|Although pests are not yet a serious problem to soybean seed production in Zambia some pests have the potential to reduce both yield and quality of the grain.|
These are the cutworm, loopers, caterpillar and the stinkbug. Termite damage is prevalent when there is a dry spell. The following chemical control measures may be taken.
The most common soybean diseases in Zambia are:-Red leaf blotch