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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…

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…

Soybean Aphid Population Increasing By: 07/22/2015 @ 11:08am

There have been recent reports of increasing aphid populations in the Midwest and in other regions of the country where…

Dow AgroSciences to Debut Two New Premix Herbicides By: 07/21/2015 @ 3:35pm

Farmers will soon have a couple more tools for managing weeds. Dow AgroSciences announced earlier this month at an agricultural media briefing that federal regulators have approved Surveil, a new premix…

Escalate™ vs. Untreated Study By: 07/15/2015 @ 11:00pm

On June 4, we sent a video highlighting the Beck’s Escalate™ vs. Untreated Study at the London, Ohio Practical Farm Research (PFR)® site. In the video, we did an early comparison of soybean treatments…

Fighting Resistant Weeds in Soybeans is Highlight of UNL Field Day #Grow15 By: 07/03/2015 @ 5:13pm

If you feel like the only way to control herbicide-resistant weeds in soybean fields is with a squad of high school kids armed with hoes, you're not alone. The days of easy weed control using only…

Extended Flooding Could Wipe Out Soybean Crop By: 06/24/2015 @ 9:49am

Farmers across the country are sharing photos of their fields under water, and the precipitation doesn’t seem to be letting up. While the bad luck seems to lie with those who have yet to plant their…

Why You Should Think Small for Weed Control By: 06/03/2015 @ 6:24pm

{[VIDEO]} var rampVidID=106496830 var vidWidth=240 New herbicide technology will give farmers more weed control options. Yet, application timing is also critical. “A lot of people don’t…

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