A recent publication from Extension experts at University of Illinois, Michigan State University, Purdue University and University of Wisconsin details how tar spot impacted corn hybrid yields in 2018.
Eric Tedford with Syngenta says it will be a challenging year for soybean disease, noting high counts for Pythium and Phytophthora, and university Extension agents have already confirmed Frogeye Leaf Spot.
Reuters reporting analysts at a Brazilian health agency have determined it does not cause cancer.
However, that report comes as a jury in a federal court in San Francisco will soon decide if it caused a man's cancer.
A new app, simply named “Mycotoxins,” aims to sped up the diagnosis process so farmers can spend more time planning their next step rather than guessing which problematic pathogen is slowing down harvest.