Geographic Responsibilities: Dawson, Buffalo, and Hall counties Education: BS Biology, Eastern Illinois University, 2013 MS Agronomy (cmphasis in plant pathology), University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2016 (Research focus on Goss’s bacterial wilt and leaf blight of corn) Focus Areas: Crop Production & Water Management, particularly pest identification, plant pathology, and weed science Staff Spotlight: Sarah Schlund
Results of eight Nebraska on-farm research trials on using Xyway™ LFR® as an alternative to mid-season foliar fungicide applications, particularly where aerial applications are restricted or infeasible.
We are expanding the N Field Observations & introducing “N Field Chat” sessions starting this Tuesday August 18 at 7 pm. N Field Chat is a live question & answer session on-line with experts from Nebraska Extension including both specialists & educators from throughout the state.
Corn ear abnormalities have been noted the past few years. Tracing back the information on various field calls often pointed to a misunderstanding of proper growth stages when making post-emergence herbicide applications in addition to pre-tassel fungicide and insecticide applications.