Illinois: Soybean Cyst Nematodes – Race Shifts, Cover Crops as Alternative Controls

🕔Jun 5, 2018Among the various soybean pests, Heterodera glycines Ichinohe, known by most as soybean cyst nematode (SCN), continues to be a persistent cause of yield loss for soybean producers.  SCN has been found […]

Minnesota: Soybean Cyst Nematode – The Biggest Yield Inhibitor

🕔Jun 5, 2018What causes an estimated 90,000,000 bushel yield loss of soybean in the North Central U.S. each year? What can cause an eye-popping 30% yield loss without above-ground symptoms? What can […]

Missouri Soybeans: Managing Sudden Death Syndrome and Soybean Cyst Nematodes

🕔Apr 27, 2018Sudden death syndrome SDS is caused by the soil inhabiting fungus Fusarium virguliforme, survives on soybean residues and produces survival structures which can withstand the elements for several years. Its […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Not Too Late To Sample For Nematodes

🕔Mar 21, 2018According to the latest survey, both soybean cyst nematode (SCN) and root knot nematode (RKN) are leading causes of soybean yield losses in portions of the Midsouth. Thus, sampling for these […]

Kentucky Soybeans: Management Tips for Continuous Production

🕔Feb 9, 2018There is a lot of interest this year in second year and even third or more year soybean. If you are thinking about growing continuous soybean this year there are […]

Soybeans: Fight SCN with Varieties Choices, Non-Host Crops, Seed Treatments

🕔Dec 26, 2017The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) continues to be the most-damaging soybean pathogen in the US and Canada. The nematode is widespread in fields through Iowa and much of the Midwest. […]

What’s the Real Deal with Soybean Cyst Nematodes and Cover Crops?

🕔Nov 29, 2017The number of acres planted to cover crops annually has been steadily increasing in recent years throughout the United States. Meanwhile, the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) continues to sit atop […]

Iowa Soybeans: Know Your SCN Numbers

🕔Oct 30, 2017Soybean farmers have kept the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) “in check” for decades simply by growing SCN-resistant soybean varieties. Unfortunately, prolonged use of varieties with SCN resistance genes from a breeding […]

South Dakota Soybeans: Fall’s the Best Time to Sample Soil for Soybean Cyst Nematode

🕔Oct 4, 2017Soybean harvest is nearing as most, if not all, soybeans have turned color or dropped leaves. Fall time is the best time of year to sample and test the soil […]

Soybeans: Sudden Death Syndrome – What Dictates Where it Pops Up? – DTN

🕔Aug 17, 2017Have you ever wondered why one patch of soybeans dies from Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS), while 6 feet away, another patch thrives? The answer may be smaller than you thought […]

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