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Twisted Whorl Syndrome in Corn Surfaces in North Florida

Throughout North Florida, producers have reported seeing corn of certain varieties with twisted whorls and other unusual symptoms. Soon after planting, the region experienced cool temperatures in combination with the occurrence of cloudy days. Later on, as corn… Read More

Corn growers use tissue sampling to plan fertilizer applications

  Suwannee Valley corn growers prove the value of in-season plant tissue sampling for fertilizer application Sending ear-leaf tissue samples to the lab at various growth stages: helps growers to measure actual plant nitrogen uptake, allows for in-season adjustment of fertilizer… Read More