1. Soybean Planting Progress, Emergence, and Misconceptions

    May 11, 2022

    Laura Lindsey

    Recent wet weather across the state has slowed soybean planting progress, but should be picking up with warmer and dryer weather. As of the last week of April, 2% of the soybean acres in Ohio were planted. Last year at the same time, 17% of soybean acres were planted. However, 2018 through 2020, planting progress was similar at 1-2%.


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    2021 Ohio Soybean Performance Trial- Final Results!

    Dec 3, 2021

    The final copy of the 2021 Ohio Soybean Performance Trial Results is now available. Click here!

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    2021 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials- Yield Data from Sandusky, Union, & Preble County

    Oct 25, 2021

    Laura Lindsey and Allen Geyer

    Three out of six of the 2021 Ohio Soybean Performance Trial locations have been harvested, including Sandusky County, Union County, and Preble County. Click here to download a pdf of the results.

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    2021 Ohio Wheat Performance Test

    Jul 21, 2021

    Click here to download an excel copy of the 2021 Ohio Wheat Performance Test. Disease information will be added as it becomes available.

  5. Ohio Soybean Performance Trials- Data From All Trial Locations

    Nov 23, 2020

    The purpose of the Ohio Soybean Performance Trials is to evaluate soybean varieties for yield and other agronomic characteristics. This evaluation gives soybean producers comparative information for selecting the best varieties for their unique production system. Click here to see results from all trial locations: 2020 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials.

  6. Ohio Soybean Performance Trials: Henry Co., Preble Co., & Clinton Co. Yield Results

    Oct 19, 2020

    Henry County, Preble County, and Clinton Co. results of the 2020 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials are online here:

    Results from the other trial locations will be added as harvest and data analysis continues.

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    Revised Winter Malting Barley Guide Available

    Feb 13, 2020

    The revised Management of Ohio Winter Malting Barley guide is now available. The revised guide includes updated seeding rate and soil fertility recommendations.

  8. 2019 Ohio Soybean Performance Trial- All Yield Results Available

    Oct 28, 2019

    All yield results of the 2019 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials are now available here.

    The report will be updated with seed size, protein, and oil in the upcoming weeks.

  9. 2019 Ohio Soybean Performance Test- South Region Results

    Oct 14, 2019

    See results of the 2019 Ohio Soybean Performance Trials- South Region here.

  10. Recommendations for Late Planted Soybeans

    May 16, 2019

    Laura Lindsey

    Persistent wet weather is likely to push soybean planting into late May-early June in many areas of the state. Late planting reduces the cultural practice options for row spacing, seeding rate, and relative maturity.