Iowa: Soybean Cyst Nematodes – Have Our Sorrows Been Drowned?

🕔Jun 24, 2019Those looking for any bit of good news in all of the rain-soaked suffering we have endured this spring have asked if the extreme overabundance of moisture has drowned soybean […]

Illinois: How Will Late Planting Affect Crop Diseases?

🕔May 16, 2019Most Illinois producers are behind in getting corn and soybeans into the ground this year as a result of persistent rains and cool temperatures.  Some people are wondering what this might mean […]

Iowa Soybeans: What’s Behind 2019 Yield Gaps?

🕔May 3, 2019Over the last five years, the North Central region of the U.S. has been responsible for 82 percent of the nation’s soybean harvest. Due to the region’s importance to soybean […]

Minnesota Soybeans: Farmers Sampling for SCN Surprised by What They Find

🕔Apr 17, 2019Sampling program results Samples submitted through the Minnesota SCN sampling and education program originated from 28 Minnesota counties, with the majority of the 363 samples coming from the most newly […]

Ohio: Soybean Cyst Nematode – Samples Requested for Resistance Survey

🕔Mar 19, 2019Lots of news about Soybean cyst nematode at Commodity Classic a couple of weeks ago. We have continued support to run assays and education sessions for farmers throughout the region […]

Illinois Corn, Soybeans: How Will Cold Temps Affect Pests, Pathogens?

🕔Feb 11, 2019Many in the Illinois agricultural community are wondering what effects the recent extreme cold might have on pests and pathogens. While it would be nice if the cold temperatures we are experiencing could […]

Iowa Soybeans: 2018 SCN-Resistant Variety Trial Results

🕔Jan 4, 2019Iowa State University annually evaluates the agronomic performance and nematode control of hundreds of soybean varieties that are resistant to the soybean cyst nematode (SCN). A limited number of SCN-susceptible […]

Mississippi: Free Soybean Cyst Nematode Testing Available

🕔Dec 12, 2018The Mississippi State University Extension Service will offer free testing for a significant crop pest through Aug. 30, 2019. The MSU Extension Plant Diagnostic Lab will conduct free soybean cyst […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Free Soil Screenings for Nematode Pathogens – Podcast

🕔Dec 7, 2018It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and Dr. Heather Kelly is sharing the gift of free screenings for soil borne pathogens. It’s a great value, and it’s not […]

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 […]

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