Current News

Agronomy

Nitrogen on Soybeans: Here Is What We Know −  Illinois Soybean Association  −  22 February 2017.

Tricking the Soybean to Fix More Nitrogen −  Illinois Soybean Association  −  17 February 2017.

Preparing to Be a Cover Cropper −  Illinois Soybean Association  −  15 February 2017.

How Trapped Phosphate Becomes Dissolved Phosphate −  Illinois Soybean Association  −  10 February 2017.

Phosphorus Management and the 4Rs −  Illinois Soybean Association  −  8 February 2017.

Back to Back Soybeans −  Illinois Soybean Association  −  7 February 2017.

Proper Soil Sampling Can Lead to Better Yields and Profits −  Iowa State University  −  6 February 2017.

Verify Calibration and Distribution When Applying Manure −  Iowa State University  −  3 February 2017.

Breeding

Dow AgroSciences, MS Technologies Receive Patent for Unique Gene Insertion in Enlist E3 Soybeans −  Dow AgroSciences  −  21 February 2017.

New Educational Website Explores Plant Breeding Innovation, Gene Editing −  American Seed Trade Association  −  14 February 2017.

Challenges of Breeding “VIPeas” −  Crop Science Society of America  −  1 February 2017.

Crop Varieties

Cotton Variety Selection Time Is Here −  Texas A&M University  −  14 February 2017.

Choosing Roundup Ready or Liberty Link −  Illinois Soybean Association  −  13 February 2017.

Diagnostics

Agdia Launches 30 Minute DNA Test for Xylella fastidiosa −  Agdia  −  21 February 2017.

Agdia Commercializes Rapid DNA Test for Detection of Bacterial Canker Pathogen in Tomato −  Agdia  −  14 February 2017.

ImmunoStrip for Detection of Potato Virus A Now Available From Agdia −  Agdia  −  6 February 2017.

Forage and Rangeland Management

Producers of Dual-Purpose Wheat Should Check for First Hollow Stem Stage −  Oklahoma State University  −  20 February 2017.

Fertilize Forages Early to End Hay Feeding −  University of Arkansas  −  17 February 2017.

Insect Pests / Entomology

Repellant Could Keep Dangerous Beetles Away From Avocado Trees −  University of Florida  −  23 February 2017.

When to Use Insecticidal Seed Treatment in Soybeans −  Illinois Soybean Association  −  22 February 2017.

Spider Mite Control in Corn Aided By Moisture −  Texas A&M University  −  21 February 2017.

Resistance Management Plan for Soybean Aphid −  Iowa State University  −  14 February 2017.

Signs of Insecticide Resistance Appear in Soybean Aphid Treatments −  Iowa State University  −  1 February 2017.

Miscellaneous

Cultivating Cool-for-Cash-Crops −  American Society of Agronomy  −  22 February 2017.

Installing Solar Arrays Becomes More Attractive for Farmers −  Iowa State University  −  7 February 2017.

Nematology

COPeO Prime Seed Treatment Offers Broad Spectrum Nematode Control to Cotton Growers −  Bayer CropScience  −  22 February 2017.

Last County in Iowa Found Infested With SCN −  Iowa State University  −  1 February 2017.

Plant Disease

Humid Fall Will Cause Moldy Corn Sightings This Spring −  Iowa State University  −  9 February 2017.

Weed Management

New Rice Growing Plan Uses Same Weed Control −  Mississippi State University  −  23 February 2017.

Syngenta Identifies Key Strategies to Fight Weed Resistance −  Syngenta Crop Protection-US  −  23 February 2017.

Spring Tillage Ineffective for Glyphosate-Resistant Italian Ryegrass Control −  Mississippi State University  −  17 February 2017.

Early Weed Control Pays Off −  University of Arkansas  −  3 February 2017.