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2018 Bulletin: Setting the record straight on Tar Spot
Remember that game of telephone we played as kids?  One person says something in to the ear of another and after passing through 10 people or so the starting message,...

2018 Bulletin: Corn Hybrid Response to Tar Spot
Hybrid resistance is a key component for managing many plant pathogens.  To access a new sheet on hybrid response to tar spot in corn click the following link: Corn...

2018 Bulletin: Tar Spot in corn- requesting your help
Tar spot is a relatively new disease in corn.  It was first described in Illinois and Indiana in 2015, and was first located near DeKalb.  Tar spot has been detected...

2018 Bulletin: Spray Decisions for Frogeye Leaf Spot on Soybeans
Many people have asked about the need to make a fungicide application for frogeye leaf spot on soybeans this season.  I have posted a new article on the Illinois Field...

2018 Bulletin: Is the 2018 soybean crop as good as it looks?
If the appearance of the soybean crop going into late July predicts how it will yield, the 2018 crop in Illinois is going to be a high-yielding one. The crop...