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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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  • Looking at the Future of NK® Soybeans in Eastern Canada4:41

    Looking at the Future of NK® Soybeans in Eastern Canada

    Dan Wright, Head of Seeds for Syngenta Canada says growers can have confidence that NK brand soybeans will perform in their area because the varieties are locally bred and tested in Eastern Canada.

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  • Herbicide Resistance: Non-Target Site Resistance1:31

    Herbicide Resistance: Non-Target Site Resistance

    Leanne Freitag, Agronomic Services Support Manager, explains non-target site resistance and shows what can happen within plants to prevent herbicides from working effectively.

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  • What happened here? Check out the photo and choose the answer.

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  • Catching a Silent Yield Robber

    Catching a Silent Yield Robber

    Greg Tylka, Professor and Nematologist from Iowa State University, shares SCN resistance management strategies. Rotation of resistant varieties, non-host crops and seed treatments all play a role.

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  • Herbicide Resistance: Understanding Target Site Resistance2:43

    Herbicide Resistance: Understanding Target Site Resistance

    Leanne Freitag, Agronomic Services Support Manager, demonstrates and discusses target site resistance that pests can develop to herbicides.

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

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  • Soy Masters Survey: How are we doing?

    Soy Masters Survey: How are we doing?

    Are we giving you the info you need to grow a better crop of soybeans?

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  • 2020 Soybean Seed Guide

    2020 Soybean Seed Guide

    Your first step to higher soybean yields is choosing the right genetics for your field. This guide includes all of our latest varieties plus population recommendations by management zone.

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  • Soy Masters Trivia: What’s behind these yellow spots?

    Soy Masters Trivia: What’s behind these yellow spots?

    It's trivia time! Let's test your soy knowledge. Take a look at this photo and tell us why these soybean leaves are yellowing between the veins.

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  • Managing White Mould with Fungicides and Your Smartphone

    Managing White Mould with Fungicides and Your Smartphone

    Marijke Vanderlaan, Agronomic Sales Rep, says genetics are your first line of defense when it comes to white mould in soys. The Sporecaster app & fungicides are also great tools to protect your yield.

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  • Spider Mites in Soybeans2:44

    Spider Mites in Soybeans

    Agronomic Services Support Manager, Leanne Freitag, explains what to look for when scouting for spider mites in your soybeans and how to control them if found. For more agronomic information like th

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  • Bean Leaf Beetle: Two Generations of Attack

    Bean Leaf Beetle: Two Generations of Attack

    Soybeans are vulnerable to two generations of the bean leaf beetles per year, not including the overwintering population. Seed treatment & scouting are critical to controlling the pest.

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  • Bean Cam App Makes Stand Counts Easy

    Bean Cam App Makes Stand Counts Easy

    Bean Cam, an app developed at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is changing the way growers assess their soybean stands and estimate yield. Find out how to put it to use on your farm.

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  • Ontario soybean growers reported a yield increase of 12.7% to 51.4 bushels per acre in 2018.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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