September 14, 2012 - Index of Articles

CropWatch September 14, 2012 - Index of Articles


Alternaria in soybean    

Alternaria Leaf Spot

This disease, which is favored by this year's drought conditions, has been identified in soybeans in Red Willow County. Using fungicide-treated seed is one of the best routes to managing future problems. Audio  More

September 14, 2012

Corn Production

Soybean Production

  • Alternaria Leaf Spot of Soybean. This fungal disease, which is favored by drought conditions, has been confirmed in soybeans in Webster County. Early detection is important and prevention starts with fungicide-treated seed.Audio

Harvest & Storage


IANR & Extension Resources

Crop Reports

  • Nebraska Corn Harvest Predicted to be Lowest Since 2006, according to a USDA harvest report released this week.  The national corn harvest is predicted to fall 13% below 2011. Yields are expected to average 122.8 bu/ac, the lowest since 1995. The soybean and sorghum harvest is expected to be the lowest since 2002. Sugarbeet yield is expected to set a record high.


On this week's Market Journal Extension state climatologist Al Dutcher discusses what lies ahead in this week's ag weather forecast. See more Market Journal segments.