Illinois Soybeans: How Can You Make Up for Poor Seed Quality?

🕔Feb 8, 2019This year many in the Illinois agricultural community have had questions and concerns regarding soybean seed quality.  If you recall, many areas in Illinois suffered from persistent late season rains which delayed […]

Soybeans: Variable Seeding Rates – Maximizing Performance

🕔Feb 5, 2019The majority of new planters are capable of variable rate seeding (VRS), or planting different amounts of seed in predetermined zones within a field based on a “prescription.” For VRS […]

Higher Soybean Seeding Rates: Making The Case For Weed Suppression

🕔Jan 31, 2019“Mark Licht is telling us to plant 120-140K soybeans.  Tells us why more isn’t cost effective. You tell us 160K 15” rows for weeds.  I wish you all would coordinate your story. […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Weather Impacts on Crop Preparation – Podcast

🕔Jan 17, 2019Jason and Bobby sit down with Tim Clements, a soybean producer from Greenville, MS. Topics include the Mississippi Soybean Promotion Board, field ruts, burndown, and soybean planting date.

Western Nebraska Soybeans: Seeding Practices and Nitrogen Management

🕔Jan 4, 2019Continuous corn is the most common irrigated crop sequence in southwest Nebraska. Although rotating to other crops, such as soybeans, can mitigate some production issues of continuous corn and often […]

Virginia Field Reports: Rains Keeping Ground Saturated

🕔Jun 26, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending June 24, 2018. REPORTER COMMENTS BY COUNTY – Comments are based on remarks made by extension agents, farmers, commodity specialists, and other […]

Virginia Soybeans: Plenty of Time Left to Plant, Don’t Rush into Wet Fields

🕔May 24, 2018Recent heavy rains have led to temporary flooding of numerous soybean fields throughout Virginia and put us behind with soybean planting .  Only 26% of the crop was planted as […]

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 […]

Alabama Soybeans: Planting Date Effect on Yields

🕔May 14, 2018The optimum time to plant indeterminate soybeans in north Alabama is mid-April through the first week in May if soil temperatures and environmental conditions are suitable. Soil temperatures should be […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Crop Starting Slow Across the State

🕔May 11, 2018At about 2.2 million acres, soybeans are easily the state’s biggest row crop with a flexible planting window that puts them in the clean-up position when farmers cannot plant other […]

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