Tennessee Cotton: Seed Quality and Replant Decisions – Podcast

🕔May 16, 2019Dr. Tyson Raper addresses seed quality issues and offers guidance on making the decision to replant.

Spring Planting Delays Topped by Weather Conditions – DTN

🕔Feb 12, 2019Keith Peters’ spring planting prep list is longer than usual this year. His central Ohio farm absorbed a record annual rainfall of 55 inches in 2018, with much of it […]

Iowa Soybeans: Should You Use a Fungicidal Seed Treatment on Low-Quality Seed?

🕔Dec 7, 2018With this year’s harvest of soybeans delayed beyond what is considered an ideal window of time, the opportunity for diseases to infect seed pods and in some instances, to the […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Dealing with Seed Quality Issues

🕔Oct 9, 2018With the extended wet weather in late September, growers in many parts of the southeast are dealing with varying degrees of seed quality issues in soybean as they move through harvest.  In […]

Ohio Soybeans: Seed Quality Issues

🕔Oct 9, 2018Let’s face it – we’ve had historic rains in parts of Ohio during 2018 and we are now observing many late season issues that come with this.  Seed quality is […]

Michigan Soybeans: Seed Quality Considerations for 2018

🕔Mar 22, 2018While much of the soybean seed sold in Michigan will have warm germination rates listed at 90 percent, some seed lots will be tagged at 85 percent and some may […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Poor Seed Quality Reported – What’s the Cause?

🕔Sep 8, 2017With soybean harvest in Arkansas just beginning, we are receiving many reports of poor seed quality in many of these fields (Figure 1).  Many are placing the blame for this […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Protecting Seed Quality

🕔Aug 21, 2017Given the excessive rainfall that has occurred across many areas of Mississippi, there are questions regarding soybean seed quality and application of fungicides to manage this issue.

Florida Peanuts: The Role of Stress Memory on Seed Quality

🕔Mar 24, 2017For as long as crops have been domesticated, farmers have been selecting seed from the best performing plants; based primarily on their yield and relative performance. In some cases, a […]

Texas Wheat: Farmer-Saved Seed Quality Should Be Checked Before Planting

🕔Nov 5, 2015Producers across the Rolling Plains and Central Texas who have not planted winter wheat or those who are seeing spotty stands in earlier-planted wheat might consider their seed quality, according […]

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