All Posts by Stephanie Porter

Agronomy: Risks of Saving and Replanting Roundup Ready® Soybean Seed from Harvest

March 16, 2016

Harvest Strategies

Recently, with the expiration of the U.S. patent of the original Roundup Ready soybean trait (RR1) in 2014 and the third party patent in 2015, many questions about saving seed have started to surface.

Agronomy: Can Bees Increase Soybean Yields?

February 26, 2016


In some crops bees are necessary for pollination and seed production.

Weed Management: New Herbicide Systems in Soybeans

February 15, 2016

Weed Management

There are a number of new herbicide systems coming in soybeans in 2016 and 2017.

Disease Management: Who Saw Sudden Death Syndrome in Soybeans During 2015?

January 19, 2016

Disease Management

A common question at many agronomic meetings this winter has been “Why did we not see as much SDS in 2015?”

Agronomy: Does it pay to use a soybean seed treatment?

January 11, 2016

Planting Strategies

The popularity of soybean seed treatments did not come into play until around 2008.

Weed Management: Dealing With Waterhemp Resistance

January 06, 2016

Weed Management

During the last two years waterhemp has exploded in soybean fields.

Agronomy: Growing Continuous Beans: Disease Risk

December 16, 2015

Disease Management

Some growers will decide to plant back to back soybeans because of recent grain market outlooks.

Agronomy: Soybean Selection 101

October 14, 2015

Planting Strategies

As a grower some of the most important decisions you make are the varieties you choose.