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Georgia Soybeans

2425 South Milledge Avenue
Athens GA 30605

Top Things for Farmers to Know About Checkoff Dollars Invested in Research

The Georgia Soybean Commodity Commission dedicates more than 70% of instate checkoff funds to research and Extension programs. Our researchers and Extension personnel do an outstanding job investing in practical projects that support Georgia soybean production.

FY21/22
Current fiscal year checkoff investment in research
$93,000
Overview
Research Highlights
Resource Library
Blog Articles
Top Research Funding Areas
  • Soybean Rust Monitoring
  • Cultivar Development
  • On-farm Applied Agronomic Research
Top Areas of Research Critical to the Future of Georgia's Soybean Production
  • Benefits of Soybean in Crop Rotation
  • Soybean Profitability & Sustainability
  • Best Management Practices
Recent Innovative Research Projects
  • Development of High-Yielding Cultivars with Enhanced Herbicide Tolerance
  • Soybean Smart Irrigation App
  • Expansion of Georgia Weather Network
  • Identifying Varieties for Dryland & Ultra-Late Production

One of Our Biggest Success Stories as a Result of Research

Asian soybean remains a limiting factor for Georgia soybeans. The Soybean Rust and Fungal Disease Sentinel Plot Monitoring Program consistently helps Georgia soybean farmers protect crop yields by 25 bu/A or more and save production with timely fungicide applications to control soybean rust only when needed.

Highlight Dated: 11/08/2021
Posted on: 11/08/2021
Highlight Dated: 06/07/2021
Posted on: 06/06/2021
Highlight Dated: 02/08/2021
Posted on: 02/08/2021
Highlight Dated: 11/23/2020
Posted on: 11/23/2020
Highlight Dated: 05/07/2020
Posted on: 05/07/2020
Highlight Dated: 05/06/2020
Posted on: 05/06/2020
Highlight Dated:
Posted on: 12/04/2019

There are currently no Blog Articles for Georgia Soybeans.

Top Research Funding Areas
  • Soybean Rust Monitoring
  • Cultivar Development
  • On-farm Applied Agronomic Research
Top Areas Of Research Critical To The Future Of Georgia's Soybean Production
  • Benefits of Soybean in Crop Rotation
  • Soybean Profitability & Sustainability
  • Best Management Practices
Recent Innovative Research Projects
  • Development of High-Yielding Cultivars with Enhanced Herbicide Tolerance
  • Soybean Smart Irrigation App
  • Expansion of Georgia Weather Network
  • Identifying Varieties for Dryland & Ultra-Late Production

One of Our Biggest Success Stories as a Result of Research

Asian soybean remains a limiting factor for Georgia soybeans. The Soybean Rust and Fungal Disease Sentinel Plot Monitoring Program consistently helps Georgia soybean farmers protect crop yields by 25 bu/A or more and save production with timely fungicide applications to control soybean rust only when needed.

Highlight Dated: 11/08/2021
Posted on: 11/08/2021
Highlight Dated: 06/07/2021
Posted on: 06/06/2021
Highlight Dated: 02/08/2021
Posted on: 02/08/2021
Highlight Dated: 11/23/2020
Posted on: 11/23/2020
Highlight Dated: 05/07/2020
Posted on: 05/07/2020
Highlight Dated: 05/06/2020
Posted on: 05/06/2020
Highlight Dated:
Posted on: 12/04/2019

There are currently no Blog Articles for Georgia Soybeans.

2425 South Milledge Avenue
Athens GA 30605