February 11, 2021
Phytophthora Soybean Seedling Disease

Soybean Seedling Disease Series Part 1: Phytophthora – The Silent Killer

Under negative conditions, seed treatment can be the difference between a solid stand and failure. Phytophthora, Rhizoctonia, Pythium and Fusarium are the most common seedling diseases […]
February 11, 2021
Rhizoctonia

Soybean Seedling Disease Series Part 2: Rhizoctonia – The Root Killer

Today is part 2 (Rhizoctonia) of our 4-part Seedling Disease Series. If you missed part 1, check it out here.  We’re highlighting the top seedling diseases that haunt farmers […]
February 11, 2021
Pythium

Soybean Seedling Disease Series Part 3: Pythium – The Seedling Killer

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 […]
February 11, 2021
Fusarium

Soybean Seedling Disease Series Part 4: Fusarium- The Dry Rot

Today is #4 in our four-part series on soybean seedling diseases. So far, we have covered Phytophthora, Rhizoctonia and Pythium. Today we will focus on Fusarium. What contributes to it and what you can do […]
January 21, 2021

Phytophthora Gene Guide 101

The world of soybean genetics is always changing. Do you have a handle on genes and what they protect against? It’s important you place the right […]
January 8, 2021

Top 7 Management Decisions You Can Make to Control White Mold

Why were 2017 and 2019 such devastating White Mold years? The simple answer – the conditions for White Mold were just right. The most important thing […]
June 5, 2020

Dicamba Ruling – Does it Affect Your Farm?

The ag world is buzzing with the news of this week’s court ruling blocking the sale of in-season applications of dicamba in soybeans. While this is […]
May 19, 2020

The Soybean Population Sweet-Spot: NDSU & PFS Agree!

As May rolls in, so does spring fever! Spring fever symptoms are those very familiar to farmers: restlessness, loss of appetite, and daydreaming as we wait for the planters to […]
April 21, 2020

Ole & Sven Over the Years: Research You Can Use

In 2005 we introduced the Ole & Sven Research Plot here at our headquarters in Prosper. Ole & Sven was created to localize our agronomic research and […]
March 16, 2020
seed treatment

Seed Treatment 101: How to Protect Your Soybeans

Should you be treating your soybeans this season? If you’ve never used soybean seed treatment before you probably have questions. To help you with this decision, […]
January 24, 2019

Thank You Production Growers! Quality At It’s Finest.

This time of year, with harvest wrapped up and the holiday season in full swing, we are well into the throngs of buying season. With every […]
December 6, 2018

Research Suggests Traits Do Not Provide Yield Advantage.

We have all heard the advertising from other companies. The ones claiming  Company A’s Roudup Ready 2 Xtend varieties out-yield competitors by 5.6 bushels or company […]