Stem and root diseases can have a greater impact on soybean yield and quality than foliar diseases. Symptoms typically arrive…
The presence of Soybean Cyst Nematode has been confirmed in Manitoba.
SCN is a microscopic roundworm that parasitizes soybean roots. is a harmful type of nematode and one of the most damaging pests to soybean crops in North America.
Preventative action, early detection and timely management are key in avoiding significant yield loss from SCN.
Two-spotted spider mites (Tetranychus urticae) can be a sporadic pest of soybeans and dry beans in Manitoba. They prefer hot,…
If hail occurs in soybeans at the R6 stage (Figure 1A,B), research in Manitoba has shown that yield loss can…
We may be entering a new dry cycle, meaning we need to revisit strategies to conserve soil moisture.
The impact of fall frost on soybean yield and quality is influenced by the level of soybean maturity.
Reports of green seed issues in soybeans came in during the 2018 harvest.
Good management in storage will help maintain the value of your crop.
After a frost event, fields should be scouted and decisions should be made on a field-by-field basis. If temperatures were…
Wireworms and recent on-going research in Manitoba for this pest.
Root rot symptoms are often overlooked by farmers seeking to identify the cause of under performance in a crop.
The following risk assessment was developed to help farmers and agronomists identify where seed treatments are most likely to be beneficial by describing the factors that influence soil insect populations and fungal pathogens
The lower the moisture content of the soybean seed, the more likely it is to suffer damage during air seeding.
Soybean seeding rates were explored by the MPSG On-Farm Network in 2018 at 15 on-farm trial locations across Manitoba.
Potassium fertility management for soybeans.
What seeding date and depth maximizes soybean yield?
A moisture content of about 13 percent at harvest is optimal for mitigating mechanical damage.
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