The Anti-GMO Crisis – Commentary

🕔May 18, 2018A recent article titled “Are you anti-GMO? Then you’re anti-science, too” by Michael Gerson appeared in a May 3 online post from the Washington Post. The author iterates interesting points […]

Mississippi Soybeans: What Seeding Rate Works Best for You? It Depends.

🕔Apr 25, 2018It is an accepted fact that there is no perfect seeding rate for soybeans because of: varying quality (germination and vigor) of seed that are planted; varying soil conditions (moisture, […]

Soybeans: 12 Management Factors for Midsouth Growers

🕔Mar 27, 2018Nowadays, producers are well aware of what they need to do to maximize soybean yield potential. However, reminders that can be checked from start to finish of the growing season […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Accessing Companies’ Variety Trait Data

🕔Mar 12, 2018In a White Paper on this website, links to Midsouth states’ soybean official variety trial (SOVT) results are provided. A brief summary of the traits and disease reactions that are measured or […]

Mississippi Soybeans: 7 Tips for Early Planting

🕔Mar 12, 2018Early planting (late March through mid-April) of soybeans in the Midsouth is now commonplace, and is the norm according to NASS surveys that show a large percentage of Midsouth soybeans are planted […]

Mississippi Soybeans: 9 Planting Time Decisions

🕔Mar 12, 2018Soybean producers are faced with making decisions about planting date and planting time inputs every year. This blog contains most of the information you will need to prepare for and […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Deep Tillage and Irrigation – How Do They Mesh?

🕔Mar 12, 2018It is an accepted fact that irrigation of the Midsouth’s soybean crop is a major reason that yields in the region over the last 5 years have been record-setting. It is now […]

Mississippi Irrigation: Using Soil Moisture Sensors to Schedule Irrigation

Soybean irrigation polypipe
🕔Mar 12, 2018It is early March, and time to think about preparing for the 2018 irrigation season. Below are short summaries of and links to information about activities that should be placed […]

Weed Management: Does Dew Affect Herbicide Performance?

🕔Feb 6, 2018Growers have many things to worry about every year. In the grand scheme, dew should probably not be one of those.

Midsouth Soybeans: Time to Update Soil Testing Forms for Yield Level

🕔Feb 6, 2018It is common knowledge that changing Midsouth soybean cropping systems have resulted in an upward trend in soybean yields in recent years (click here and here for documentation). It follows, then, that these increased […]

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