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DTN Grain Close: Fair Weather Sends Soybeans to New Low

DTN Grain Close: Fair Weather Sends Soybeans to New Low

πŸ‘€From DTN/Telvent 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Spot soybeans fell to their lowest close in over a year Thursday while December corn dropped 6 cents — both pressured by a seven-day forecast of pleasant weather across the Midwest. July K.C. wheat ended steady as mixed harvest reports

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Corn, Soybean Pests: Bacterial Leaf Streak, Plus the Usual Suspects – DTN

Corn, Soybean Pests: Bacterial Leaf Streak, Plus the Usual Suspects – DTN

πŸ‘€By Emily Unglesbee DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jun 22, 2017

With most of the country’s corn and soybeans in the ground, insects and diseases are ramping up in their usual summer fashion. Some Midwest and Mid-South growers are facing rising Japanese beetle populations, and soybean aphid populations also are picking

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DTN Grain Midday: Corn, Soybeans Testing Lows

DTN Grain Midday: Corn, Soybeans Testing Lows

πŸ‘€By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Corn and beans are testing the summer lows at midday. CORN Corn trade is 5 cents lower at midday with trade testing the lower end of the summer range. No weather concerns and no positive demand story fundamentally have buyers

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South Dakota Soybeans: Scout Fields for Root Rot Diseases

South Dakota Soybeans: Scout Fields for Root Rot Diseases

πŸ‘€By by Emmanuel Byamukama, Febina Mathew, Connie Strunk, and Connie Tande, South Dakota State University 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Root Rots Developing in Soybeans Root rots are starting to develop in soybeans. The most common root rot observed currently is Phytophthora root rot (PRR). Rhizoctonia root rot is showing up as well but to a lesser degree. The number

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Georgia Soybeans: Asian Soybean Rust Found on Kudzu in Brooks County

Georgia Soybeans: Asian Soybean Rust Found on Kudzu in Brooks County

πŸ‘€By Stephanie Hollifield, University of Georgia 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Just wanted to give you update on the 2017 monitoring for Asian Soybean Rust (ASR) in Sentinel plots. As of yesterday, Asian Soybean Rust was found on kudzu in Sentinel plots in Brooks County. Β  Kudzu is an alternative host

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DTN Grain Open: Markets Under Early Pressure

DTN Grain Open: Markets Under Early Pressure

πŸ‘€By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Jun 22, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: December corn was unchanged, November soybeans were down 1 cent, and July Kansas City wheat was down 5 cents. CME Globex Recap: Thursday starts with rain along the Gulf Coast and across the northern Midwest, which

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Iowa Soybeans: Thistle Caterpillars Showing Up

Iowa Soybeans: Thistle Caterpillars Showing Up

πŸ‘€By Erin Hodgson, Iowa State University 🕔Jun 21, 2017

Today while scouting a commercial field north of Ames, I was looking for soybean aphid. I didn’t see one aphid (sniff, sniff), but I did see a handful of thistle caterpillars. The caterpillars web together soybean leaves and feed inside

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Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Pay Attention to Seed Options When Replanting Due to Slugs

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Pay Attention to Seed Options When Replanting Due to Slugs

πŸ‘€By John Tooker, Pennsylvania State University 🕔Jun 21, 2017

We have heard that many folks are considering replanting corn and/or soybean following heavy slug damage this spring. Particularly for corn, we thought it would be prudent to remind folks to pay attention to the various genetic, insect-resistant traits and

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Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Midseason Control of Marestail, Palmer Pigweed, Waterhemp

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Midseason Control of Marestail, Palmer Pigweed, Waterhemp

πŸ‘€By William Curran and Dwight Lingenfelter, Pennsylvania State University 🕔Jun 21, 2017

As we proceed through the growing season, there are a few issues surrounding weed control and herbicide use. Here are some items to consider.

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DTN Grain Close: General Selling Sweeps Commodities

DTN Grain Close: General Selling Sweeps Commodities

πŸ‘€From DTN/Telvent 🕔Jun 21, 2017

Markets in general were lower Wednesday as a wave of selling swept across nearly every complex. One of the few to show a gain was gold as it recovered from its recent sell-off, aided in part by the lower U.S.

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