Across the state some soybeans have hit the later growth stages and we have a range of tall, beautiful soybeans loaded with pods to short, scraggly, can still see the rows with few pods soybeans and everything in between. Variability rules for the summer of 2015. Over the next couple of weeks watch your fields and take some notes – you can learn a lot at the end of the summer to help make better decisions for 2016. To see photos of all the conditions and symptoms mentioned below, click here.
1. Early dying due to drought – yep, drought – some parts of the state have not had rain in over 2 weeks and the leaves on the plants are turning a pale yellow, leaves are dropping prematurely. If you can dig up the roots – they are white and healthy – no SCN. However, look at the roots, there are few of them. … Continue readingRead More »