Chlorpyrifos, Main Ingredient in Lorsban, Gets Another Court Hearing – DTN

🕔Feb 8, 2019The EPA will get another hearing on a federal court’s 2018 order to ban all chlorpyrifos registrations, as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit granted the agency […]

Iowa: Soybean Aphids – 2018 Insecticide Evaluation

🕔Jan 28, 2019Project Description Plots were established at two locations in 2018 (ISU Northwest Research Farm and ISU Northeast Research Farm). Syngenta NK S24-K2 brand soybean was used at both locations. Seven insecticidal […]

Minnesota Soybeans: Aphid-Resistant Varieties Updated for 2019

🕔Jan 15, 2019An updated list of commercially available aphid-resistant soybean varieties that are suitable to grow in Minnesota can be found in a revised version of an Extension publication titled, Aphid-Resistant Soybean […]

Minnesota Soybeans: Late-Season Soybean Aphid Management

🕔Aug 10, 2018Aphid populations continue to increase, especially in southern Minnesota where we are seeing more fields surpassing threshold levels and requiring treatment to protect soybean yield. Late-season management of soybean aphids […]

Iowa Soybeans: When Is it Too Late to Spray for Soybean Aphid?

🕔Aug 8, 2018Soybean aphid is the most important insect pest of soybean in Iowa. Foliar insecticides, mostly pyrethroids and organophosphates, have been the primary management tactic for soybean aphid in Iowa since […]

Minnesota: Soybean Aphids Popping Up – Podcast

🕔Jul 19, 2018Welcome to the 5th IPM Podcast for Field Crops – this Podcast is sponsored by the UMN Extension Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program. During the past week soybean aphid populations […]

Ag Research: Soybean Aphids Unaffected by Noise Pollution

🕔Jul 17, 2018Humans are making more sound, and it can interfere with animals finding mates, food and other essential behaviors. Most of the research showing impacts of human-generated sound is largely focused […]

Minnesota: Soybean Aphids – Scouting and Managing Insecticide Resistance

🕔Jul 13, 2018Scouting for soybean aphids in Minnesota soybean fields should be underway. While aphid populations are low in most fields, we have received reports of increasing soybean aphid numbers. In parts […]

Michigan Corn, Soybeans: Look for Soybean Aphids, Western Bean Cutworm

🕔Jul 5, 2018Asiatic garden beetle adults Asiatic garden beetles (and Japanese and false Japanese beetles) pupated and are emerging as adults, i.e., grub damage has ended. In Asiatic garden beetle-infested fields, the […]

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 […]

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