Agronomy Blog

New Soybean Products Released by LG Seeds

Aug 3, 2015 by Kristy Johns
LG Seeds has announced the addition of 7 new Genuity® Roundup Ready 2 Yield® brands to the LG Seeds soybean line-up. Maturities range from mid-Group I (1.4 RM) to late Group IV (4.9 RM). In addition, 5 new LibertyLink® brands in maturity Groups I, II, III and IV have been added, along with 3 new conventional soybean brands (RM 2.3. RM...

Indiana and Mid-South Crop Update

Jul 29, 2015 by User Not Found
Most corn and soybean planting is complete due to favorable weather in the past couple of weeks. Cyclic weather systems developed from warm moist air in the south brought rain into the region every 3-4 days. Coverage was general in the early to middle parts of May then scattered recently. Some places are actually dry and need rain; some are wet,...

Corn Rootworm Larval Scouting

Jun 15, 2015 by User Not Found
Corn rootworm (CRW) larval hatch is likely occurring across the area. Scout and evaluate CRW larvae levels to determine best management tactics. CRW larvae generally feed on corn roots from V4 to R2 growth stages, which can increase the risk of root lodging and potentially decrease yield potential because of reduced root mass to effectively...