Unsung Hero In Fight Against Soybean Cyst Nematodes – DTN Mar 26, 2020

🕔Mar 26, 2020
Ron Heck isn’t known to wear an ascot, but maybe he should after helping solve one of the Midwest’s great agricultural mysteries. The Perry, Iowa, farmer has a lot in […]

Midwest Soybeans: Improving Resistance to SCN – DTN Feb 18, 2020

🕔Feb 18, 2020
Imagine a soybean trait that could save many Midwest soybean growers up to $200 per acre — in the very first year it was planted. Greg Tylka has a surprise […]

Soybeans: SCN Resistance is Increasing Even on Reliable Varieties – DTN Jan 10, 2019

🕔Jan 10, 2019
Think of soybean cyst nematode (SCN) like blood pressure. Doctors take blood pressure readings and based on the numbers, decide if and how to manage the problem.  Similarly, The SCN […]

Iowa Soybeans: 2018 SCN-Resistant Variety Trial Results Jan 4, 2019

🕔Jan 4, 2019
Iowa State University annually evaluates the agronomic performance and nematode control of hundreds of soybean varieties that are resistant to the soybean cyst nematode (SCN). A limited number of SCN-susceptible […]

Kentucky Soybeans: SCN Management Starts with Soil Sampling Nov 14, 2018

🕔Nov 14, 2018
The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) causes greater annual yield losses in Kentucky than any other pathogen of soybean.  The last time a formal survey was conducted by the University of […]

Soybean Cyst Nematode: Changing Up SCN-resistant Varieties is Key – DTN Oct 10, 2018

🕔Oct 10, 2018
 The next time you head to the fields to check if they are harvest-ready, consider bringing a soil probe along to test for soybean cyst nematode (SCN). The SCN Coalition, […]

Minnesota: Soybean Cyst Nematode – The Biggest Yield Inhibitor Jun 5, 2018

🕔Jun 5, 2018
What causes an estimated 90,000,000 bushel yield loss of soybean in the North Central U.S. each year? What can cause an eye-popping 30% yield loss without above-ground symptoms? What can […]

Soybeans: Fight SCN with Varieties Choices, Non-Host Crops, Seed Treatments Dec 26, 2017

🕔Dec 26, 2017
The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) continues to be the most-damaging soybean pathogen in the US and Canada. The nematode is widespread in fields through Iowa and much of the Midwest. […]

Iowa Soybeans: SCN Officially Confirmed in Every County Jan 23, 2017

🕔Jan 23, 2017
More than 100 fields throughout Iowa were surveyed for the presence of the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) in 2016 in a project sponsored by the ISU Soybean Research Center and […]

Illinois Soybeans: The 3 W’s of Yields – Weather, Weeds, and What Went Wrong? Nov 2, 2016

🕔Nov 2, 2016
Weather The weather in 2016 set up the potential for some very high soybean yields in many areas of Illinois and to be honest, some have reported the highest soybean […]

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