eUpdate Articles Tagged: flooded fields


Weed management considerations for flooded fields

Many fields across Kansas and neighboring states were covered by flood waters during portions of 2019. These fields may need special considerations when it comes to weed management.

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Effect of standing water and saturated soils on corn growth

Many parts of Kansas have received considerable amounts of rain the last couple of weeks. If corn has been planted, standing water or saturated soil conditions in areas of a field can produce impacts now or later for corn. Read about the potential impacts to corn in this article.

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Soybean response to standing water and saturated soils

Soybean planting is well under way in Kansas. However, in many parts of the state, soybeans have gotten off to a very slow start, constrained by rain events and wet soil conditions. What effect with saturated soils have on soybean emergence and early growth?

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