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2018 Bulletin: Ewing Demonstration Center Celebrates 50 years of Continuous No-till Research at Agronomy Field Day on July 26
The University of Illinois Extension will host the Ewing Demonstration Center Agronomy Field Day on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 9 a.m.  Every growing season presents challenges to production, and...

2018 Bulletin: Tips on making fungicide application decisions in field crops
We are at that time in the season where many people will be making final decisions regarding fungicide applications in soybeans and corn.  I wrote an article with tips and...

2018 Bulletin: Soybean Cyst Nematode: Race Shifts and Grass Cover Crops as a Potential Alternative Control
Authors: Talon Becker and Nathan Kleczewski Among the various soybean pests, Heterodera glycines Ichinohe, known by most as soybean cyst nematode (SCN), continues to be a persistent cause of yield loss...

2018 Bulletin: Diagnosing disease related issues in the field
Well, it is that time of year where we start to see issues developing in the field.  Questions such as, "What happened?"  and  "Why me?" will become more common.  The...

2018 Bulletin: Update on wheat in Illinois
This past week we spent a few days surveying wheat fields throughout the state in order to see how the crop is progressing as well as better understand what disease...