Kentucky Soybeans: SCN Management Starts with Soil Sampling

🕔Nov 14, 2018The 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 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, 2018What 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, 2017The 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, 2017More 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, 2016Weather 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 […]

Ohio Soybeans: Time to Start Sampling for Cyst Nematode

🕔Oct 13, 2015This year’s early harvest provides the perfect opportunity to take a look at the SCN populations in your fields.  We know that the state is now “polluted” with SCN, fortunately […]

Soybeans: Managing Soybean Cyst Nematode, 4 Symptoms to Look For

🕔Aug 4, 2015Widely distributed throughout the soybean-growing regions of the United States, soybean cyst nematode (SCN) currently affects soybean farmers in more than 30 states. According to Michigan State University Professor of […]

Iowa Soybeans: Standing Up Against Cyst Nematodes

🕔Jun 23, 2015If you have fields infested with the soybean cyst nematode (SCN), it is very likely that you are growing SCN-resistant soybean varieties to manage the pest. Resistant soybeans have been […]

Soybeans: Quick and Easy Way to Check for Cyst Nematode

🕔Jun 4, 2015The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) was first discovered in Iowa more than 35 years ago, in Winnebago County in 1978 to be specific. The nematode is widely considered to be […]

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