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Anthesis (Flowering) in Wheat

Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Dr. Shawn Conley, the Wisconsin soybean and small grains Extension specialist, visits a wheat field to demonstrate the process. To view the video click on the image below:

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Delayed Planting: Top Three Considerations for Switching Corn Acres to Soybean

Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Instead of complaining right off the bat let me be a glass half full kinda guy….well it looks like the drought of 2012 appears to be over! Ok…with that being said lets talk … Continue reading

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Identifying the Hollow Stem and Jointing Growth Stages in Wheat Video

Identifying the Hollow Stem and Jointing Growth Stages in Wheat Video Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Dr. Shawn Conley, the Wisconsin soybean and small grains Extension specialist, visits a wheat field to demonstrate the process. To view this … Continue reading

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Considerations for Switching Soybean Maturity Groups for Delayed Plantings

Considerations for Switching Soybean Maturity Groups for Delayed Plantings Shawn P. Conley, State Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist John Gaska, Outreach Specialist, University of Wisconsin, Madison Delayed corn planting coupled with frequent rainfall events and poor planting conditions have postponed … Continue reading

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Soybean Emergence and Germination Common Issues

Soybean Emergence and Germination Common Issues Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Common issues growers may have concerning soybean emergence and germination are discuss by Wisconsin State Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Dr. Shawn Conley. In a spring field, … Continue reading

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Strong genetic differences noted in winter wheat winterkill assessments

Strong genetic differences noted in winter wheat winterkill assessments Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Crop development of the WI winter wheat crop continues at a snail pace (Image 1). In a “normal” year I would be cautioning growers … Continue reading

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Watch for Imbibitional Chilling Injury to Soybean in 2013

Watch for Imbibitional Chilling Injury to Soybean in 2013 Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Imbibitional chilling injury is an annual issue associated with field corn but we rarely associate this damage to soybean. Why am I raising this … Continue reading

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2013 WI Soybean Yield Contest is Announced

2013 WI Soybean Yield Contest is Announced Shawn Conley, WI State Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist The Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board launches the 4th annual Wisconsin Soybean Yield Contest. The objective of this program is to encourage the development of … Continue reading

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Forecasted Cold Temperatures will have Little Impact on WI Winter Wheat Crop

Forecasted Cold Temperatures will have Little Impact on WI Winter Wheat Crop Shawn Conley, WI State Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist With cold temperatures, snowfall, and ice accumulation predicted over the next two days (April 12 and 13) there are … Continue reading

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Wheat Stand Assessment: I can tell you if it is alive..too early to say if it is dead!

Wheat Stand Assessment: I can tell you if it is alive..too early to say if it is dead! Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Ice covered wheat fields coupled with strong corn and soybean prices and no field activity … Continue reading

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