Ohio State University researchers evaluate seed treatments for soybeans for the 2014 growing season.
DuPont Pioneer and the Two Blades Foundation (2Blades) announced a research collaboration to develop soybean varieties with increased resistance to Asian Soybean Rust (ASR).
Iowa State University personnel assessed foliar fungicide and insecticide use on soybeans at seven locations across Iowa in 2013.
MANA introduces Custodia premix fungicide (01/15/14)
New seed treatment combinations (12/04/13)
Morning Comments 03/10
The soy complex was mixed to lower to start the week. As in the grain markets, soybean futures declined in apparent response to broad long liquidation in early Monday trading. Big losses in Asian equity markets and global metal and energy commodity futures may have added to the downward pressure. However, sustained palm oil strength boosted soybean oil futures, which probably limited bean losses (and possibly exaggerated those in the meal pit. May soybeans sank 8.5 cents to $14.495/bushel Sunday night, while May soyoil rallied 0.06 cents to 44.38 cents/pound, and May soymeal fell $4.5 to $453.3/ton.