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  • This agronomic photo shows young waterhemp.

    Mid-Season Tough Weed: Waterhemp

    In addition to soybean and corn seedlings, keep an eye out for one of the toughest weeds out there: waterhemp. While late-emerging waterhemp doesn’t pose as big of an immediate threat to yield as it does earlier in the season, it can deposit up to 1 million seeds in the soil bank, contributing to future problems. Identification Absence of hair Glossy and elongated leaves Stem color varies from light green to dark red After applying…

This agronomic photo shows corn infected by gray leaf spot.
This agronomic image shoes phytophthora root rot.
This agronomic photo shows the weed palmer amaranth.
This agronomic photo shows horseweed (marestail).