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Choosing an SCN-resistant soybean variety: It's not just about yield
Integrated Crop Management News
  • Gregory L. Tylka, Iowa State University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
11-14-2005
Abstract
Resistant soybean varieties are a very effective strategy for managing the soybean cyst nematode (SCN), producing acceptable yields and suppressing reproduction of the nematode. The number of soybean varieties with genetic resistance to SCN in maturity groups I, II, and III has increased dramatically, from a few dozen in the early 1990s to more than 600 currently. Today, most soybean seed companies have SCN-resistant soybean varieties available for Iowa growers, and yield results of soybean variety trials conducted by private testing programs and universities have begun to be released in the past few weeks.
Copyright Owner
Iowa State University
Language
en
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application/pdf
Citation Information
Gregory L. Tylka. "Choosing an SCN-resistant soybean variety: It's not just about yield" (2005)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gregory-tylka/11/