Ohio Soybeans: Poor Seed Quality – Separating Insect Injury from the Fungi Oct 18, 2016

🕔Oct 18, 2016
Poor seed quality from Phomopsis/Diaporthe, purplish colored seed, and seed coat mottling were reported over the past few weeks from a few fields.  These are more critical for our food […]

Delaware Soybeans: Worm Counts on the Rise; Keep Scouting Til Mid-R6 Sep 9, 2016

🕔Sep 9, 2016
Corn Earworm – We have received reports of an increase in corn earworm larval levels in a few areas this past week, with some fields approaching and/or at threshold levels. […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Insects All Over the Board – Scout Before You Spray! Aug 26, 2016

🕔Aug 26, 2016
Soybean insects are all over the board right now, however, it is silly to make insect control recommendation without scouting and considerations of pest population levels.

Ohio Soybeans: Continue to Monitor Green Fields for Bean Leaf Beetles Aug 23, 2016

🕔Aug 23, 2016
As we get into the R5-R6 growth stage of soybean, now is the time to look out for pod and seed feeding insects, especially bean leaf beetles, grasshoppers, and stink […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Bean Leaf Beetles and More in Fields Aug 10, 2016

🕔Aug 10, 2016
I’ve had several calls from the Mississippi River Bottoms and the southern counties of West Tennessee about high numbers of bean leaf beetles, sometimes as many as 200-400 per 100 […]

North Carolina: 3 Tips for Managing Worm Pests Aug 3, 2016

🕔Aug 3, 2016
I have heard a lot of concern about worms (bollworm, fall armyworm, soybean looper, etc.) in our crops this year.  From what I can tell, nothing is out of control, […]

Alabama Soybeans: A Cornucopia of Insects Currently in Fields Aug 1, 2016

🕔Aug 1, 2016
Soybean growers need to be scouting their fields for insects. There is a cornucopia of insects, both harmful and beneficial, in soybean fields in north Alabama. I am seeing yellow-striped […]

Ohio: Watch for Slug Damage in Cooler, Rainy Weather May 19, 2016

🕔May 19, 2016
Rainy, cooler weather experienced recently throughout the region means slugs may be on the rise in some field crops, says an entomologist with the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental […]

North Carolina Soybeans: Minimal Pest Pressure Aug 11, 2015

🕔Aug 11, 2015
Soybeans range from R1-R6. Consequently, some acres will be safe from further pest damage in the coming weeks. Minimal acres have been treated for soybean loopers and bean leaf beetles.

Mississippi Soybeans: Bean Leaf Beetle Numbers High in Delta Fields Jul 29, 2015

🕔Jul 29, 2015
Over the last week we have been getting a lot of calls about extremely high bean leaf beetle numbers. Most calls have come from the Northwest Delta region of the state.

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