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Southern rust confirmed in Kansas, KSU says

Southern rust has been detected in Kansas. Dr. Rodrigo Onofre is the row crops specialist at Kansas State University’s Department of Plant Pathology. “We just confirmed as of July 1st that southern rust was identified in Sedwick County, which is the south-central part of... Read More.

Watch for southern rust in corn

A plant pathologist with University of Missouri Extension says southern rust has been confirmed earlier than usual in corn. Mandy Bish tells Brownfield the disease favors high humidity and warmer-than-usual environments. “I’d be on the lookout and the management recommendations are similar to tar... Read More.