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Corn School: Taking the bite out of thrips

DEC 02

In this episode of RealAgriculture’s Corn School, Steph Kowalski discusses how high levels of thrips were detected this summer in Bruce County, Ontario. She notes that economic thresholds for thrips in corn have not been e...

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Corn School: Destroying mouldy corn & managing volunteers

DEC 02

In this episode of RealAgriculture’s Corn School, our resident agronomist Peter Johnson looks at the best management options for growers, and offers tips on how avoid excessive volunteers.

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9 factors that contributed to this mess of a corn crop

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Corn School: Hideous cobs? It could be boron deficiency

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What do you do with a problem like this corn crop?

NOV 04

Did you corn crop dress up as a high yielding, but also high mycotoxin-infused monster? Peter Johnson has got the latest and not-so-greatest on harvest management, storage, and thoughts on planning for next year in this Re...

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Resistance Management School: Watch out for waterhemp

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Corn School: Managing vomitoxin in the field & the silo

OCT 28

In this episode of RealAgriculture’s Corn School, Peter Johnson discusses Ontario’s recent Grain Corn Ear Mould and Vomitoxin (DON) Survey, and notes that some samples coming off the combine have tested as high as 37 parts...

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Heavily diseased corn crop has farmers wondering how to market tonnage

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Agricorp examining options for high vomitoxin corn in ON

OCT 20

Agricorp is keeping a close eye on vomitoxin levels in Ontario’s corn crop and telling growers not to destroy any crop at this time. Find out more on the high vomitoxin in corn from this Real Agriculture report.

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Wheat School: Keep planting… it’s not too late

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Check that ration — mycotoxin levels in ON corn creeping higher

OCT 08

Early indications from the 2018 corn silage crop indicate that mycotoxins, resulting from disease infection, in corn are and will be a concern heading in to the winter feeding season. Find out more on the levels from this ...

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Corn earworm presence higher than expected – Check your fields

OCT 07

Recent scouting efforts and grower calls indicate that corn earworm (CEW) are present in Ontario corn fields this fall, some at pretty high levels. Read more on the high levels from this Field Crop News article.

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Soybean School: A fall plan for tough-to-kill weeds

SEP 16

Pre-harvest is actually a great time to get a handle on tough-to-kill weeds in the soybean crop or ahead of next year’s crop. But fall weed control takes a careful mix of planning, timing, and proper product selection or t...

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