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  • Welcome to Soy Masters by Syngenta1:02

    Welcome to Soy Masters by Syngenta

    Information shared on this site are general considerations. Always consider the specific situation on your field and exercise good agronomic practices.

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  • Is this a 100 bu/ac stand? Check out the photo and choose the answer.

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  • Think Early Control for Volunteer Corn

    Think Early Control for Volunteer Corn

    Steve Johns, Syngenta Agronomic Sales Rep, advises growers to plan to control volunteer corn early. Don't be complacent – it's a weed that will steal yield from your soybeans.

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  • June Planted Soybeans

    June Planted Soybeans

    Leanne Freitag, Syngenta Agronomic Services Support Manager, explains how late planting affects soybean maturity & yield. Learn how adapted varieties can help make the most of the growing season.

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  • Wireworms Have Multi-year Impact

    Wireworms Have Multi-year Impact

    This pest can persist in soil for years and affect several different crops. You can scout for wireworms using baiting techniques, but it is best to protect your soybean seed.

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  • White Grubs Thrive on Soybean Roots

    White Grubs Thrive on Soybean Roots

    Syngenta Seedcare Technical Lead Abhi Deora compares the three different species of white grubs to watch for, and explains ID and management tips to protect your soybeans from these pests.

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  • What's Wrong With This Stand? Check out the photo and choose the answer.

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  • Crop Residue Invites Seedcorn Maggot

    Crop Residue Invites Seedcorn Maggot

    Syngenta Seedcare Technical Lead Abhi Deora explains how crop residue attracts seedcorn maggots, and what management tips can be implemented to protect your soybeans from below-ground feeding.

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  • Henry Ford made a prototype vehicle known as the “Soybean Car” – the world’s first plastic car – in 1941.

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  • The Buzz about Sulphur on Soybeans

    The Buzz about Sulphur on Soybeans

    Soybean and Soil Fertility Specialists discuss the research that's underway to determine if sulphur on soybeans can have an effect on yield, and under what conditions that this may be possible.

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  • Managing Herbicide Resistance on Sandy Soils

    Managing Herbicide Resistance on Sandy Soils

    Soybean growers have effective control options for managing glyphosate-resistant Canada fleabane. But, on sandy soils should note some specific considerations related to soil organic matter and pH.

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  • Seed Treatments Help Manage Fusarium Associated Diseases in Soybeans

    Seed Treatments Help Manage Fusarium Associated Diseases in Soybeans

    Last year's DON issues in corn remain top of mind. Syngenta Seedcare™ Technical Lead, explains the three main soybean diseases associated with Fusarium and the role of seed treatments in management.

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  • Managing Weed Shifts: Canada Fleabane and Waterhemp

    Managing Weed Shifts: Canada Fleabane and Waterhemp

    Resistant weeds are tough to tackle for soybean growers. Learn how to control them with scouting regimes, record keeping, multiple modes of action and other best practices.

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  • Managing Glyphosate Resistant Weeds5:52

    Managing Glyphosate Resistant Weeds

    Managing Canada fleabane and waterhemp? Joe Vink teaches us his tips and tricks on how to identify and best manage glyphosate resistant weeds.

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  • Fine-Tuning Stand Counts4:39

    Fine-Tuning Stand Counts

    Soybean grower Ethan Moore discusses his 2018 season and what key learnings he'll be bringing to 2019.

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  • Seed Treatments Help Make Every Seed Count

    Seed Treatments Help Make Every Seed Count

    We need to manage soybeans with the same expectations as our corn crop. If 20 to 30 percent of soybean seed isn't emerging, it's time to look at environment and management.

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  • 2019 Variety Selection and Positioning Guide

    2019 Variety Selection and Positioning Guide

    The 2019 Variety Selection and Positioning Guide will help soybean growers select the right soybean variety for their management zone and disease pressure.

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  • Grower Spotlight: Essex County Grower Hits 75 Bushels

    Grower Spotlight: Essex County Grower Hits 75 Bushels

    Greg Iler of Essex County shares his story of withstanding some of the toughest tests Mother Nature can throw at us.

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  • Picket Fence Soybeans

    Picket Fence Soybeans

    Typically, the term ‘picket fence’ is reserved for assessing corn stands, but it’s time to add it to your soybean vocabulary, especially if you want to grow a 70-bushel crop.

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  • Inoculants for Optimal Nodulation

    Inoculants for Optimal Nodulation

    Syngenta agronomist Doug Fotheringham explains the benefits of using inoculants on your soybeans, how to know which type is best for your farm and other tips to get optimal nodulation.

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  • Control the Controllable for Higher Yield

    Control the Controllable for Higher Yield

    When no two seasons are the same, growers know that Mother Nature can throw anythng our way. Make decisions that will protect your soybean crop from early-season threats.

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  • NK® Soybean Variety Trial in Drumbo, Ontario1:57

    NK® Soybean Variety Trial in Drumbo, Ontario

    NK® Soybean varieties were put to the test across different soil types to see how they behave. Watch Agronomic Sales Rep Marijke Van Andel discuss insights from a GxExM site in Drumbo, Ontario.

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  • Problems this Season: Insects4:00

    Problems this Season: Insects

    Syngenta's agronomic sales rep, Marijke Van Andel disusses what insect threats were most prominent in Ontario and how growers can prepare for next year using genetics and seed treatments.

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  • Problems this Season: Diseases6:14

    Problems this Season: Diseases

    Syngenta's agronomic sales rep, Marijke Van Andel does a recap of diseases that affected Ontario soybean crops this season.

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