• LEAD THE WAY WITH YOUR SOYBEAN CHECKOFF

    Be a leader in the field by staying up to date on the latest research, conservation practices and farm technology from your soybean checkoff.

  • PASSIONATE ABOUT PESTS

    Andrew Michel may have grown up in the suburbs of Chicago, but his love of entomology attracted him to the fields of Ohio. His favorite part of being an associate professor of Entomology at The Ohio State University is helping growers find practical solutions for their pest problems.

  • CARING ABOUT CONSERVATION

    Get to know a few growers focusing on conservation best practices to enhance water and soil quality on their farms. You may learn something new you’d like to try.

Tips for Getting the Most Out of Late Planted Soybeans

Persistent wet weather prevented soybean planting in many areas of the state. Late planting reduces the cultural practice options for row spacing, seeding rate, and …

Lead the Way With The Help Of Your Soybean Checkoff

As farming continues to change, it’s more important than ever for growers to stay on top of the latest agronomic research, technology trends and water quality best practices. That’s why the Ohio Soybean Council developed Field Leader.

World-Class Experts Here at Home: OSU Soybean Research Center

The Ohio State University Soybean Research Center, now at the forefront of cutting-edge soybean science, has been official for about a year now, but its …

Demystifying The Soybean Aphid, One Gene At A Time

It’s easy to miss the soybean aphid unless you’re really looking —  just a single, pepper-sized fleck on the underside of a soybean leaf. But …

What’s Limiting Soybean Yield in Ohio?

by Dr. Laura Lindsey In 2013, 2014, and 2015, with funding from Ohio Soybean Council and help from county extension educators, we measured soybean yield …

Soybean Planting Date, Row Width, and Seeding Rate Recommendations

Over the past few years, with funding from Ohio Soybean Council, we’ve re-examined Ohio’s soybean planting date, row width, and seeding rate recommendations. Dr. Laura …

Soil Phosphorus Levels Continue to Decline in Ohio

Good news for Ohioans concerned about protecting surface water quality while maintaining agricultural production: soil phosphorus levels have trended downward in at 80 percent of …

Precision Ag Technology Reviews

Rate & Review Precision Ag Technology

With more choices than ever before of on-farm precision technology that offer agronomic, environmental, and profitability benefits, some farmers may feel overwhelmed with everything that …

Get the Latest Ohio Agronomy Guide

A lot can change in 12 years. That’s why the 2005 edition of the Ohio Agronomy Guide was revised to offer up-to-date guidelines for planting …

YOUR CHECKOFF HELPS KEEP YOU AT THE CUTTING EDGE

As farming continues to change, it’s more important than ever for growers to stay on top of the latest agronomic research, technology trends and water quality best practices. That’s why the Ohio Soybean Council developed Field Leaders, an online resource to give you access to the latest soybean checkoff research and water quality information to enhance your operation.