Agronomy eUpdate July 1st, 2021

Issue 862

Status of disease pressure in corn - June 25, 2021

This article provides an update on the status southern rust and common rust on corn in Kansas as of June 25, 2021. Also discussed is an unusual symptom showing up in select northeast Kansas field called lesion mimic.

corn southern rust common rust foliar diseases 

Fungicide considerations for corn diseases: Scouting is key

Corn producers in Kansas should be scouting fields and assessing the need for a foliar fungicide application. Different diseases are discussed in this article with management recommendations.

corn fungicide foliar fungicides foliar diseases