Best Practices

  • Seed Treatment Helps Manage DON Concerns

    Seed Treatment Helps Manage DON Concerns

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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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  • 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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  • Think Fertility When Setting High-Yield Goals

    Think Fertility When Setting High-Yield Goals

    Growers really do have the capability to intensively manage fertility and help reach that 70-bushel goal. When it comes to high-yielding soybeans, fertility is absolutely critical.

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  • Intensifying Management Doesn’t Cost More

    Intensifying Management Doesn’t Cost More

    To hit 70 bushels, you don’t always have to spend more money on seed. You may be able to reduce seed costs, but you also have to protect that seed from a potentially challenging environment.

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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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  • Closing Gaps With Higher Emergence

    Closing Gaps With Higher Emergence

    Soybean stand establishment is essential for a successful crop. Uniform seedling emergence requires careful management and protecting the crop’s yield potential with seed treatment.

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  • Picket Fence Soybeans

    Picket Fence Soybeans

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  • You Can Grow 70-Bushel Soybeans

    You Can Grow 70-Bushel Soybeans

    In Ontario, the provincial average runs around 47 bushels per acre, but some growers are hitting the 70-bushel mark – and with the right management mindset you can, too.

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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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  • Crop Canopy Index3:40

    Crop Canopy Index

    The Crop Canopy Index is a numerical value that helps growers understand the uniqueness of their soybean varieties and how it affects the yield.

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  • Playing Detective Puts More Bushels in Your Bin

    Playing Detective Puts More Bushels in Your Bin

    Make sure your soybean yield is the best it can be by understanding what kind of disease and pest challenges parts of your field are susceptible to.

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  • Look for In-season Opportunities to Protect and Increase Yield

    Look for In-season Opportunities to Protect and Increase Yield

    Agronomic Service Representative Doug Fotheringham goes through the management opportunities to influence pod fill and yield throughout the season.

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  • Get the Most Out of a Crop Tour

    Get the Most Out of a Crop Tour

    Going on crop tours can be exciting, but they also take you away from your farm. Ensure your next crop tour is a productive use of your time by following these handy tips.

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  • Managing Sudden Death Syndrome2:24

    Managing Sudden Death Syndrome

    Agronomic Sales Rep Shawn Brenneman shares tips for preventing sudden death syndrome in Ontario soybean crops.

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  • Manage Risk and Increase Yields with Fungicides

    Manage Risk and Increase Yields with Fungicides

    Agronomic Services Manager Eric Richter talks about the four pillars of disease management. Use his tips to manage your risk and increase the yield of your soybeans.

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  • Canopy Index Will Help Maximize Yield

    Canopy Index Will Help Maximize Yield

    As you walk soybean fields this spring and summer pay close attention to canopy management. The two key things to focus on are canopy closure and vegetative growth.

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  • Controlling Disease in-Crop4:10

    Controlling Disease in-Crop

    Agronomic Services Manager Eric Richter shares how a number of practices can help producers manage disease in their soybeans.

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