All posts tagged corn rot

  • Don’t Let Disease Dock Corn at the Elevator

    Pulling a full semi of corn into the elevator should be a time to bring in the big bucks. But some Illinois growers are getting hit with devastating dockage fees – up to 70% – for having such severe disease prevalence on their kernels. Diplodia, Gibberella and Nigrospora, or cob rot, are the top three disease corn growers are facing this harvest season. When crop scouting, make sure to inspect at least 10 ears across…

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