Soybean, an uncertain crop

Microsoft Teams virtual classroom

Friday June 5, 2020, 15:00 – 16:00

Dr. Mauro Tanzi

Pioneer Hi-Bred Italia S.r.l.

In the seminar, dr. Tanzi will explain the main limits that make soybean cultivation uncertain and the possible strategies to overcome them.
In the presentation, special attention will be focused to the following aspects:
– weeding: importance of the pre-emergency treatment and control of herbicide resistant weeds;
– Asian bedbug and red spider mite: the current situation and containment strategies;
– soybeans as second crop: when is it convenient? which agronomic aspects guide the choice?


Dr. Pietro Marino (General agronomy, BSc degree in Agricultural Science and Technology)