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Soybean research verification program update

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There are 16 fields enrolled in the Soybean Research Verification Program this year and they range from V2 to R5. Rainfall was scattered with some of the fields receiving a good rain while others received nothing. Irrigation has been started on some the fields while others are being prepared for irrigation. Weed control has been

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2013 Arkansas Soybean Quick Facts now available

The annual publication of Arkansas Soybean Quick Facts is now available for download (pdf) from the Arkansas Row Crops Publications page.  Soybean Quick Facts contains information on growth and development, seeding, seed treatments, weed, insect and disease control, irrigation, fertility and harvest.

You may view and save 2013 Arkansas Soybean Quick Facts here.

Soybean Research Verification Program Update September 7, 2012

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We are quickly approaching the end of the season on most of the fields in the verification program. We are still watching the later planted fields for insects and diseases. All the fields received rain from Isaac but only 1 suffered from the wind that accompanied the rain. We have had 2 of the fields harvested with

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Soybean Research Verification Program Update August 17, 2012

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Irrigation continues to be the main focus in the program, although we did catch a much needed rain on the fields in the River Valley and Central part of the State where we were limited on irrigation.  Several of the fields in the program have either reached irrigation termination or are real close. Insect and disease

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Soybean Research Verification Program Update – August 3, 2012

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Irrigation continues to be the main focus in the program. The recent rainfall and cloudy conditions in parts of the state has sparked some disease development in some of the fields, thus requiring fungicide applications. Insect pressure has picked up in some areas this week resulting in some treatments being recommended. A few fields have

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Soybean Research Verification Program Weekly Update – July 20,2012

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Rainfall during the week of July 10 gave some areas in the state a much needed break from irrigation, while some areas were not as lucky. Irrigation efforts have resumed keeping the crops moving forward.  We had anticipated a large increase in bollworm numbers, but as of this date only one field in Cross County

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Soybean Research Verification Program Weekly Update – June 29, 2012

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Irrigation efforts continue as quickly as possible.  In a couple of situations, we are behind on irrigation timing and frequency due to shared wells.  Forecasted temperatures well in excess of the 100 degree mark and no rain in the forecast is making it difficult to keep up with plants water requirements.  None of the fields

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Soybean Research Verification Program Weekly Update – June 25, 2012

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Irrigation is what’s going on in the verification fields at this time. We are trying to keep the fields moving forward and fulfill the plants water needs with timely irrigation. We still have a few fields that we are trying clean up the weeds in and get the irrigation started on. Insect and disease pressure

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Soybean Research Verification Program Update – June 18, 2012

There are 21 fields enrolled in the Soybean Research Verification Program this year and they range from just planted to R3. Rainfall was scattered last week with some of the fields receiving a good rain while others received nothing. Irrigation has been started on some the fields while others are being prepared for irrigation. Weed

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Soybean Research Verification Program Weekly Update – June 4, 2012

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There are 21 fields enrolled in the Soybean Research Verification Program this year and they range from not planted to R1. Hopefully the remaining 4 fields will be planted this week. Rainfall was scattered last week with some of the fields receiving a good rain while others received nothing. Irrigation has been started on some

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