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Issue 183: September 7, 2017 

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"From the Network" News

New Fungicide, Biocontrol, and Nematicide Trials Published in PDMR
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"Focus on" Webcasts


Plant Parasitic Nematodes Management Options in Cotton Production 
- Kathy S. Lawrence, Auburn University

New 2017 Ginner’s School Talk:
RFID Module Tracking: Setting up Your John Deere Green Star Monitor – Rich Lindsey, Cherokee Gin & Cotton Company


Enlarged Lenticels 
- Andy Robinson, North Dakota State University, University of Minnesota

Stubby-Root Nematodes and Corky Ring Spot of Potato 
- George W. Bird, Michigan State University


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PMN Crop News


Nitrogen Considerations With Dry Conditions in 2017 - Iowa State University

How Drought Affects Soil Health - Iowa State University

Scientists Compare Soil Microbes in No-Till, Conventional Tilling Systems of Pacific Northwest Farms - The American Phytopathological Society

Soybean Harvest Aids and Other Late Season Management Considerations - Mississippi State University

How to Grow Yellow Papaya Variety Sinta F1 - East-West Seed

Georgia Corn Yields Expected to Be Higher in Dryland Fields, Lower in Irrigated Fields - University of Georgia

Crop Varieties

New Year, New Profit Potential: Credenz Soybeans Launch New Varieties for 2018 - Bayer CropScience

Maturity Group Musings: Top 10 Facts You Should Know About Soybean Maturities - Illinois Soybean Association

Forage and Rangeland Management

Stockpiling Fescue Way for Extending Grazing Season - University of Arkansas

Insect Pests / Entomology

Hessian Fly Management in Iowa - Iowa State University

Cotton Growers Enjoy Life After Boll Weevils - Mississippi State University

2017 Aphid Watch - Illinois Soybean Association

Redbanded Stinkbugs Threaten State's Maturing Soybean Crop - Mississippi State University


Spectroscopy: Simple Solution for Soil Sample - American Society of Agronomy

Leaf Sensors Can Tell Farmers When Crops Need to Be Watered - Penn State University

Combine Settings for Variable Crop Conditions - Iowa State University

Biochar Shows Benefits as Manure Lagoon Cover - American Society of Agronomy

Dow Agrosciences and Arcadia Biosciences Developing, Commercializing Improved Wheat Quality Trait - Dow AgroSciences

New Products and Registrations

BASF Gains Momentum for Worldwide Registration of Revysol Fungicide - BASF Crop Protection

Plant Disease

Small Molecule Could Play Role in Food Security - The University of Arizona

New Book Synthesizes Transdisciplinary Research on Pollen, Spore Dispersal - The American Phytopathological Society

New and Novel Technologies Successfully Demonstrated in Soilborne Disease Study - The American Phytopathological Society

Weed Management

Controlling Resistant Weeds Requires a Heavy Hitting Herbicide - Bayer CropScience

Make Sure Your Seed Mix is Tested for the Nation’s Most Troublesome Weed - Weed Science Society of America

How Will Soybeans With Dicamba Drift or Contamination Impact Yields - South Dakota State University

Dicamba Complaints Slowly Filtering In - The Ohio State University 

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Featured Journal Articles

Plant Health Progress


Three Pythium Species Isolated From Severely Stunted Wheat During an Outbreak in North Carolina

Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management


Irrigation Water Management Practices that Reduce Water Requirements for Mid-South Furrow-Irrigated Soybean

Sensor-based Nitrogen Fertilization for Midseason Rice Production in Southeast Missouri

Surge Irrigation Reduces Irrigation Requirements for Soybean on Smectitic Clay-Textured Soils

Long-term Management of Palmer Amaranth with Herbicides and Cultural Practices in Cotton

Effect of Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Clavicipitaceae) and Fungicide Applications on Megacopta cribraria (Hemiptera: Plataspidae) in Soybean

Associations among U.S. Locations for Orchardgrass Production

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Last Month's Most Popular Journal Articles

Plant Health Progress: Increase in Soybean Cyst Nematode Virulence and Reproduction on Resistant Soybean Varieties in Iowa From 2001 to 2015 and the Effects on Soybean Yields (OPEN ACCESS)

Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management
Assessment of Double-Crop and Relay-Intercropping Systems of Peanut with Soft Red Winter Wheat and Residual Herbicides 

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