What management options exist?
WJBC News, Muehling C. (2012): New corn seed treatment will fight nematodes. Researchers have known about nematodes in corn fields for 50 or 60 years. Most of them are native to prairie soils. Work was done to learn more through the 1980′s primarily in Midwestern states. The only options are through seed treatments and genetics, and currently there is no genetic resistance to the nematodes found in Illinois.