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#Grow 15 Two Takeaways From the East-Central Kansas Field Day By: 08/25/2015 @ 10:43am

At just about every field day in the Midwest this summer, much has been made of the difficulty in controlling waterhemp and Palmer amaranth (or pigweeds). No doubt, the…

#Grow15 The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly By: 08/12/2015 @ 4:07pm

White mold, soybeans, goosnecked corn, 15-inch row soybeans, northeastern South Dakota

#Grow15 Watch for White Mold By: 08/07/2015 @ 8:52am

If your area is having temperatures in the 70s accompanied by wet and humid conditions, watch out. These conditions…

Stratego YLD and Leverage Study Shows 5 Bu./A. and a ROI of $25.29/A By: 08/31/2015 @ 2:23pm

This study evaluates tank mix applications of Stratego® YLD fungicide and Leverage® insecticide on BECK 313NL. Stratego YLD is registered for corn and soybeans, featuring the latest in triazole technology…

Issue Preview: Secrets to Super Soybeans By: 08/31/2015 @ 12:10pm

Several universities from Arkansas to Minnesota have cooperated in a six-year soybean yield project sponsored by the United Soybean Board. They’ve tested products and management practices and the…

Best-Kept Soybean Aphid Management Secret By: 08/10/2015 @ 3:45pm

If you’re looking for one tool that best manages soybean aphids, look to oncoming aphid-resistant varieties. Kelly Tilmon, South Dakota State University Extension soybean entomologist, recently visited with…

Scout Soybeans for Sudden Death Syndrome By: 08/04/2015 @ 4:21pm

Sudden death syndrome (SDS) was detected in mid-April-planted soybeans at the University of Illinois' Northwestern Research Center in Warren County, Illinois. This confirmation comes three weeks earlier…

Watch for Waterhemp By: 07/30/2015 @ 3:53pm

If your soybeans look clean now, great. Don’t take a vacation from watching for waterhemp, though. This wily pigweed family member is just waiting for the slightest canopy opening in order to emerge. If it…

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