Southeast Research and Demonstration Farm
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of insecticide and fungicide applications on bean leaf beetle populations and Phomopsis (pod and stem blight) infection. There is some evidence that bean leaf beetle activity may directly affect Phomopsis colonization of soybean pods and stems.
Iowa State University
Soto-arias, Jose Pablo and Munkvold, Gary P., "Bean Leaf Beetle-Phomopsis Management Trials on Soybean" (2010). Iowa State Research Farm Progress Reports. 430.