Maize Eye Spot

The Irish have identified a variety called Speedy with good resistance to this late season disease
which can strip leaf and damage cob development.  More work is being done to identify varieties
which are resistant.

Main cultural control measures

Maize Wheat Maize Wheat Rotations give a clean break
Avoid growing continuous Maize
Always plough deeply to bury trash
Sow 3-or more varieties - preferably by mixing seed pre drilling with
similar maturity rating in at risk situations - eg 2nd year maize
Spraying is impractical