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  • Soybean podworms threaten later-planted crops

    MIDWEST: I’m starting to hear some isolated cases of soybean podworm injury. For those of you who are unfamiliar with this insect, it’s more commonly known as the corn earworm. Obviously, if you’ve been out in the corn fields this summer, you’ll know earworm pressure is pretty heavy in northern Missouri. When you couple that with our delayed planting dates for a lot of these soybean fields – maturities are very variable because of the…

Frogeye leaf spot on soybeans.