We’re breaking down the top four soybean seedling diseases plaguing farmers in ND, MN and SD: Phytophthora, Rhizoctonia, Pythium and Fusarium. We’ve covered Phytophthora and Rhizoctonia. Today we’ll focus on what contributes to Pythium and what you can do to manage it.
There is a long list of diseases waiting throughout the season to take down your yields. An investment in seed treatment protects a soybean variety’s maximum yield potential.
If you have questions about what you’re seeing in your fields, seed placement or seed treatment, drop me a line at Rick@PetersonFarmsSeed.com.
Ready for more? Check out Part 4: Fusarium– The Dry Rot