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: Early Yellowing in Some Fields

🕔Sep 5, 2018Soybeans across the state range from ready to harvest to still flowering.  But in some fields, the yellowing was limited to pockets – some was sudden death syndrome or brown […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Limited Disease Pressure, Stay Alert

🕔Jul 24, 2018In my short career at MSU I would say this is one of the cleanest soybean crops I have seen. A limited number of fields with disease have been observed. […]

Illinois Soybeans: When Scouting, Look Deeper Than the Foliage

🕔May 3, 2018Sudden death syndrome (SDS) is a disease of concern for soybean producers in Illinois and the surrounding region.  The disease is caused by a soilborne fungus (Fusarium vilguliforme) that persists season […]

Nebraska Soybeans: Phytophthora Root and Stem Rot Developing in Fields

🕔Jul 31, 2017Cool conditions this spring prevented Phytophthora root and stem rot from causing many problems early in the growing season. However, as soils have warmed, this fungus has become active in […]

Ohio Soybeans: Distinguishing Between Flood Injury and Seedling, Stem Blight

🕔Jul 4, 2017Background I received many calls last week from areas south of and along Interstate 70 that received more than 3 inches of rain and I expect next week they will […]

Ohio Soybeans: Late Season Diseases Making Their Appearance

🕔Aug 23, 2016Sudden death syndrome.  I was scouting the sudden death syndrome study and symptoms have started.  And due to the calls I am getting it is also in some producer’s fields.  […]

Ohio Soybeans: 6 Symptoms of Early Maturity in Fields

🕔Aug 25, 2015Across the state some soybeans have hit the later growth stages and we have a range of tall, beautiful soybeans loaded with pods to short, scraggly, can still see the […]

South Dakota Soybeans: Differentiating Between Root/Stem Rot and Stem Canker

🕔Aug 6, 2015Have you noticed some of your soybean plants wilting and dying out in your fields? Two diseases observed making an appearance in South Dakota soybean fields are phytophthora root and […]

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