Read article: Corn tar spot disease monitoring in Illinois
Corn tar spot disease monitoring in Illinois
Tar spot on corn is here to stay in Illinois. Given that the pathogen that causes tar spot on corn can overwinter in infected residue, once the...
Read article: You don’t know what you have till it’s gone
You don’t know what you have till it’s gone
To many, science can seem like magic. Abracadabra and *whoosh* something appears seemingly out of thin air. However mystical and misunderstood...
Read article: Soybean Disease Management: Back to Basics
Soybean Disease Management: Back to Basics
It’s never too early to think about plant diseases! There are few sure things in this great wide world of ours. The sun rises in the east...
Read article: Noticing Yellow Soybeans
Noticing Yellow Soybeans
We’re at a point in the growing season where it is still a little early for soybeans to start senescing and turn yellow (dependent on maturity group...
Read article: Sick plants? No problem! UIUC Plant Clinic still open!
Sick plants? No problem! UIUC Plant Clinic still open!
It is no secret that things are... not normal right now in the world. It is also no secret that the agricultural clock does not stop because of a...
Read article: Opportunities for on-farm research in 2020 with University of Illinois
Opportunities for on-farm research in 2020 with University of Illinois
Planting season is right around the corner! With any hope, things will go much smoother this year than last year (although that's not a very high bar...