All Posts by Stephanie Porter

Maturity Group Musings: Top 10 Facts You Should Know about Soybean Maturities

August 21, 2017

Planting Strategies

Maturity Group Musings: Top 10 Facts You Should Know about Soybean Maturities

Does Poor Soil Fertility Contribute to SDS Outbreak?

July 21, 2017

Sustainability Practices

Will high soil test K levels protect against SDS or other diseases? More is not always better

What Rot Will Be Hot?

June 19, 2017

Disease Management

Weird spring—wet and cool early, followed by hot and dry. What diseases will prevail?

Top 5 Reasons to Reduce Your Soybean Populations

May 09, 2017

Planting Strategies

Seeding rate, actual plant population, and row spacing are all tied together.

What’s the Right Recipe to Coat Naked Soybeans?

April 21, 2017

Planting Strategies

Planting naked seed is increasingly uncommon as seed treatments become the new normal.

Know what SCN is lurking below your soybeans?

April 13, 2017

Insect Management

SCN HG types are the new standard: How do they differ from SCN races and what does it mean to you?

Fungicide Resistance Happens

March 20, 2017

Disease Management

Frogeye leaf spot fungicide resistance exists in soybeans, but not in a distant cousin, gray leaf spot in corn.

Back to Back Soybeans

February 07, 2017

Planting Strategies

The biggest disadvantage of planting soybeans after soybeans will ultimately be the potential for increases in disease as well as soybean cyst nematode (SCN) populations.

Got a Hanker to Learn about Soybean Stem Canker?

December 16, 2016

Disease Management

Symptoms of charcoal rot can be mistaken for symptoms of Diaporthe fungi which cause stem canker and pod and stem blight.