Oklahoma Wheat: 6 Disease, Insect Considerations Before Fall Planting

🕔Jul 23, 20181. Planting date Much of the winter wheat in Oklahoma is sown with the intent of being used as a dual-purpose crop. In such a system, wheat is grazed by […]

Illinois: I Used a Seed Treatment. Why Did I Get Seedling Disease?

🕔Jun 18, 2018After the recent deluge, Illinois soybean producers have been hit hard with seedling diseases.  A common question many people are asking is, “I used a seed treatment, so why am I […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Insecticide Seed Treatment – Necessary After a Cover Crop? – Video

🕔Jun 14, 2018Dr. Scott Stewart discusses his latest research on the impact of seed treatments and burndown timing in soybeans planted behind a cover crop.

Mississippi: Seed Technology Short Course, Stoneville, July 31-Aug. 1

🕔Jun 11, 2018Seed-applied technologies and seed treatment processes will be among the topics covered at this year’s MSU Seed Technology Short Course.    The Mississippi State University Extension Service and Mississippi Agricultural […]

Michigan Soybeans: 9 Recommendations for Late-Planted Fields

🕔May 24, 2018Soybean planting has been delayed by the frequent and heavy rain events occurring this spring. As a result, many soybean fields will be planted in June and producers need to […]

Corn, Soybeans: Seedling Troubleshooting – DTN

🕔May 17, 2018 ACTIONABLE INSIGHTS: Dig up entire seedlings to best diagnose pest and disease problems. If you find disease or feeding, check your seed treatment label to see what worked or didn’t […]

North Carolina Cotton: At-Planting Thrips Insecticide Recommendations

🕔Apr 3, 2018Tobacco thrips are the most common thrips species that infest North Carolina cotton. Because most tobacco thrips populations are resistant to the neonicotinoid-group insecticide seed treatments, there has been a […]

North Carolina Corn: Insecticidal Seed Treatments, In-Furrow Insecticides – Are They Worth It?

🕔Apr 3, 2018Are insecticidal seed treatments and in-furrow insecticides worth it in corn? Our evidence from North Carolina is mixed. The reason for this is that we cannot always predict when soil-dwelling […]

Louisiana Soybeans: Proper Early-Season Decisions Crucial for High Yields

🕔Mar 20, 2018In Louisiana, soybean planting practices vary across the state, due in large part to varying environments and cropping systems. Planting date, seeding rate, and seeding depth decisions should all be […]

Virginia Cotton: In-Furrow, Seed Treatments – Is Change Coming?

🕔Mar 16, 2018The options for in-furrow and seed treatment plant protection from thrips, nematodes, and disease offers producers a lot of choice.  We pushed the easy button for the first 20 years […]

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