Early Season

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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

    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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  • 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 White Mould2:19

    Managing White Mould

    Agronomic Sales Rep Merijke Van Andel talks about a the threat of white mould in Ontario. Management needs to start early.

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  • Do Planters or Drills Fit Your Farm Best?

    Do Planters or Drills Fit Your Farm Best?

    What's right for you depends on the length of growing season in your area, the field’s yield potential, and your ability to customize seed population by field.

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  • Critical Weed-Free Period in Soybeans

    Critical Weed-Free Period in Soybeans

    As you prepare for the upcoming growing season, make sure you have a solid plan in place to keep your soybeans weed-free until V3 to maximize your soybean yield potential.

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  • Precision Ag Opportunities for Soys

    Precision Ag Opportunities for Soys

    How do growers capitalize on precision ag systems for soybeans? It starts with mapping production zones throughout their fields.

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