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 […]

Michigan Soybeans: Improving Emergence in Soils Prone to Crusting

🕔May 10, 2018Some areas of Michigan received pounding rain events soon after planting, and the weather-related planting delays will probably cause soybean producers to till or plant some of their fields when […]

Michigan Soybeans: Planting – Be Patient Yet Prudent About Wet Weather

🕔May 10, 2018The weather-induced planting delays and an extended weather forecast calling for wetter than normal conditions have many producers feeling pressured to plant soybeans. It seems like this is a good […]

Soybeans: Prospects for Timely Planting of the 2018 Crop

🕔May 2, 2018In a farmdoc daily article on April 25, 2018, we examined the prospects for timely planting of the U.S. corn crop in 2018. Our computations indicated that there was still […]

Ohio Soybeans: Planting Date, Seeding Rate, and Row Width

🕔May 1, 2018Before heading out to the field this spring, download a free pdf of the recently revised Ohio Agronomy Guide available here. Also, check out other information related to soybean management here. […]

Michigan Soybeans: Don’t Skip Burndown Herbicide Applications This Spring

🕔Apr 26, 2018Cooler temperatures and wetter conditions this spring 2018 have led to slower than normal weed growth and a slower start to field work around Michigan.

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