Crop & Pest Report


Crop & Pest Report

Test Weight in Wheat (07/20/17)

During my travels to western North Dakota last week to attend field days, growers grappling with the decision of whether or not to hay their wheat crop were expressing concern about the test weight of their crop if taken to harvest.

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White Heads from Wheat Stem Maggot (07/20/17)

IPM scouts detected an unusually high percentage of white heads that were damaged by the wheat stem maggot, Meromyza americana.

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Soybean Aphid Update (07/20/17)

Continue scouting for soybean aphids. Soybean aphid is slowly increasing and still below economic threshold in most fields.

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South Central/East ND (07/13/17)

Information from the South Central/East region of North Dakota.

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Weather Forecast: (07/13/17)

The July 13 through July 19, 2017 Weather Summary/Outlook

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Southwest ND (07/13/17)

Information from the Southwest region of North Dakota.

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Northeast ND (07/13/17)

Information from the Northeast region of North Dakota.

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Northwest ND (07/13/17)

Information from the Northwest region of North Dakota.

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North Central ND (07/13/17)

Information from the North Central region of North Dakota.

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Taking Care of Trees after a Storm (07/13/17)

While most of the discussion recently has been focused on drought, some parts of the state are dealing with the aftermath of heavy storms.

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Sub-Lethal Rates of Dicamba (07/13/17)

Recent published research shows Palmer amaranth plants that survive sub-lethal rates of dicamba can pass a greater level tolerance to successive generations.

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Waterhemp is Beginning to Flower (07/13/17)

I was collecting notes in one of my waterhemp control experiments last week and observed evidence of flowering.

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Expectations of Fungicides Applied to Wheat at Flowering under Dry Conditions (07/13/17)

Severe Fusarium head blight problems over the past couple growing seasons have plagued durum and spring wheat growers in northcentral and northwestern North Dakota.

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NDSU Canola Doctor App (07/13/17)

The NDSU Canola Doctor App (Figure 1) delivers critical information on diseases and pests, including alerts, the Sclerotinia risk map and risk calculator, images and management tools to optimize canola production in North Dakota.

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Managing Bacterial Blight in Dry Beans (07/13/17)

Recent thunderstorms in Northeast ND and Northwest MN have created a favorable environment for bacterial blight in dry beans.

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Estimating Wheat Yield (07/13/17)

For early-planted wheat, there are several methods for estimating yield based on yield components.

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Blooming Progress (07/13/17)

Most of the broadleaf crops in our area have transitioned from the vegetative stage to the reproductive phase of their life cycle.

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