Ohio Soybeans: Late Season Foliar Diseases Have Started

🕔Sep 10, 2019Despite the late planting dates, we did not escape many of the late season diseases that attack soybeans. Sclerotinia stem rot – we found this disease in our research plots today […]

Ohio Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot – Is It Worth Spraying in 2019?

🕔Aug 22, 2019Several reports over the last two weeks of heavy frogeye leaf spot pressure in some fields as well as low to moderate pressure in others.  This disease will continue to […]

Ohio Corn, Soybeans: Watch for Diseases in Late Crops

🕔Aug 9, 2019Late-planted corn and soybeans could be vulnerable to higher-than-normal levels of crop diseases this year, experts from The Ohio State University warn. When sown one to two months later than […]

Ohio Soybeans: Mid-Season Disease, Management Considerations

🕔Jul 30, 2019The rains last week around Wayne County (5+ inches) provided for saturated soil conditions. Cultivars with low resistance to Phytophthora sojae are now developing Phytophthora stem rot. These fields were […]

Ohio Soybeans: Poor Seed Quality – Will Seed Treatments Help?

🕔Mar 19, 2019Lots of calls and samples concerning seed quality (Figure 1) and I’ve also heard about the rejections at the elevators.  I was in Florida a couple of weeks ago with […]

Ohio: Soybean Cyst Nematode – Samples Requested for Resistance Survey

🕔Mar 19, 2019Lots of news about Soybean cyst nematode at Commodity Classic a couple of weeks ago. We have continued support to run assays and education sessions for farmers throughout the region […]

Ohio: Soybean Cyst Nematodes – Fall Is the Time for Sampling

🕔Nov 6, 2018As we wait another week for the fields to dry out, this provides some time to sample soil for the SCN populations. The SCN Coalition theme for the next few […]

Ohio Soybeans: What Is the R3 Growth Stage?

🕔Jul 27, 2018A few weeks ago, Dr. Anne Dorrance wrote an article about foliar fungicide application to soybean for control of frogeye leaf spot disease. She recommended spraying at the R3 growth […]

Ohio Soybeans: Frogeye Leaf Spot Showing Early in Susceptible Varieties

🕔Jul 10, 2018From the scouting reports from the county educators and crop consultants – most of the soybeans in the state are very healthy with no disease symptoms.  However, as the news […]

Ohio Soybeans: Watch for Frogeye Leaf Spot, Phytophthora, and White Mold

🕔Jun 26, 2018Last week, samples of frogeye leaf spot of soybean were brought into the lab.  On the underside of the characteristic lesion were the conidia. This came from an area where […]

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