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Student research projects

Students are encouraged to share their soybean-focused research and experiments here so other students, teachers and industry leaders can learn from and build on the latest in agriscience discoveries.

The rate of soybean growth with different food sources

The rate of soybean growth with different food sources

In 2016 there were several natural disasters in the United States. These disasters include hurricanes, blizzards, and floods. The United States Blizzard (January 2016) dumped heavy snow from the Mid-Atlantic to the …

Harnessing the power of beneficial microbes to enhance productivity in soybeans

Harnessing the power of beneficial microbes to enhance productivity in soybeans

The purpose of this research was to determine the effect of phytohormones and nitrogen on soybeans. Phytohormones regulate plant growth and nitrogen is necessary for plant growth and is often …

The effect of starter fertilizer on Glycine max yields

The effect of starter fertilizer on Glycine max yields

The objective was to compare the yield and protein and oil content of Glycine max planted with a 2 x 2 application of 10-34-00 starter fertilizer and without starter fertilizer, and …

It’s a drought: time for soybeans

It’s a drought: time for soybeans

In this project, five different types of soybeans were tested in three sequentially staged droughts with one control group. My hypothesis was that soybean P24T05R would do best …

Soybean peroxidase

Soybean peroxidase

This study tested which type of soybean has the most peroxidase. The function of peroxidase found in soybeans is to initiate the growth process when the plant is growing or …

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All research featured on this page has been approved based on the GrowNextGen research guidelines. For more information on how to submit your soybean-based research, contact Jane Hunt.