Soybean Variety Selection
Soybean genetics dictate yield more than any other factor besides weather. In addition to yield, the genetics in every soybean variety provide defense against diseases, nematodes, weeds and other stresses. Variety selection represents the most significant investment in the crop, and it should be tailored for each field. To support these critical decisions, the soy checkoff funds a variety of research, tools and other resources that provide unbiased, third-party information for farmers.
Farmers consider a wide range of characteristics and rely on many information sources when choosing soybean varieties. Check out what influences that decision-making process for farmers and others. Join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook or YouTube.