OSA 2013 Soybean Yield and Quality Contest
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 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.