If the warm, wet weather pattern continues, sunflower rust could be a big issue for growers.
Corn Watch: There should be no economic concern with this pest, but part of scouting is knowing what’s important and what isn’t.
Corn Illustrated: Foliar diseases set the stage, but stalk and ear rots could be heavy hitters.
Check out this gallery of six foliar diseases in corn
The corn leaf disease prefers damp, cool conditions around 60 to 70 degrees F.
Tips help farmers manage late-planted corn and soybeans
Corn Watch: Disease organisms were already in the soil, waiting on corn this year.