Soybean Research

In keeping with its mission, the Maryland Soybean Board sponsors soybean-related research. Much of this information is returned to farmers via the University of Maryland Cooperative Extension Service (

Current Research

Here is a roundup of current research.

Guidelines & Application

The Maryland Soybean Board outlines details of their grant process in the Research Guidelines and Funding Policy and describes funding areas of interest under Research Priorities.

The Pre-Proposal Form is a simple document which requires only the concept and a brief narrative. The purpose of the pre-proposal is to make sure that the proposed research fits within the board’s priorities.

The board will review the pre-proposals and may invite researchers to complete the full Research Application Form.


Check out the results for Maryland and all the soy states: