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North Carolina Soybean Producers Association

211 E Six Forks Rd # 102
Raleigh, NC 27609

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

The North Carolina Soybean Producers Research Committee works really hard to fund projects that are going to provide North Carolina growers with the data they need to make decisions on their farms and to improve their productivity and profitability. The committee sees the checkoff as an investment and funds projects they think have the greatest chance of the largest ROI.

FY20/21
Current fiscal year checkoff investment in research
$500,000
Overview
Research Highlights
Resource Library
Blog Articles
Top Research Funding Areas
  • Protecting Yield and Profitability
  • Nutrient Management
  • Pest Management
  • Variety Development and Testing
Top Areas of Research Critical to the Future of North Carolina's Soybean Production
  • Relatively Low-Cost Ways to Push Soybean Yields
  • Capturing More of the Value of Soybeans for the State’s Growers
  • Making Sure Growers Have Access to Information About New Technology and Data Management
Recent Innovative Research Projects
  • Maximizing Soybean Yield through Maturity Group, Population and Planting Date
  • Managing Early Maturing Soybeans in North Carolina
  • Building a Better Pheromone Trap

One of Our Biggest Success Stories as a Result of Research

Checkoff dollars were invested over several years in public soybean breeding research that resulted in release of soybean varieties to manage drought. The North Carolina state varieties named in honor of soy industry leaders span multiple maturity groups and are proven yield performers. Private industry now uses some of the genetic material in their breeding programs.

North Carolina Soybean Producers Association

There are currently no Blog Articles for North Carolina Soybean Producers Association.

Top Research Funding Areas
  • Protecting Yield and Profitability
  • Nutrient Management
  • Pest Management
  • Variety Development and Testing
Top Areas Of Research Critical To The Future Of North Carolina's Soybean Production
  • Relatively Low-Cost Ways to Push Soybean Yields
  • Capturing More of the Value of Soybeans for the State’s Growers
  • Making Sure Growers Have Access to Information About New Technology and Data Management
Recent Innovative Research Projects
  • Maximizing Soybean Yield through Maturity Group, Population and Planting Date
  • Managing Early Maturing Soybeans in North Carolina
  • Building a Better Pheromone Trap

One of Our Biggest Success Stories as a Result of Research

Checkoff dollars were invested over several years in public soybean breeding research that resulted in release of soybean varieties to manage drought. The North Carolina state varieties named in honor of soy industry leaders span multiple maturity groups and are proven yield performers. Private industry now uses some of the genetic material in their breeding programs.

North Carolina Soybean Producers Association

There are currently no Blog Articles for North Carolina Soybean Producers Association.

211 E Six Forks Rd # 102
Raleigh, NC 27609