Corn nematodes and the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) are microscopic, plant-parasitic worms that live in the soil and feed on plant roots. Iowa crop producers and agribusiness professionals generally are aware of the soybean cyst nematode and its biology, scouting and management. But many people want to learn more about the biology, scouting and management of corn nematodes.
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Tylka, Gregory L., "Corn Nematodes and Soybean Cyst Nematode: Similar But Very Different" (2010). Integrated Crop Management News. 477.
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