The Delaware Soybean Board administers the federal Soybean Checkoff, a 100% farmer-funded program, to benefit First State soybean farmers.

 

Our mission is to improve the profitability of Delaware soybean farmers by conducting research, marketing and educational activities which result in a stronger soybean industry.

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Five Ways Delaware Farmers are Excelling at Sustainability

When Delaware’s soybean farmers began planting this spring, they did so with the environment in mind.

Based on statistics from the United Soybean Board’s “Soy Sustainability” report released in early 2017, Delaware soybean farmers produced 5.5 million bushels on 175,000 acres, averaging 32 bushels per acre in 2010. By 2015, through the responsible use of technology and implementing efficiencies in how they farm, they were able to produce 6.9 million bushels on 173,000 acres, averaging 40 bushels per acre.

Research

The Delaware Soybean Board funds soybean research on an annual basis to support the viability and profitability of soybean farmers in Delaware.

Soy Products

Hundreds of different soy-biobased products are being offered today by American companies.

Yield Contest

It’s about more than bragging rights. It’s about discovering varieties and management choices that work for soybean growers in Delaware.

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Join the Delaware Soil Health Partnership, Sussex Conservation District and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service for their Caffeine and Cover Crops event January 18! This event is free and preregistration is required to attend virtually or in-person: bit.ly/3qhyPmn ... See MoreSee Less

Join the Delaware Soil Health Partnership, Sussex Conservation District and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service for their Caffeine and Cover Crops event January 18! This event is free and preregistration is required to attend virtually or in-person: https://bit.ly/3qhyPmn

Are you interested in the Delaware Ag Week virtual sessions? Join the Delaware Department of Agriculture for various viewing sessions at the Georgetown Public Library.

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Are you interested in the Delaware Ag Week virtual sessions? Join the Delaware Department of Agriculture for various viewing sessions at the Georgetown Public Library. 

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Join Delaware Ag Month for their hybrid Soybeans and Small Grain Session on January 13! There will be opportunities to earn pest management, nutrient management, and CCA credits.

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Join Delaware Ag Month for their hybrid Soybeans and Small Grain Session on January 13! There will be opportunities to earn pest management, nutrient management, and CCA credits.

Learn More and Register: https://sites.udel.edu/delawareagweek/
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Danielle Bauer

Executive Director