Soybeans: $1.2Mln Grant Awarded to Fight SCN Jan 6, 2022

🕔Jan 6, 2022
University of Georgia plant pathology researcher Melissa Mitchum will co-direct a $1.2 million award from the joint National Science Foundation and U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NSF-NIFA) Plant-Biotic […]

Ohio Soybeans: Done with Harvest? Collect Sample for SCN Analysis! Dec 8, 2021

🕔Dec 8, 2021
Soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is silently gaining territory in Ohio as SCN numbers are rising. The ability to reproduce on soybean cultivars with ‘SCN-resistance’ threatens Ohio soybean production. To take […]

Soybeans: Keep SCN Numbers in Mind When Selecting Seed – DTN Nov 17, 2021

🕔Nov 17, 2021
Soybean cyst nematode is a hidden soybean killer. The parasitic pest can strip soybean yield with nary an above ground symptom. The good news is farmers who have long relied […]

Iowa Soybeans: SCN – Substantial Yield Suppression in PI 88788 Resistance Varieties Nov 12, 2021

🕔Nov 12, 2021
Almost all of the soybean varieties available to Iowa farmers that are resistant to the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) were developed with a breeding line named PI 88788. The SCN […]

Pennsylvania: Good Time to Sample for Soybean Cyst Nematodes Nov 11, 2021

🕔Nov 11, 2021
Soybean cyst nematode is the number one soybean-yield-robbing pathogen in the United States. The nematode can be found in almost every county where soybean is grown, with the exception of Pennsylvania, […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Time to Sample Soil for Pathogenic Nematodes Nov 10, 2021

🕔Nov 10, 2021
Taking soil samples this fall? Why not send them for nematode screening? Take the test and beat the pest!

Ohio Soybeans: Time to Test Fields for SCN Oct 29, 2021

🕔Oct 29, 2021
One of the main reasons soybean cyst nematode (SCN) remains the most economically important pathogen of soybean is that it can cause yield loss between 15 and 30% with absolutely […]

Missouri Soybeans: Harvest Is the Perfect Time to Sample for SCN Oct 27, 2021

🕔Oct 27, 2021
Soybean harvest has already kicked off in Missouri and it is important that farmers test their fields for soybean cyst nematode (SCN). The SCN is the most yield-limiting pathogen of […]

Iowa: Soybean Varieties SCN Resistance Different from PI 88788 Oct 27, 2021

🕔Oct 27, 2021
A recent ICM News article summarized the updated Soybean Cyst Nematode-resistant Soybean Varieties for Iowa ISU Extension publication, available online. The publication provides information on 872 SCN-resistant soybean varieties available […]

Michigan Soybeans: Avoid Significant Yield Losses by Sampling for SCN Oct 22, 2021

🕔Oct 22, 2021
If you have areas with lower-than-expected soybean yields that cannot be explained, it may be due to soybean cyst nematode (Heterodera glycines). This nematode is a major limiting factor in […]

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