All posts tagged nematicide

  • This agronomic image shows a combine harvesting soybeans.

    It’s The Season for SCN Soil Sampling

    Soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is the top soybean pest in the U.S., contributing to yield losses as high as 30%. An effective SCN management program starts with a reliable way to detect SCN: soil sampling. Here are some tips on how to get the best results from your soil sampling efforts. Avoid sampling in wet, muddy soils Plan to sample in a zig-zag pattern Collect many soil cores to cover spatially-scattered SCN populations Probe or…

This 2017 map shows the states where there is a high infestation of Soybean cyst nematode.