Dry conditions across Ontario have amplified moisture stress, nutrient deficiency symptoms, insect feed and disease symptoms in soybeans, according to OMAFRA's latest field crop report.
Soybean seeding is nearing completion in most areas of Manitoba, with germination and emergence of soybean crops well underway. Dry bean planting is approximately 30 per cent complete, and field pea planting is now wrapped up, according to the Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers Bean Report. | READ MORE
Until recently, iron (Fe) deficiencies in field crops in the prairies were mostly unheard of until soybean acreages began to expand. In Saskatchewan, with the growing acreage of soybeans, iron deficiency chlorosis (IDC) began to show up in some soybean fields under certain soil and environmental conditions.
The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) in Canada has granted approval for the registration of Lumiderm insecticide seed treatment from Corteva (the agriculture division of DowDuPont) for soybeans for control of bean leaf beetle and soybean aphid. Lumiderm will be commercially available for 2019 spring planting. Lumiderm seed treatment provides soybean seedlings with…
Soybean is rich in protein, which is great for the humans and animals eating it. But this high protein content comes at a cost.
Soy Canada is developing a comprehensive strategic market readiness plan for the industry - the first plan of this kind to involve the entire soybean value chain, including plant breeders, growers, exporters, processors and other value-chain partners.Soy Canada has defined the destination for this strategic plan and is now seeking…
Imagine being able to harvest an extra eight to 10 bushels per acre of soybeans without spending another dime. According to Kris Ehler, a seed agronomist with Ehler Bros. Seed, a family-owned business based near Thomasboro, Illinois, all you have to do is plant soybeans early.Ehler Bros. Seed has been…
Scientists working to increase soybean oil content tend to focus their efforts on genes known to impact the plant’s seeds, but a Purdue University study shows that genes affecting other plant parts deserve more attention.Wild-type soybeans contain bloom, a powdery substance originating in the pod that can coat seeds. This…
'Soil Your Undies' experiment in EloraMon Jul 23, 2018 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
Intercropping Field DayTue Jul 24, 2018 @10:00AM - 05:00PM
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