What alternative herbicides can be used in place of dicamba in Xtend soybean? Read below for some options.
Pennsylvania Soybeans: Controlling Volunteer Corn Jun 29, 2020
Volunteer corn in soybeans can impact yield. Here are some suggestions to help control this problem.
Pennsylvania: Early Considerations Staging Soybeans Jun 26, 2020
VE is identified by first inspecting for the presence of the cotyledons (those are the thick leaves that came up first, lose one of those and that could be 2% […]
Soybean cyst nematode (SCN, Heterodera glycines) is the most damaging soybean pest in the United States. In Pennsylvania, it was detected in Lancaster County in 2002, however, very little is known […]
Pennsylvania Soybeans: Evaluating Nodulation Jun 26, 2020
Soybeans are a big user of nitrogen and need approximately 3.5 lbs. of nitrogen per bushel of grain produced. So, an 80-bushel soybean crop will uptake 280 pounds of nitrogen. […]
Pennsylvania: How to Make Wise Replanting Decisions May 29, 2020
This year, cooler-than-usual temperatures from April into May slowed early planted corn and soybean emergence, and left seed and seedlings vulnerable to diseases and pests like Pythium and slugs. Part […]
Not all dicamba- or 2,4-D-containing products can be applied in a burndown application prior to planting Xtend or Enlist E3 soybeans.
With the recent cold air and soil temperatures, germination and emergence of field crops have been delayed in much of the state. Combined with questions about chilling injury in field crops, we […]
Pennsylvania: Corn and Soybean Herbicide Damage May 22, 2020
With unusual weather patterns and later planting of corn and soybean, herbicide injury is often a concern and sometimes a problem. As always, it is rarely the herbicide alone that […]