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Soybean and Cotton Farmers Have New Premix Herbicide  By: 05/28/2015 @ 12:45pm

If you’re looking to control annual grasses and small-seeded broadleaves in soybeans, you’ll soon have another option. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)…

Why Weed Control Is Season-Long By: 05/26/2015 @ 12:23pm

The phrase effective multiple modes of action aren’t the easiest one to roll off the tongue, but it’s a good way to…

What You Should Know About Neonicotinoid Insecticide Seed Treatments By: 05/26/2015 @ 12:12pm

Neonicotinoid corn and soybean seed treatments deter early-season insets in corn like seed corn maggots in corn and…

2-Year Study Results - To Add Nitrogen Stabilizers Or Not? By: 05/28/2015 @ 11:48am

Nitrogen stabilizers are commonly used to protect against nitrogen losses when a producer applies a large portion of their nitrogen fertilizer in the fall or early spring. Due to the fact that nitrogen loss…

Large Soybean Plantability Tips - 3 Major Plant Manufacturers By: 04/30/2015 @ 8:54am

This past winter, three major planter manufacturers evaluated our 2015 soybean seed for plantability. This was done knowing that a considerable amount of 2015 Beck’s soybean seed would be larger than…

Video: Soybean Aphids - Agronomy Insider By: 04/14/2015 @ 12:02pm

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6 Ways to Trim Soybean Production Costs in 2015 By: 04/08/2015 @ 9:47am

When economics reach the current level, farmers tend to cut soybean inputs. Researchers led by Seth Naeve, Extension agronomist at the University of Minnesota, conducted a multistate study to evaluate…

Fertility and Herbicide Programs Key to Soybean Yields By: 04/07/2015 @ 11:19am

The overarching theme for 2015 is to cut production costs. If you’re growing more soybeans this year, don’t slash all of your inputs. “When we get into a year like this, farmers will tend to maintain a…

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