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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

Early Season Soybean Diseases

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

Aphid Numbers in Wheat are Low

Spring aphid treatments were applied to our Barley Yellow Dwarf…

Scouting for Wheat Diseases

Winter wheat in much of Wisconsin is around the jointing stage.…

Wheat Stands at Chilton and Lancaster

On Monday April 21st we assessed winter injury at our Chilton…

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