Soybean Checkoff Research
2021 Ohio Soybean Performance Trial – Final Report
The purpose of the Ohio Soybean Performance Trials is to evaluate soybean varieties for yield and other agronomic characteristics.
Newly identified gene for resistance to root and stem rot accelerates breeding of resilient soybean plants
By Elizabeth K. Gardner, Purdue University On the sometimes-foggy journey of following genetic traits to breed resilient plants, a newly identified gene lights the way …
It’s not too late to pull SCN Samples
By Dusty Sonnenberg, CCA, Ohio Field Leader, a project of the Ohio Soybean Council and soybean check-off. It’s not too late to collect SCN Samples. …
Take the Test to Beat the Pest
Resistance to SCN remains the most effective management strategy when rotating to a non-host crop is not an option.
Rain Delays and Storage Space, Communication and Patience
Harvest delays caused by rain may seem like an inconvenience to many, however it has been a welcome opportunity for many commercial grain facilities to relieve some storage pressure and ship grain out during what began as a busy and bountiful fall harvest.
Studying the compounded effect of pathogens.
“In my program now I want to quantify and understand what it is that multiple pathogens are doing and how they are limiting our soybean production.” – Dr. Horacio Lopez-Nicora, Plant Pathologist, The Ohio State University
More Green Stem Syndrome in Soybeans
Another possible cause of stay green syndrome might be stink bug feeding.