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This UW-Extension website offers the latest soybean research and information for growers.

Wisconsin Soybean Association and Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board Sponsored Programs

The soy checkoff and Shawn Conley, state soybean extension specialist, created The Soybean Report blog to communicate research directly with growers.

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From the Blog

Wheat Diagnostics: Tan Spot and Septoria Leaf Blotch

For those who have been scouting wheat this spring and also read…

May Wheat Rust Outlook

In checking wheat around the state, I have found no evidence…

What About Soybean Rust?

I have been monitoring reports from the southern U.S. to determine…

Early Season Soybean Diseases

As I stare out my window, watching rain fall, I write this short…

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