Sonja Begemann

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Farm Journal Seeds and Crop Production Editor

Recent Stories by Sonja Begemann

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Scout for Corn Diseases

Jun 11, 2018 by Sonja Begemann
If you’re not out in field scouting it’s time to make the trip—you might be able to preserve yield potential if you catch diseases early. Plant pathologists are seeing diseases rear their ugly heads in fields.
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Termination Tips for Volunteer Corn

Jun 04, 2018 by Sonja Begemann
Volunteer corn is a weed and it could steal precious bushels at the end of the season. Keep your trait package in mind as that will affect your herbicide options and gain control before yield is lost.

Aiming For Aflatoxins

May 28, 2018 by Sonja Begemann
In the midst of rumors and anti-GMO rhetoric, one researcher is striving to use genetic modification to improve crop health as well as potentially save consumer lives.