Soybeans: Scientists Work to Get Handle on Taproot Decline Oct 11, 2021

🕔Oct 11, 2021
A monster that lives by eating the dead is hiding underground, and it has developed a taste for soybeans. For the past two years, Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station researchers have […]

Alabama Soybeans: Taproot Decline Emerging as New Problem Sep 14, 2021

🕔Sep 14, 2021
Taproot decline (TRD) is appearing in more soybean fields at higher levels than in previous years based on recent observations in Alabama. Taproot decline is caused by the fungus Xylaria necrophora, […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Dealing with Root Diseases – Podcast Aug 20, 2021

🕔Aug 20, 2021
From the Crop Doctors’ Podcast studio in Stoneville, Tom and Jason discuss root diseases in soybean.  They compare symptoms and techniques to diagnose taproot decline, sudden death syndrome, and southern […]

Mississippi Soybean: Taproot Decline – What You Should Know – Podcast Jun 8, 2021

🕔Jun 8, 2021
Trey Price with the LSU AgCenter sits down in the Crop Doctor’s Podcast studio in Stoneville to share his experiences with taproot decline of soybean in Louisiana.

Midwest Farmers: 2 Southern Soybean Diseases Moving Your Way – DTN Apr 25, 2019

🕔Apr 25, 2019
University of Illinois Extension plant pathologist Nathan Kleczewski wants Midwest farmers to add two emerging soybean diseases to their lexicon this year: taproot decline and red crown rot. Taproot decline […]

Tennessee Soybeans: Taproot Decline – A New Disease to Deal With Sep 17, 2018

🕔Sep 17, 2018
Taproot decline (TRD) is a new disease to us in Tennessee and other states in the Southeast. A member of the genus (Xylaria) was first isolated from soybean in Ethiopia […]

Alabama Soybeans: Taproot Decline Continues to Spread Aug 30, 2018

🕔Aug 30, 2018
Taproot decline (TRD) was detected in a soybean field near Belforest in Baldwin County this week.  The disease, first detected in Alabama in 2016, has now been found in 21 […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Unraveling the Mysteries of Taproot Decline Jul 24, 2018

🕔Jul 24, 2018
Superb sleuthing among plant pathologists in three states helped track down the culprit whose symptoms included soybean seedling death, yellow leaves and lower yields. Taproot decline, a disease first noticed […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Southern Blight and Taproot Rot May 22, 2018

🕔May 22, 2018
Calls regarding the observation of root diseases feel a little earlier than normal this year. Young soybean plants killed in small groups, or along a planted row are a common […]

Mississippi Soybeans: Taproot Decline, Sudden Death Syndrome More Active Than Normal Jul 3, 2017

🕔Jul 3, 2017
Mississippi State University Extension Services have received lots of calls over the past several weeks regarding root rot or plants that appear to have sudden death syndrome.

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