Soybeans en Some farmers may be underestimating the need for extreme weed control in corn and soybean fields <div class="field-deck"> Palmer’s explosion is causing soybean field destruction, hand weeding and burning windrows behind the combine. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A University of Arkansas weed scientist says the only way to rid corn and soybean fields of herbicide-resistant weeds is to use cultivation and burning in the fields.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Weeds Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:19:00 +0000 105521 at 6 States report on what pests producers are finding in the corn and soybean fields <div class="node-body gallery-body">Find out what producers are finding in the corn and soybean fields in SIX states.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Field Crops Wed, 20 Jul 2016 20:57:00 +0000 105341 at 6 Pigweed management tactics for late summer <div class="field-byline"> William S. Curran and Dwight Lingenfelter, Penn State University </div> <div class="field-deck"> Managing pigweed can be very challenging, here are six simple options </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Managing pigweeds can be difficult. Check out these six steps to stop the weeds from spreading to your other fields. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Weeds Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0000 105321 at Check soybean fields for defoliating insects before damage is too great <div class="field-byline"> Source: University of Nebraska-Lincoln </div> <div class="field-deck"> The most common pest is the first generation bean leaf beetle. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Get out and check soybean fields for defoliation in plants. July is the time, the problem can develop from several types of insects.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Leaf Disease Mon, 18 Jul 2016 15:40:00 +0000 105261 at 5 Ag stories: Soybean aphid scouting, clogged drainage tile and no guarantee on crop yields <div class="node-body gallery-body">Check this gallery of five ag stories, that can tip you off on to what is happening in your fields. Find out what pests are lurking, when it's time to spray insecticide to control soybean aphids and what might be causing an increase in plugged drainage tile.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Insects Fri, 15 Jul 2016 15:51:00 +0000 105231 at Will U.S. Soybean production square up the global balance sheet? <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybeans caught a slight bid Friday morning, but many insiders believe the market now looks poised to test major psychological and technical support in the $10-10.20 range vs. the NOV16 contract. </p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Fri, 08 Jul 2016 21:31:00 +0000 105101 at What bullish wild cards are left for the soybean market? <div class="node-body blog-body"><p> Soybean traders continue to aggressively doubt the balance sheet. The bulls are saying despite the USDA forecasting a new record number of soybean acres being planted, 83.7 million, we could still be looking at ending stocks sub-200 million. </p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Marketing Soybeans Forward Contracts Futures Hedge-to-arrive Hedges Marketing and Promotion Options Grain Market Viewpoint Tue, 05 Jul 2016 21:34:00 +0000 105021 at Latest acreage report shows increase in corn, soybeans <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The June USDA Acreage Report is always highly anticipated, because it becomes the first hard data after the March USDA Plantings Intentions Report to give an indication of crop production levels in a given growing season, as of June 1.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Marketing Soybeans USDA Focus on Ag Tue, 05 Jul 2016 21:24:00 +0000 105001 at Where are land values headed? <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Overall average values of crop ground and grasslands have slipped from the highs of several years ago, but are still historically strong, according to Farmers National Company, the nation’s leading farm and ranch real estate company.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corn Issues Soybeans Prices Fri, 01 Jul 2016 13:58:00 +0000 104961 at 3 Mid-season soybean diseases to scout for <div class="field-byline"> By Anne Dorrance, Ohio State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>As soybean crops enter the growing season, be sure to get into the field and scout for mid-season soybean diseases. Anne Dorrance, professor of soybean pathology, Ohio State University, recommends growers be on the lookout for frogeye leaf spot, soybean rust and brown spot.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans soybean production Conditions and Diseases Thu, 30 Jun 2016 16:54:00 +0000 104941 at <p>Frogeye leaf spot on soybean.</p> Photo: Ohio State University