Photo by: University of Illinois Glufosinate resistant palmer amaranth has been found in the Missouri bootheel. University of Missouri Integrated Pest Management Coordinator Mandy Bish tells Brownfield the discovery is frustrating, but not surprising. “We have a limited number of post-emergent herbicide options for control of... Read More.
A sighting of spotted lanternflies has been confirmed in Iowa. The Iowa Department of Agriculture says the insect was found in Dallas County earlier this month. The agency says it could have serious impacts on the grape, orchard, nursery, and logging industries. The spotted lanternfly... Read More.
The corn disease tar spot has been confirmed in central Iowa. Iowa State University Extension plant pathologist Alison Robertson says the detection occurred June 29th in a seed company plot in Marshall County. “And it was confirmed in an industry plant disease clinic on the morning... Read More.