Harvest Desiccants—Your Answer to Harvest Worries

Desiccants can help accelerate harvest by killing green tissue on soybean plants, as well as green weeds. Use the following as a guide to understand desiccants and how to use them most effectively on your farm.


Using Post-Harvest Soil Sampling

Without regular soil testing as part of your soybean nutrient management program, farmers may be throwing away money on unnecessary inputs


The Checkoff Challenges You – To Challenge Your Seed Providers

The checkoff is challenging you to challenge your seed providers and find out the best varieties available in your areas that meet your desires – and your customers, too.


Soil Sampling for Fertility Management

Dr. Bobby Golden, Soil Fertility Research Specialist at the Delta Research and Extension Center in Stoneville, discusses the importance of soil testing for nutrient levels (especially phosphorus and potassium).


Herbicide-Resistant-Weed Control through Combine Maintenance

Weed control isn't normally a priority during harvest, but combines are the ideal vehicle to spread weed seeds across a field or carry them to the next.


New Videos Explain Benefits of Irrigation Tools and Potential Return on Investment

An Overview of Irrigation Tools covers PHAUCET, surge valves and soil moisture sensors and the basics of using them. The MSPB-funded Irrigation Results video contains the results of Jason’s field trials in 2013 using these tools.



Dec 18, 2014

Variety Information for 2015 Soybean Plantings...

Recently, Dr. Trent Irby, the MSU Extension Soybean Specialist, provided three items that I have posted o... Read Full Article

Dec 07, 2014

Soybean Yield Loss to Diseases in the Midsouthern US...

Members of the Southern Soybean Disease Workers Group conduct an annual survey to estimate yield losses t... Read Full Article

Nov 29, 2014

Soybean Varieties’ Disease Ratings–2014...

Dr. Tom Allen, Extension Plant Pathologist at MSU-DREC, has posted Frogeye Leaf Spot (FLS), Cercospora Bl... Read Full Article

Nov 28, 2014

Does Grain Sorghum Fit in a Rotation Scheme with Soybea...

Interest in grain sorghum in the Midsouth is based mainly on its ability to withstand drought better than... Read Full Article


Nov 24, 2014

Governor’s Task Force to Host Water Conservation Summ...

The Governor’s Delta Sustainable Water Resources Task Force will host an Irrigation and Water Conservat... Read Full Article

Oct 21, 2014

Herbicide-Resistant-Weed Control through Combine Mainte...

Weed control isn’t normally a priority during harvest, but combines are the ideal vehicle to  spread w... Read Full Article

Oct 07, 2014

The Checkoff Challenges You – To Challenge Your Seed ...

Every year, you have the chance to pick the best seed varieties for your farm, keeping in mind high quali... Read Full Article

Using Post-Harvest Soil Sampling as Part of your Soybea...

Every farmer knows that fertilizer and nutrient inputs are some of the biggest crop expenses on the farm ... Read Full Article


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