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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… continue reading →

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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 nutr… continue reading →

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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 2x2 application of 10-34-00 starter fertilizer and without starter fertilizer, and to compare the quality… continue reading →

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First place project checks soybean yield, water quality

Jacob Dennis of Pettisville High School is a big winner—first place in the Ohio Soybean Bioscience Award from the Ohio Soybean Council on State Science Day! His project compared the yield and oil and… continue reading →

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Macromolecule Comparison of Dog Treats

Macromolecule Comparison of Dog Treats

The purpose of this project was to compare the amount of macromolecules that would be absorbed from four different flour based dog biscuits (soy, sorghum, wheat, and brown rice), and determine which base… continue reading →

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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 injured. The hypothesis was… continue reading →

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Increasing Soybean Germination Rate

Increasing Soybean Germination Rate

Seed germination begins with the rupturing of the seed coat and the emergence of the radicle, which will form the first roots of the seedling. Molybdenum is a catalyst for several enzymatic reactions in… continue reading →

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The versatile bean

Smaller than a pea, but used in hundreds of ways: You can’t do that with just any bean! Ohio is the 6th largest soybean producer in the United States. Many amazing uses have been found for soybeans,… continue reading →

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Students’ research locates gene, wins awards

On GrowNextGen’s new Student Research page, it is now possible for students to share information about their science experiments and research projects. Nikolas Grotewold and Henry Wu, winners of the… continue reading →

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