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1996 Indiana Soybean Composition Data
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1996 Indiana Soybean Composition Data

This two-page publication entitled, "1996 Indiana Soybean Composition Data" discusses specific traits of grains and oilseeds that have been genetically developed for various purposes. Grain quality is defined in terms...

2014 Corn & Soybean Field Guide
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2014 Corn & Soybean Field Guide

This pocket-size, in-field reference provides detailed and descriptive information for corn and soybean producers. Topics include identifying and managing insect, disease, and weeds; diagnosing herbicide injuries; soil f...

2014 Corn & Soybean Field Guide (25/box)
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2014 Corn & Soybean Field Guide (25/box)

This is a box of 25 copies of the Corn & Soybean Field Guide, an in-field reference that provides detailed and descriptive information for corn and soybean producers. Topics include identifying and managing insect, disea...

An Overview of Specialty Corn & Soybean Production in Indiana
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An Overview of Specialty Corn & Soybean Production in Indiana

Specialty grains and oilseeds have a long tradition as part of Indiana's crop mix. This publication addresses questions such as the number of acres devoted to specialty grains in Indiana, the differences in growing speci...

Common Soybean Insects
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Common Soybean Insects

Gives pictures and general information about soybean insects. ...

Corn & Soybean Field Guide App for iPad
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Corn & Soybean Field Guide App for iPad

This is the iPad app version of the popular pocket-size guide. This comprehensive, science-based app provides a range of information to help you effectively manage corn and soybean production. If you have ever used the p...

Corn and Soybean Crop Depredation by Wildlife
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Corn and Soybean Crop Depredation by Wildlife

wildlife damage to field crops is a widespread concern, and the control of wildlife damage to crops is an important component of wildlife management. But given the economic and social importance of both agriculture and ...

Corn Insect Control Recommendations 2013
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Corn Insect Control Recommendations 2013

This publication lists insect pests that attach corn crops and suggest insecticides and chemicals for their control, along with suggested amounts, timing, and placement of application.

Format: PDF.

Diseases of Soybean: Brown Stem Rot
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Diseases of Soybean: Brown Stem Rot

Brown stem rot is considered a minor disease problem in the North Central Region, but in severely infected soybean plantings it can cause up to 30 percent yield loss. This publication examines the symptoms and disease cy...

Diseases of Soybean: Charcoal Rot
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Diseases of Soybean: Charcoal Rot

Charcoal rot, also called summer wilt or dry weather wilt, is a widely distributed disease of soybean, particularly when plants are under heat and drought stresses. This publication examines the symptoms and disease cycl...

Diseases of Soybean: Frogeye Leaf Spot
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Diseases of Soybean: Frogeye Leaf Spot

Frogeye leaf spot is an important foliar disease in hot, humid regions of the United States. The most common initial symptoms are small, yellow spots on the leaves that eventually enlarge to a diameter of about 1/4 inch....

Diseases of Soybean: Fungicide Efficacy for Control of Soybean Diseases
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Diseases of Soybean: Fungicide Efficacy for Control of Soybean Diseases

This publication provides a table that includes the most widely marketed fungicide products to control common diseases in soybean.

Format: PDF.

Pages: 3.

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Diseases of Soybean: Root Knot Nematode
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Diseases of Soybean: Root Knot Nematode

Root knot nematodes cause major damage in soybean in the southern United States, and are a notorious problem because of their wide host range. This publication examines the symptoms or root knot nematode damage, how nema...

Diseases of Soybean: White Mold (Sclerotinia Stem Rot)
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Diseases of Soybean: White Mold (Sclerotinia Stem Rot)

White mold, also called Sclerotinia stem rot, is considered a minor disease in Indiana, but can significantly damage fields throughout most of the northern states. It favors cool, wet conditions during early reproductive...

Drying Soybeans Requires Special Considerations
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Drying Soybeans Requires Special Considerations

This two-page publication entitled, "Drying Soybeans Requires Special Considerations" discusses the need to reduce moisture content in soybeans to a safe storage level. Enclosed is a short review of some tips when usi...

Estimating Corn & Soybean Residue Cover
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Estimating Corn & Soybean Residue Cover

This publication shows corn and soybean producers who use conservation tillage methods how they can estimate and manage crop residue cover....

Frost Risk of the 1996 Indiana Soybean Crop
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Frost Risk of the 1996 Indiana Soybean Crop

This three-page publication entitled, "Frost Risk of the 1996 Indiana Soybean Crop" deals with the amount of risk for soybean crops. Extremely late-planted fields were few and only 10-15% of the crop is at risk. Tabl...

Fungicides for Field Crops
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Fungicides for Field Crops

This guide provides an overview of the current knowledge of fungicides and their use on field crops. This comprehensive book combines past knowledge about fungicides with recent developments in the realm of field crop fu...

Glyphosate, Weeds, and Crops: Corn and Soybean Herbicide Chart
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Glyphosate, Weeds, and Crops: Corn and Soybean Herbicide Chart

This chart can be used to determine modes of action of specific herbicide products. The chart groups herbicides by their modes of action to assist in selecting herbicides to maintain greater diversity in herbicide use, ...

Grain Drill Metering Systems and the Need for Calibration
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Grain Drill Metering Systems and the Need for Calibration

This five-page publication explains that calibrating a soybean grain drill becomes more important as the cost of soybean seed increases. It cites other advantages of calibration, explains how to perform such a calibratio...

Harvesting, Drying, and Storing Frost-Damaged Corn and Soybeans
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Harvesting, Drying, and Storing Frost-Damaged Corn and Soybeans

This eight-page publication entitled, "Harvesting, Drying, and Storing Frost-Damaged Corn and Soybeans" discusses frost damage. How far along the plant was when frost occurred reflects on how best to treat the corn and...

Management Considerations for Relay Intercropping: II. Soybean
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Management Considerations for Relay Intercropping: II. Soybean

Intercropping involves planting soybeans into standing wheat before wheat is harvested. This publication discusses best management practices for soybeans that are intercropped, including variety selection, seed coatings,...

Monitoring and Decision Rules for Western Corn Rootworm Beetles in Soybean
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Monitoring and Decision Rules for Western Corn Rootworm Beetles in Soybean

This resource discusses monitoring and decision rules for western corn rootworm beetles in soybean....

Preparing for Asian Soybean Rust
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Preparing for Asian Soybean Rust

Asian soybean rust was first discovered in the continental United States in late 2004. It's impossible to predict how often the disease will afflict soybean in Indiana, but producers must deal with the possibility of rus...

Preparing for the 1992 Corn and Soybean Crops
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Preparing for the 1992 Corn and Soybean Crops

This grain quality fact sheet has information about preparing for fall harvest, including establishing a harvest strategy, determining crop drying needs, and maintaining a good storage management routine....

Quality Grain Needs TLC
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Quality Grain Needs TLC

This three-page publication entitled, "Quality Grain Needs TLC" covers breeding efforts and how they continue to increase. Specific traits have been genetically altered for certain purposes including snack food manuf...

Questions and Answers about Drainage Water Management for the Midwest
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Questions and Answers about Drainage Water Management for the Midwest

This 8-page publication answers 27 frequently asked questions about drainage water management for Midwest corn and soybean cropping systems. Drainage water management is one strategy to reduce the nitrate loads in draina...

Seed Requirement Table for Desired Soybean Populations
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Seed Requirement Table for Desired Soybean Populations

Seed requirement table intended as a general guide to assure establishment of acceptance soybean populations....

Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition: A Historical Perspective on Nitrogen Fertilizer Rate Recommendations for Corn in Indiana (1953-2011)
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Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition: A Historical Perspective on Nitrogen Fertilizer Rate Recommendations for Corn in Indiana (1953-2011)

For many years, N recommendations in the Midwest were based on achieving a specific corn yield goal (if you want so many bushels per acre, apply so much N). This began to change in 2006. As growers consider adopting thes...

Soybean Aphid
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Soybean Aphid

In 2000, a new insect, soybean aphid, Aphis glycines Matsumura, was discovered in soybean fields in many areas of the Midwest, including Indiana. Since its discovery it has caused significant damage to Indiana soybean fi...

Soybean Cyst Nematode
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Soybean Cyst Nematode

Nematologist Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) is a pest that has had a considerable impact on soybeans in Indiana. This publication covers the biology and life cycle of SCN. It also provides information on sampling, manag...

Soybean Disease Management: Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus
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Soybean Disease Management: Soybean Vein Necrosis Virus

This publication examines the symptoms of soybean vein necrosis virus (SVNV), describes how SVNV differs from several other plant problems that may look like SVNV, and provides other scouting information. The publicatio...

Soybean Growth, Development and Diagnostics
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Soybean Growth, Development and Diagnostics

This CD features comprehensive multimedia coverage of soybean management and includes information on 104 diseases, herbicide injury, insect, nematode, nutrient deficiency and other damage factors affecting soybeans from ...

Soybean Insect Control Recommendations - 2013
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Soybean Insect Control Recommendations - 2013

This publication lists insect pests that attack soybean crops and suggests insecticides and chemicals for their control, along with suggested amounts, timing, and placement of application.

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Soybean Production Systems: Forward Pricing Practices of Indiana Soybean Producers
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Soybean Production Systems: Forward Pricing Practices of Indiana Soybean Producers

To find out how common forward pricing practices are in Indiana Purdue Extension surveyed Indiana soybean producers representing various farm sizes and regions. This publication discusses that survey's findings with resp...

Soybean Production Systems: Plant Populations and Seedling Rates for Soybeans
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Soybean Production Systems: Plant Populations and Seedling Rates for Soybeans

Seeding rate, plant population, and row spacing are tied together. If the population is too high, plants compete with each other and often lodge. If the population is too low, a producer is wasting growing space and lo...

Soybean Production Systems: Thin Soybean Stands: Should I Replant, Fill In, or Leave Them Alone?
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Soybean Production Systems: Thin Soybean Stands: Should I Replant, Fill In, or Leave Them Alone?

One of the most difficult early -season management questions that soybean growers ask is...

Soybean Production Systems: Where Do Indiana Soybean Producers Sell?
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Soybean Production Systems: Where Do Indiana Soybean Producers Sell?

Soybean producers' market alternatives may have a major impact on their income. This publication uses survey data of Indiana soybean producers to identify and understand the types of markets available to them as well as ...

The Purdue Crop Management CD Series
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The Purdue Crop Management CD Series

This four-CD series includes Soybean Growth, Development and Diagnostics (CD-AY-4); Corn Growth, Development and Diagnostics: Germin...

Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendations for Corn, Soybeans, Wheat & Alfalfa
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Tri-State Fertilizer Recommendations for Corn, Soybeans, Wheat & Alfalfa

This publication discusses common fertilizer recommendations for the major crops in the tri-state region. ...

USDA Grading Standards and Moisture Conversion Table for Soybeans
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USDA Grading Standards and Moisture Conversion Table for Soybeans

This publication provides soybean price discount schedules currently used by local and terminal elevators and processors in Indiana, official USDA grade standards for soybeans, and a moisture conversion table....

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Using Foliar Fungicides to Manage Soybean Rust

Foliar fungicide applications to limit Asian soybean rust yield losses will be the standard management practice for the foreseeable future. This book (produced by Ohio State University Extension) reviews the factors invo...

Utilizing Inoculants in a Corn-Soybean Rotation
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Utilizing Inoculants in a Corn-Soybean Rotation

Soybean relies on a specific species of bacteria, Bradyrhizobium japonicum, to fix atmospheric nitrogen. This publication explores how this symbiotic relationship works and how inoculating these microbes can affect soybe...

Winter Annual Weeds and Soybean Cyst Nematode Management
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Winter Annual Weeds and Soybean Cyst Nematode Management

A number of winter annual weeds have been identified as alternative hosts of soybean cyst nematode. This could create serious problems in soybean fields. This publication examines the weeds and offers management practi...