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  • Protect Corn Hybrids from Harmful Mycotoxins

    Insect management is key to a successful season, but scouting and treatment can be time-consuming and costly tasks. Without proper management, common pests like corn earworm or western bean cutworm can feed on corn ears, injuring corn kernels and allowing spores of ear molds to enter into the developing grain. These exposed areas leave the plant vulnerable to the invasion of ear molds and the development of aflatoxin and fumonisins, two very concerning mycotoxins. These…

This agronomic image shows Western bean cutworm damage in corn.
This 2017 map shows the states where there is a high infestation of Soybean cyst nematode.
This agronomic image shows wheat.
This agronomic image shows pepper crops.
This agronomic image shows a close-up of a soybean plant.
This agronomic image shows wheat.