Wireworms Have Multi-year Impact
Keeping Phytophthora Out
Seedcare specialist Brett Graham talks about the threat of phytophthora in Manitoba. Prevention is the best way to manage this disease.
Seed Treatments Help Make Every Seed Count
We need to manage soybeans with the same expectations as our corn crop. If 20 to 30 percent of soybean seed isn't emerging, it's time to look at environment and management.
Top 3 Problems in Manitoba: 2018 Season
Syngenta's Product Development Agronomist, Bryce Rampton, discusses the main problems that soybean growers in Manitoba faced this 2018 season, and what it meant for the yield.
Choosing Genetics is the First Step to High Soybean Yields
Identifying the genetic strengths and weaknesses of your soybean varieties will set you up for a more successful crop and a higher yield.
Grower Insights: What Are Your Seeding Practices?
In this episode of the Grower Insights series, successful Saskatchewan grower, Rod Edgar, shares his best practices for seeding for success.
Getting More Predictable Yields in a Dry Season
Agronomic Service Representative Doug Fotheringham dives into different seeding practices that can help you predict yields when you can't predict the rain.
Seeding and Planting Dates
The growing season can prove a challenge for soybeans. Consider planting on a trend and factoring in weather and soil temperatures to maximize the yield potential of your soybean crop.
Importance of Field Selection and Proper Land Preparation
Investing time into selecting the ideal field and preparing your land pays off in more uniform emergence and a higher yield potential, explains Agronomic Service Representative Doug Fotheringham.
Air Seeders vs. Planters – Which Should You Use?
Syngenta Agronomic Service Representative Doug Fotheringham explains the pros and cons of air seeders and planters.
Take a Systems Approach to Your Soybean Crop
Syngenta agronomist Eric Richter urges growers to take a holistic view of soybean production. It’s called the ‘systems approach’ and it can really pay off.
Stand Assessment Step 1: Sort Out Your Seed Populations
In part 1 of this 5-part series, Agronomic Service Representative Eric Richter explains how to optimize seed populations by taking a closer look at your productivity zones and soybean genetics.