My Test Results – Ultra-Early Vs Early Planted Soybeans
By Nick Marley, Southeast Soy Envoy
Ultra-early planting can work but there are risks
How early can soybeans be planted and have a yield advantage? Even with a yield advantage there is quite...
Soybean Planting Tips to Start the Season Right
This article was originally posted by Syngenta's Know More, Grow More agronomy blog
Plant early: Typically, most soybeans are planted between late April...
Sudden Death Syndrome Could Strike Early-Planted Soybeans
Article originally posted on Syngenta's Know More, Grow More agronomy blog.
(SDS) is one of the most destructive soybean diseases, affecting the majority...
Top 5 Reasons to Reduce Your Soybean Populations
By Stephanie Porter, Burrus Sales Agronomist
Original article posted on the Burrus Buzz.
Seeding rate, actual plant population, and row spacing are all tied together. In the past, a higher soybean...
Early planting of soybeans and population
By Kris Ehler, CCA
Planting soybeans early? Consider reducing the population to let the plant exploit this opportunity.
2016 allowed many growers in Illinois to plant soybeans...
Early-Planted Soybeans Prove to be Profitable
By Chad Kalaher, East Central CCA Soy Envoy
Have you ever considered planting soybeans at the same time as corn? What about before corn? Most farmers don’t consider these options because it costs...
Planting on Pace to Set an ‘Early’ Record
By Lance Tarochione, Soy CCA Envoy, Northwest Illinois
Planting started very early in our area, and with the dry spring we’ve experienced planting has progressed at a near record pace. I have personally talked...
Does it pay to use a soybean seed treatment?
By Stephanie Porter
The popularity of soybean seed treatments did not come into play until around 2008. According to Dr. Gary Munkvold, Iowa State University, only about 8%...