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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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WSMB Continues Enhanced Nematode Testing Program for 2013

WSMB Continues Enhanced Nematode Testing Program for 2013 Shawn Conley, WI State Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Four out of every five animals on earth today is a nematode so it is not surprising that agricultural fields are home to … Continue reading

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Cultural Weed Management Practice Changes in the Midwest

Cultural Weed Management Practice Changes in the Midwest Shawn Conley (Extension Soybean and Small Grain Specialist), Vince M. Davis (Extension Weed Scientist) Dr. Kevin Bradley from the University of Missouri is conducting an on-line survey across the Midwest to assess … Continue reading

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Winners of the 2012 WI Soybean Contest are Announced

Winners of the 2012 WI Soybean Contest are Announced Shawn Conley, WI State Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist The 1st place winner in Division 4, Bahr Farms of Belmont grew Trelay 24RR19 and harvested 82.6 bu/a. In second place, Nick … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Oats and Barley Performance Tests—2013

Wisconsin Oats and Barley Performance Tests—2013 John Mochon, small grains program manager, and Shawn Conley, soybean and wheat Extension specialist The Wisconsin oats and barley performance trials are conducted each year with the producer’s needs in mind. Trials include released … Continue reading

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2012 Area Soybean Conferences

2012 Area Soybean Conferences MEETING LOCATIONS Tuesday, Dec. 11 – Holmen Drugan’s Castle Mound Highway 53 north, W7665 Slvester Road, Holmen, WI. Wednesday, December 12 – Ripon Royal Ridges 1 Westgate Drive, Ripon, WI. Thursday, December 13 – Janesville Americas … Continue reading

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