Richard Hentschel talks with Russ Higgins, Crops Educator at the DeKalb Research Center on crop conditions, crop insects and diseases. Most crops wre not heavily impacted by diseases because of the dry weather. Insects did become a problem in corn fields with little damage to soybeans according to Russ. Corn rootworm works against both the roots as larvae feeding and as an adult the silks
Green Side Up is a weekly gardening program produced by University of Illinois Extension. It is hosted by Richard Hentschel, Extension Educator, Horticulture.