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Soybean Germination Issues

April 21, 2020 | By Rupp Seeds

Screen shot image of SeedSCOOP publication discussing conditions that impact soybean germination and emergence.

Several issues can impair soybean germination and emergence; however, not all of them affect yield potential. In some cases, action can be taken in the spring to make soybean stands the best they can be. 
This article features several common issues related to soybean germination and emergence:

  • Herbicide Injury
  • Cold Temperatures
  • Soil Crusting
  • Diseases
  • Insects
  • Planter Malfunction

The text and photos show you “What You See” to help identify the problem and “What You Do” which offer possible solutions. Read more in this issue of SeedScoop.

Soybean Germination Issues