minimize compaction in your fields.
Updated 05/08/2005 - 1:00pm

Frost/freeze on alfalfa

What happens to alfalfa at cold temperatures?
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

Cool temperatures favor corn seedling diseases

Watch for seed rot and seedling blight.
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

April runs hot and cold

The latest degree-day information.
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

Frost-damaged corn

What does cool weather mean for the corn crop?
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

Herbicides and cold weather

Potential for reduced herbicide performance.
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

Bean leaf beetle and bean pod mottle virus management: An integrated approach

A helpful decision guide.
Updated 03/26/2007 - 12:52pm

Three new products receive Section 18 labels for Asian soybean rust management

New options for growers.
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

Progress in soybean rust sentinel plots

Map shows where plots are in Iowa.
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

How to reduce potential soil erosion early in the spring

Strategies for keeping your topsoil.
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

Soybean rust update - May 2, 2005

The latest on the rust situation.
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

Should I hold back on planting soybean?

Evaluate risk prior to planting.
Updated 05/01/2005 - 1:00pm

Bean leaf beetles: Numbers low but survival high

Includes historic population graph.
Updated 11/10/2006 - 11:47am