Farmers are still harvesting corn and soybeans in Ontario after late planting season

The Windstor Star recently reported on record crop insurance payouts to corn and soybean farers following the wet spring in 2019. The article references Ben Rosser, a corn specialist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, who said in some areas including Lambton County and the Niagara region, farmers are just starting to…

New Research from Penn State indicates Dollar Spot becoming increasingly resistant to Fungicides

Science Daily reported findings from Penn State University researchers that show Dollar spot – a disease that proves to be an ongoing challenge for North American Golf Course managers – is becoming resistant to fungicides being used to control it. Golf courses spend thousands of dollars on several applications per year, but the repeated applications “act as…