Midwest – Extreme Weather Gives Pests A Big Opening – DTN Oct 30, 2019

🕔Oct 30, 2019
Weather extremes are a major threat to U.S. row crops, as 2019 demonstrated vividly. But some insects and diseases actually thrive in the chaos of flooding, drought, hail and heavy […]

Nebraska Soybeans: Late Season Diseases Widespread Sep 18, 2019

🕔Sep 18, 2019
Record rainfall during August and continued wet conditions into September are much to blame for the flush of diseases Nebraska’s soybean crop has been experiencing. The following describes some of […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybean: Late Season Disease Notes Sep 11, 2019

🕔Sep 11, 2019
Although it is getting late in this growing season, it is worthwhile to take note of corn and soybean diseases that have developed in fields in Minnesota and the region. […]

Ohio Soybeans: Late Season Foliar Diseases Have Started Sep 10, 2019

🕔Sep 10, 2019
Despite the late planting dates, we did not escape many of the late season diseases that attack soybeans. Sclerotinia stem rot – we found this disease in our research plots today […]

Illinois Soybeans: Seed Treatments for SDS – Don’t Forget Your Base Treatments Jun 21, 2019

🕔Jun 21, 2019
With tight profit margins, and other issues affecting farm profitability, some producers that use iLeVO for helping manage sudden death syndrome (SDS) of soybean have decided to skip including base fungicide treatments in […]

Soybeans: Making June Planted Beans Thrive, 5 Key Points – DTN Jun 3, 2019

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🕔Jun 3, 2019
Many soybeans will be planted in June this year, after persistent rainfall has delayed planting across the Soybean Belt. The good news is June-planted soybeans can thrive, given the right […]

Illinois: How Will Late Planting Affect Crop Diseases? May 16, 2019

🕔May 16, 2019
Most 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 […]

Illinois Soybeans: Early Season Diseases to Watch As The Season Progresses Apr 12, 2019

🕔Apr 12, 2019
Now that the soils are warming, some producers are discussing planting soybeans in the ground.  When considering early planting of soybeans, there are two diseases that should be considered: 1) […]

Minnesota Corn, Soybeans: How Were Diseases in 2018? Nov 5, 2018

🕔Nov 5, 2018
This article is a recap of some of the most common and problematic diseases of soybean and corn in Minnesota in 2018. Looking back at diseases that affected crop growth […]

Iowa Soybeans: Top 3 Diseases of 2018 Oct 17, 2018

🕔Oct 17, 2018
With the 2018 growing season coming to an end, it’s time to bust out the record books and begin logging the most prevalent diseases we’ve seen this year in Iowa […]

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