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Consider nematodes hurting your farmers’ yields and profit

Most farmers have some level of nematode problems. U.S. farmers lose an estimated $1 billion each year to soybean cyst nematodes alone. Although many farmers think planting a resistant variety is enough, that’s no longer the case in soybeans where resistance is building.

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EPA registers Bifender At-Plant insecticide

The United States Environmental Protection Agency has approved Vive Crop Protection's Bifender insecticide using Vive's proprietary Allosperse delivery technology.

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Diverse insect population means fewer pests in cornfields

Cornfields with a more diverse insect population have fewer problems with pests, according to a study done by U.S. Department of Agriculture agroecologist Jonathan Lundgren and South Dakota State University economics professor Scott Fausti.

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Aphids in corn: The dilemma of post-pollination infestations

As agriculturalists re-enter corn fields to scout corn rootworm beetle populations and begin to estimate yield potential, they often find some unwelcome aphid visitors. Heavy infestations on ears and adjacent leaves can grab your attention and trigger the “Should I spray question?”

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