The WI Soybean Marketing Board (WSMB) sponsors free nematode testing to help producers stay ahead of the most important nematode pest of soybean, the soybean cyst nematode (SCN). Eggs of SCN persist in the soil between soybean crops so a … Continue reading
The 29th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.
Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Variable soil types, knolls, flooding and drought have left many growers with extreme in-field variability of soybean maturity. There are areas in fields where the soybean seed is 13% or less moisture adjacent … Continue reading
The 22nd issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.
The 28th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.
Damon L. Smith – Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin As the fall is approaching and crop harvest plans are being made, it is important to continue to assess disease issues in corn and soybean. These assessments aren’t being … Continue reading
Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist The Wisconsin soybean crop is slowly starting to mature, however many growers and crop consultants are still concerned about the risk of frost damage to late planted fields. In soybean an extended period … Continue reading
The 21st issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.
Dr. Damon Smith, University of Wisconsin, talks about brown stem rot (BSR) of soybean. BSR can be a significant problem in years where the spring is wet and cool resulting in infection by the fungus Phialophora gregata soon after emergence. … Continue reading
Francisco Arriaga, University of Wisconsin Extension Soil Scientist 1. Long-Term Conventional and No-tillage Systems Compared Soil pit discussion of two tillage systems (conventional vs. no-tillage) that have been managed for over 25 years in a corn-soybean rotation. Differences in soil … Continue reading