At the check-out counter, the cashier scans my items as I search through my wallet looking for my reward card. I find this to be a common situation for today’s consumers during these stressful economic times. I want to get the most “bang for my buck” and I am always looking for a deal. Like the majority of our world’s industries, agriculture is no stranger to the downward spiral of the economy. Growers are looking for added benefits too. Where is the yield reward card for soybean growers or 50 percent off discount on disease infestation this season? Growers need treatments for foliar diseases and benefits for the plant quality that are both best for the crop and for the growers’ return on investment.
Top row: Treated with a strobilurin fungicide containing azoxystrobin
Bottom row: Untreated
What diseases have you dealt with this season that could have been better controlled with a strobilurin fungicide treatment containing azoxystrobin?