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Arkansas Soybeans: Target Spot Present, Conditions Favorable for Frogeye Leaf Spot

Arkansas Soybeans: Target Spot Present, Conditions Favorable for Frogeye Leaf Spot

👤By Travis Faske, University of Arkansas 🕔Aug 23, 2017

The spectrum of foliar diseases changes each year as environmental conditions change, which has a significant impact on disease development. The weather pattern in early August was favorable for target spot (TS) and there have been several reports of TS

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Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Managing Phosphorus, Potassium, and pH Following Drought

Iowa Corn, Soybeans: Managing Phosphorus, Potassium, and pH Following Drought

👤By Antonio Mallarino and John Sawyer, Iowa State University Extension Agronomists 🕔Aug 23, 2017

Dry conditions this summer in some parts of Iowa will result in low and variable crop yield. Low or variable crop growth and yield significantly affect phosphorus (P) and potassium (K) uptake and removal with harvest. If dry conditions continue

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Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Managing Burcucumber and Other Late Season Weeds

Pennsylvania Corn, Soybeans: Managing Burcucumber and Other Late Season Weeds

👤By William Curran and Dwight Lingenfelter, Pennsylvania State University Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 23, 2017

As we move into corn silage harvest season, and with full season soybeans soon dropping their leaves, producers may notice some problem weed situations.

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Pennsylvania Soybeans: What to Do if You Have White Mold?

Pennsylvania Soybeans: What to Do if You Have White Mold?

👤By Paul Esker, Pennsylvania State University Extension Plant Pathologist 🕔Aug 23, 2017

We are receiving initial reports of white mold in soybean (causal agent: Sclerotinia sclerotiorum) in different areas of Pennsylvania (Figures 1 and 2). According to USDA-NASS (report date: August 20, 2017), over 60% of the soybean fields in Pennsylvania are

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DTN Grain Close: Dec. Corn Tumbles To New Low

DTN Grain Close: Dec. Corn Tumbles To New Low

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Aug 23, 2017

Less than a year after posting a seasonal low of $3.58 1/2 in 2016, December corn closed down 4 1/4 cents Wednesday to a new closing low of $3.55 3/4. November soybeans ended up a half-cent after bullish news of

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Alabama: Soybean Rust Spreading, Fields Passed R5 Should Be Safe

Alabama: Soybean Rust Spreading, Fields Passed R5 Should Be Safe

👤By Ann Chambliss, Alabama Cooperative Extension 🕔Aug 23, 2017

Soybean rust (SBR) has now been detected in 33 of the 67 counties in the state. The disease has been found in both commercial soybeans and in kudzu patches as far north as Cullman and Morgan counties. If you would

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DTN Grain Midday: Wheat Clings to Small Gains

DTN Grain Midday: Wheat Clings to Small Gains

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Aug 23, 2017

Wheat is clinging to small gains at midday, with row crops turning lower. CORN Corn trade is 2 to 3 cents lower with trade making new contract lows this morning after early gains failed to hold with better-than-expected-yield results this

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Mississippi Soybeans: Mixing Desiccants with Insecticides

Mississippi Soybeans: Mixing Desiccants with Insecticides

👤From Mississippi State University Extension 🕔Aug 23, 2017

Over the last few weeks there have been many questions about the legality of mixing insecticides with desiccants applied to soybean.

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Ohio Soybeans: Digital Tools Workshop, London, Sept. 8

Ohio Soybeans: Digital Tools Workshop, London, Sept. 8

👤By Kaylee Port and John Fulton, Ohio State University Extension 🕔Aug 23, 2017

The Ohio State Precision Ag Team will be hosting a free workshop for tech savvy soybean growers on Friday, September 8, 2017 from 9a-4p at Beck’s Hybrids in London, Ohio. Topics of discussion will include data warehousing, production benchmarking, analysis,

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Ohio Soybeans: Watch for These Late Season Insects

Ohio Soybeans: Watch for These Late Season Insects

👤By Kelley Tilmon and Andy Michel, Ohio State University Entomologists 🕔Aug 23, 2017

As the season winds down, soybean growers need to continue scouting their fields, especially later-planted fields that will remain green well into September. As other fields in the area begin maturing and yellowing, some insects will migrate to soybeans that

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