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Issue No. 11/June 5, 2009

Postemergence Herbicide Applications: Timings and Tank-Mixes
Applying herbicide after crops and weeds have emerged allows producers to tailor herbicide selection to specific fields. Tank-mixing postemergence herbicides can provide advantages over single-product applications.

Update on a Wheat Disease Survey in Illinois
Results from the first part of an Illinois wheat disease survey are presented, with a focus on leaf blotch, leaf rust, head scab, and glume blotch.

Replanting Soybean Is No Easy Decision
A decision to replant soybean requires taking multiple factors into account; considerations for balancing them are discussed.

Regional Reports
Reports are provided this issue for east-central, northern, southern, and west-central Illinois.