Consider sampling fields at harvest for SCN
Yield losses “In extreme cases, yield loss could be 22 bushels per acre,” Tylka said. At current prices above $13 per bushel, that loss equates to more than $286 per acre. But even more common is the 5 to 10 bushel per acre loss that farmers may not realize or attribute to SCN. “I’m pretty sure most of Iowa’s fields haven’t been sampled recently,” Tylka said. “In the blink of an eye, you could lose 10...
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