Hosts Anthony Hanson, Dave Nicholai, and Bill Hutchison at the University of Minnesota alert growers, ag professionals and educators about emerging pest concerns with Minnesota Field Crops, including corn, soybean, small grains and alfalfa. They offer useful, research-based pest management solutions.
Dr. Anthony Hanson, IPM Educator - Field Crops
Dr. Bill Hutchison, Coordinator of the MN IPM Program
Dave Nicolai, Crops Extension Educator & Coordinator of the Extension Institute for Ag Professionals
Strategic Farming: Soybean cyst nematode, so tough a threat, it warrants a coalition
Dr. Greg Tykla, nematologist with Iowa State University and Dr. Samuel Markell, Extension broadleaf plant pathologist at North Dakota State University discuss soybean cyst nematode and the challenges with managing this pathogen.
Strategic Farming: What's Bugging Your Corn?
Dr. Ken Ostlie and Bruce Potter discuss corn insects and outlooks for 2021. This episode was part of an interactive webinar series, Strategic Farming: Let's Talk Crops where farmers and other ag. professionals could ask researchers questions they had.
Climate in Minnesota - how it helps and challenges pest management
Episode 18 guest: Dr. Heidi Roop - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist in Climate Science
What exactly is IPM anyways?
Episode 17: Dr. Anthony Hanson and Dave Nicolai give an overview of what integrated pest management is to wrap up 2020.
Weed management in fall and what to do with weed escapes
Episode 16: Weed management in fall and what to do with weed escapes
Soybean gall midge, spider mites, and corn rootworm in southern Minnesota
Episode 15: Soybean gall midge, spider mites, and corn rootworm in southern Minnesota