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Arkansas Soybeans: Updated Variety Guide Now Available

Arkansas Soybeans: Updated Variety Guide Now Available

👤By Jeremy Ross, University of Arkansas Extension Soybean Agronomist 🕔Feb 6, 2018

The 2017 Soybean Update is now available for download. This publication is provided as an aid in variety selection. Hundreds of soybean varieties are commercially available to growers in Arkansas. Varietal performance, including yield, varies according to location, environmental adaptability

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Kentucky Soybeans: Herbicide Resistance Trait Decisions for 2018 – Video

Kentucky Soybeans: Herbicide Resistance Trait Decisions for 2018 – Video Updated

👤From University of Kentucky 🕔Dec 28, 2017

The UK Grain Crops Group Winter Updates 2017-18. Travis Legleiter shares Herbicide Resistant Soybean Trait Decisions for 2018. Topics are Roundup ready, Liberty Link,glyphosate, glufosinate, roundup 2 xtend, dicamba and glyphosate, enlist, 2 4-D, herbicide resistant weeds in Kentucky, palmer

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Soybeans: Fight SCN with Varieties Choices, Non-Host Crops, Seed Treatments

Soybeans: Fight SCN with Varieties Choices, Non-Host Crops, Seed Treatments Updated

👤By Greg Tylka, Iowa State University Extension Plant Pathologist 🕔Dec 26, 2017

The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) continues to be the most-damaging soybean pathogen in the US and Canada. The nematode is widespread in fields through Iowa and much of the Midwest. Management options for SCN include growing nonhost crops (such as

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Mississippi Soybeans: Variety Suggestions for 2018

Mississippi Soybeans: Variety Suggestions for 2018

👤By Trent Irby, Mississippi State University Extension Soybean Specialist 🕔Dec 15, 2017

Variety selection is an incredibly important management decision for soybean production. Factors such as soil texture, planting date, irrigation capabilities, row spacing, harvest capacity, among others, may influence the decision of selecting a variety.

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Mississippi Soybeans: 2017 Maturity Group Variety Trial Report

Mississippi Soybeans: 2017 Maturity Group Variety Trial Report

👤By Tom Allen, Mississippi State University Extension Plant Pathologist 🕔Dec 14, 2017

During the 2017 season, a Maturity Group IV and V variety trial was conducted at the North Mississippi Research and Extension Center (NMREC) in Verona, MS.

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Arkansas Soybeans: Variety Tolerance Test Against Root-Knot Nematodes

Arkansas Soybeans: Variety Tolerance Test Against Root-Knot Nematodes

👤By Travis Faske and Michael Emerson, University of Arkansas Extension Plant Pathologists 🕔Nov 22, 2017

The southern root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) is the most important yield-limiting plant-pathogenic nematode that affects soybean production in the mid-South.  It is found in nearly all soybean producing counties in Arkansas and can cause significant (>50%) yield loss when the

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Midwest Soybeans: Game Changer? – Planting Long Maturing Varieties Early – DTN

Midwest Soybeans: Game Changer? – Planting Long Maturing Varieties Early – DTN

👤By DTN Staff 🕔Nov 22, 2017

Kris Ehler is man enough to admit he loves to receive flowers on his birthday. However, the Thomasboro, Illinois, farmer isn’t referring to a traditional bouquet. Instead, he’s talking about flowers in soybean fields.   For Ehler, seeing the first blooms

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Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Seed Selection Based on Disease Resistance Ratings

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Seed Selection Based on Disease Resistance Ratings

👤By Alyssa Collins and Paul Esker, Pennsylvania State University Extension Disease Specialists 🕔Nov 10, 2017

Hybrid (corn) or variety (soybean) selection is very important to successful crop production. Nonetheless, it can be challenging to review all of the seed guides produced annually, especially as they relate to making selections based on disease and stalk health

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Virginia Soybeans: What’s the Best Maturity Group for Your Farm?

Virginia Soybeans: What’s the Best Maturity Group for Your Farm?

👤By David Holshouser, Virginia Cooperative Extension Specialist 🕔Nov 9, 2017

Yields are coming in from our variety tests – yields are good, not great, but good, ranging from the upper 40’s to low 70’s.  I hope to get a summary of the maturity group (MG) 3 and 4 tests out

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Soybeans: Newly Released Cultivar Extends Planting Season, Growing Region

Soybeans: Newly Released Cultivar Extends Planting Season, Growing Region

👤By Denise Attaway, Clemson University 🕔Nov 7, 2017

The soybean planting season and growing region have been extended thanks to researchers at Clemson University’s Pee Dee Research and Education Center. The Agustina soybean cultivar was developed and released by soybean breeders Benjamin Fallen and Emerson Shipe. Fallen said this cultivar possesses the

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