PMN Welcomes New Industry Partner
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Second PDMR Submission Period Ends on May 15
The close date for our second submission period for Plant Disease Management Reports (PDMR), Volume 11 is right around the corner. View PDMR’s author guidelines, and submit your reports today!
New Open-access Article Discusses Climate Effects on Vectors, Disease Spread
View this transdisciplinary article from APS’s new Phytobiomes journal, titled “Conflicting Effects of Climate and Vector Behavior on the Spread of a Plant Pathogen” by Drs. Matthew P. Daugherty, Adam R. Zeilinger, and Rodrigo P. P. Almeida.
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Leave the Tilling to Mother Nature - The Ohio State University
Planter Performance - Penn State University
A Better Way to Manage Phosphorus? - American Society of Agronomy
Cover Crops Reduce Loss of Nitrogen and Phosphorus to Waterways - Iowa State University
Six Tips for Early Planting Soybeans - Illinois Soybean Association
Cover, Crimp, Cultivate? - American Society of Agronomy
“Poor Farmer’s Hybrid” Makes Guatemalan Tomato Farmers Smile Again - East-West Seed
Reducing the Risk of Bitter Pit in Honeycrisp Apples - Agro-K
Insect Pests / Entomology
Watch Out for the Pecan Nut Casebearer - The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation
Scouting for Pests in Iowa Cover Crops - Iowa State University
What’s the Right Recipe to Coat Naked Soybeans? - Illinois Soybean Association
UGA Peanut Entomologist Mark Abney Advises Farmers to Monitor Thrips Activity - University of Georgia
New Altus Insecticide Provides Application Timing Flexibility to Growers Before, During and After Bloom - Bayer CropScience
Managing Weeds, Insects and Diseases Focus of ISU Extension and Outreach - Iowa State University
Calibrate Your Sprayer to Save Money on Pesticides - The Ohio State University
Five Steps for Stewardship of Treated Seed - American Seed Trade Association
Monsanto’s NemaStrike Technology Approved By EPA - Monsanto Company
Know What SCN is Lurking Below Your Soybeans? - Illinois Soybean Association
Don’t Let Your Small Grains and Forages Catch You By Surprise—Scout Now! - Penn State University
Basic Microbiology Research Study Unexpectedly Uncovers Practical Findings for Corn Growers - The American Phytopathological Society
Keep an Eye on Stored Grain This Planting Season - Iowa State University
Update on Palmer Amaranth in Conservation Plantings - Iowa State University
Musk Thistles May Be a Blooming Weed Problem for Some Oklahoma Pastures - Oklahoma State University
Manage Horseweed/Marestail Before You Plant Soybeans - Penn State University
Two New Mechanisms for Herbicide Resistance Found in Palmer - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Corvus and Balance Flexx Available for Expanded Use in Minnesota - Bayer CropScience