Growing a Better Bean
The Ohio Soybean Council (OSC) believes scientific research can help farmers increase yields, reduce costs and protect the land and water, which is why OSC helps fund research for issues that matters most to Ohio farmers.
From plant disease to pest control to plant breeding, soybean checkoff dollars go to work to help find solutions to the biggest challenges facing Ohio soybean farmers today. These research projects include finding resistances to pests and disease, developing new soybean varieties and on-the-field research to determine other yield-limiting factors. The knowledge gained helps Ohio soybean farmers make the most of their soybean crop.
To learn more about OSC’s contributions to soybean plant research, contact Tom Fontana at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 614-476-3100.
Fighting Soybean Cyst NematodeRead Article
Tank Mixing and Double Cropping to Increase YieldRead Article
Stink Bugs and Other Soybean PestsRead Article
Pigweed ManagementRead Article
Better Nutrient ManagementRead Article
Virus Induced Gene SilencingRead Article
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 nutrient management. That’s why the Ohio Soybean Council developed Field Leader, an online resource to give farmers access to the latest soybean checkoff research and water quality information to enhance their operations.