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Tar spot disease in field corn is causing concern this season across the Midwest, including Indiana. Purdue Extension’s field crop pathologist expects this year’s outbreak to result in significant yield loss across the state.

WEST LAFAYETTE — The tar spot disease in field corn is causing concern this season across the Midwest, including Indiana.

Purdue Extension field crop pathologist Darcy Telenko expects this year’s outbreak to result in significant yield loss, including across La Porte County and Northwest Indiana.

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