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This UW-Extension website offers the latest soybean research and information for growers.

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The soy checkoff and Shawn Conley, state soybean extension specialist, created The Soybean Report blog to communicate research directly with growers.

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From the Blog

Are Your Beans "Feelin the Burn"?

Shawn P. Conley and Damon Smith Weed management has been a…

The Soybean Flowering – Summer Solstice Fallacy

Shawn P. Conley, Lindsay Chamberlain and James Specht Every…

Variable Germination and Emergence in Soybean: Which Seeds Are Still Viable?

Many of us, including myself, have planted under less than ideal…

Adjust Your Seeding Rate But Not Your Maturity Group For Late May Planted Soybean

Authors: S.P.Conley, J.M Gaska, S. Mourtiznis, D. Mueller, A.…

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