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CPN April 2021 newsletter

Apr 8, 2021

We are pleased to send out the first newsletter for the Crop Protection Network. We want to get quality information out on important issues affecting field crops to as many people as possible. We have a lot of passionate individuals involved and we’re excited to let you know about protecting crops! Read More

New Funding for the Crop Protection Network Expands Corn and Soybean Pest Management Resources

Mar 4, 2021

The Crop Protection Network (CPN) has recently received funding from the United Soybean Board (USB) and the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) to expand resources related to corn and soybean pest management. That funding has allowed CPN to hire a full-time communication specialist. Read More

CPN webinars coming in the spring

Feb 12, 2021

Martin Chilvers, Michigan State University associate professor of plant pathology; Carl Bradley University of Kentucky extension professor of plant pathology; and Trey Price, LSU AgCenter associate professor of plant pathology will give talks in February, March and April. Pre-registration for each webinar is required. Read More

New crop scouting web book available from the Crop Protection Network

Jan 8, 2021

Crop scouting is an essential part of pest management on a successful farm. Scouting informs crop protection efforts to effectively manage weeds, diseases, insect pests, and other field issues. Read More

New Disease Severity and Insect Defoliation Training Tool

Aug 11, 2020

Crop scouts and field researchers now have a new tool at their disposal to help correctly estimate disease severity and insect defoliation in field crops. Read More