Welcome to CoolBean!

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

Wisconsin Soybean Association and Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board Sponsored Programs

  • Free SCN Testing Program (Funded but deployment delayed due to COVID-19)

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

Preliminary Wheat Yield Estimates

The 2008 winter wheat harvest is a little behind schedule due…

Soybean Crop Starting to Bloom

Across many areas of Wisconsin the soybean crop is just starting…

Early Season Soybean Diseases: Don't Rush to Spray

We have started to receive some questions regarding the need…

Soybean Aphids Starting to Show Up

When scouting your soybean fields over the next few weeks pay…

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