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Bacterial Stalk Rot on Sweet Corn

With the recent stretch of hot, dry weather, many producers have begun to irrigate their sweet corn.  Consequently, there have been reports of bacterial stalk rot in some areas where surface water or ponds have been used as water sources.  Bacterial stalk rot,…


Sudden Death Syndrome vs compaction and nutrient issues in soybeans

We have seen soybeans that are exhibiting  foliar symptoms that could be concerning to some people.  Unfortunately, Sudden death syndrome (SDS) has been claimed to be the culprit for these issues when in all likelihood it is not.  What might you see out…