Ohio Soybean Association Mission Statement
As a grassroots organization, the Ohio Soybean Association's mission is to provide leadership for Ohio's soybean producers in promoting effective policies and legislation to ensure a growing and profitable soybean industry.
The Ohio Soybean Association focuses on the following:
- Representing all Ohio soybean producers
- Encouraging membership of all Ohio soybean producers
Generating legislative effectiveness
- Focusing and uniting producer interests
- Educating and promoting the soybean industry
- Representing Ohio soybean farmers' interests at the national level on the American Soybean Association board
2013 Ohio Soybean Yield and Quality Contest Winners Announced
Ohio Soybean Association
December 17, 2013
The Ohio Soybean Association (OSA) is proud to announce the winners of the 2013 Ohio Soybean Yield and Quality Contest. This is the fourth year for the statewide contest with a total of 98 applicants.
There were four different yield categories available and the quality portion of the contest was based on highest percentages of oil and protein.
“On behalf of OSA, I’m happy to congratulate the winners of the 2013 Ohio Soybean Yield and Quality Contest,” said Jerry Bambauer, OSA president and Auglaize County soybean farmer. “There were some very impressive yield numbers and great quality results this year. This contest serves as a testament to the consistent and high quality supply of soybeans Ohio soybean farmers grow.”
The 2013 Overall State Yield Champion was Hickory Dell Farm in Cedarville, Ohio. Hickory Dell Farm recorded a yield of 80.98 bushels/acre with the Croplan R2C 3290 variety.
The complete list of yield and quality winners is here
OSA would like to thank Asgrow, Beck’s Hybrids, CROPLAN, DKG Seeds, LG Seeds, Ohio AgNet, Ohio’s Country Journal, Ohio Soybean Council, Powell Seeds, R Farm Seeds, Rupp Seeds, Schlessman Seeds, Seed Consultants, Stewart Seeds, Stine Seed Company, Wellman Seeds and Monsanto for sponsoring the 2013 contest.
To learn more about the Ohio Soybean Yield and Quality Contest and/or to download a complete list of contest results, visit www.soyohio.org/yieldcontest.