Jun 30, 2015Hail & fungicide use on corn
Many farmers and agronomists have been interested in the effects of fungicide application on corn after a hail event. In response, a multi-year study looking at mid-season "hail events" with fungicides applied after simulated hail events was completed. This Integrated Crop Management article provides a video of the project.Read more »
Jun 26, 2015Are fungicides needed on hail damaged crops?
The recent storms in South Dakota brought rain, severe wind, and in some cases hail. Several counties were hit with hail, and many growers are wondering if a fungicide application is needed to protect their hail damaged crops. Read more on the answer from this iGrow article.Read more »
Jan 9, 2013“Do Fungicides Pay in Drought?” Question Answered in 2012
Syngenta yield data indicates Quilt Xcel® fungicide helped corn and soybeans in drought-stressed regions across the U.S. better tolerate the 2012 drought.
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Jul 2, 2012Dry Weather Creating Crop Management Issues
Iowa farmers are concerned about abnormally hot and dry weather this growing season. Following such a mild winter, many corn and soybean growers planted their crops a lot earlier than usual this year, but they did not expect drought-like conditions to be occurring already. Limited rainfall and high temperatures are the prime ingredients in creating poor crop formation and therefore, reducing yield and profit.Read more »
Feb 7, 2011An Additional Opportunity to Expand Yield through Disease Control and Plant Performance
Quadris® fungicide applied early positions corn for maximum yield at a critical growth stage through preventive disease control, better stress response and increased Plant Performance™.Read more »