Agronomy

R6 Stage: Full Seed

By R6, the “green bean” stage, total pod weight peaks. Seed growth is rapid. Leaves on the lowest nodes will start to yellow. Depending on weather senescence and leaf loss can be rapid.

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Pests to Scout For:

Use this information as a guide and it should not be the only factor in making decisions.

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