Forage Report – July 21, 2014

Scout Now for Rootworm Activity in Corn

Silk clipping under high rootworm pressure. (Photo Credit: Andrea Hitchon)

Sulphur On Alfalfa

Figure 4 - Response from potassium sulphate applied to alfalfa following 1st cut.

Herbicide Injury Scenarios in Corn – Ridgetown Diagnostic Day (2014)

Response of an Enlist corn hyrbid (left) and a glyphosate/glufosinate tolerant hybrid (right) to an application of Assure II.


Red - Purple discolouration of Leaf veins and petioles

Should You Apply a Fungicide for Sclerotinia in Canola

20% Flower 14-16 Open/Dying Flowers

Does spraying Bt corn for Western bean cutworm make sense?

Figure 1. WBC feeding damage and mycelial growth on SmartStax corn hybrid, 2013. J. Smith

Forage Report – July 3, 2014


Forage Options Following Wheat


Italian Ryegrass Forage Options

August seeded Italian ryegrass cut in the fall and again May 24th (shown). (Photo credit Glen McNeil)

Forage Report – June 26, 2014


Forage Report – June 19, 2014