Getting a flu shot during the winter or taking Vitamin C to prevent a cold are pretty typical measures to take when hoping to avoid an illness. With that in mind, wouldn’t you want to take the same preventive measures to protect your developing corn plants from yield-robbing diseases?
Eric Tedford, Fungicide Technical Brand Manager for Syngenta, provides technical leadership for the development of fungicides. His experience includes fungicide research and development for field crops, development of postharvest fungicides, and global technical development of fungicides. He holds bachelors, masters, and doctorate degrees in plant pathology from the University of Massachusetts, Clemson University, and the University of California (Davis), respectively.