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Nebraska Soybeans: Phytophthora Root and Stem Rot Developing in Fields

Nebraska Soybeans: Phytophthora Root and Stem Rot Developing in Fields

👤By Kyle Broderick, Sarah Schlund, and Loren Giesler, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Specialists 🕔Jul 31, 2017

Cool conditions this spring prevented Phytophthora root and stem rot from causing many problems early in the growing season. However, as soils have warmed, this fungus has become active in irrigated fields and those that have received significant rain events

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Ohio Soybeans: Distinguishing Between Flood Injury and Seedling, Stem Blight

Ohio Soybeans: Distinguishing Between Flood Injury and Seedling, Stem Blight

👤By Anne Dorrance, Ohio State University Soybean Pathologist 🕔Jul 4, 2017

Background I received many calls last week from areas south of and along Interstate 70 that received more than 3 inches of rain and I expect next week they will come from northern Ohio where 4 or more inches of

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California Almonds: Waterlogged Orchards? Here’s What to Expect

California Almonds: Waterlogged Orchards? Here’s What to Expect

👤By Joseph Connell, University of California Cooperative Extension 🕔Apr 20, 2017

Despite last fall’s prediction of La Nina or dry conditions, this past winter is likely to be the wettest winter on record for the Northern Sierra Precipitation 8-Station Index, on April 12 standing at 204% of average. We are only

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