Research

  1. 2018 Soy Capital Ag Services Agronomic Research Plots

    September 17, 2018

    As harvest hits full stride, members of the Soy Capital Ag Services team are busy collecting plot data.  Our independent testing across multiple locations help give valuable insight into seed selection decisions for 2019.  For the most up to date information please visit the link below, or the seed testing portion of the website located […]

  2. 2018 Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers Mid-Year Survey Released

    August 29, 2018

    (Boone, IA, August 29, 2018) – Prices paid for Illinois farmland continued the “slightly lower” trend according to the Mid-Year Snapshot Survey completed by the Illinois Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers. The survey results were released today at the 2018 Farm Progress Show held here this week. “In the first half of the […]

  3. 2018 McLean County Corn Yield Estimates

    August 22, 2018

    Each year, Soy Capital Ag Services farm managers in Bloomington, IL estimate yields for McLean County.  The 2018 estimate ranks as the 3rd highest yield at 217.77 bushels per acre.  Yield estimates ranged from 156 bushels per acre to 260 bushels per acre, with 78% being over 200 bushels per acre.  Ninety percent of the […]

  4. 2017 Soy Capital Ag Services Agronomic Research Plots

    October 6, 2017

    With the 2017 harvest well under way, the Soy Capital Ag Service’s research plots are also being harvested.  These plots provide independent testing across multiple variables to give insight for future seed selection.  For the most up to date information please visit the seed testing portion of our website located on the home page.

  5. 2017 McLean County Corn Yield Estimates

    August 23, 2017

    Each year, Soy Capital Ag Services farm managers in Bloomington, IL estimate yields for McLean County. 2017’s estimate ranks as the 3rd highest yield at 197.39 bushels per acre. Furthermore, yields are expected to be 25% higher than the 5 year McLean County average. The yield estimates ranged from 148 bushels per acre to 245 […]

  6. Spring Plot Update

    May 26, 2017

    Spring Plot UpdateIt has been a colder wetter spring than expected, making planting a challenge for some in our area.  We were fortunate to get in the field early, which allowed us to avoid a good deal of the rain and gave the plants an opportunity to root before the cold weather hit.  The in […]

  7. 2016 Soy Capital Ag Services Agronomic Research Plot Results

    October 7, 2016

    To keep up to date with the latest results from our research plots follow the link below:2016 Soy Capital Ag Services Agronomic Research Plot Result 

  8. 2016 McLean County Corn Yield Estimates

    August 24, 2016

    Each year, Soy Capital Ag Services farm managers in Bloomington, IL estimate yields for McLean County. 2016’s estimate ranks as the 2nd highest yield at 219.09 bushels per acre. Furthermore, yields are expected to be 25% higher than the 5 year McLean County average. A range from 140 bushels per acre to 268.66 bushels per […]

  9. Soy Capital Ag Service’s 2015 Agronomic Research Published in AgriNews

    November 24, 2015

    The 2015 agronomic research conducted by Soy Capital Ag Services was published in the November 20 edition of the Agrinews.  This research includes test plots for both corn and soybeans throughout regions in both Illinois and Indiana that can be found under the seed research portion of the website.  In addition, there is an article […]

  10. 2015 Agronomic Research Test Plots

    September 28, 2015

    The 2015 harvest season is well under its way across the Midwest, and the Soy Capital Ag Services team is pleased to continue their on going tradition of unbiased third party research.  As the plots come in, they will be posted to the seed testing section of www.soycapital.com, which can be accessed directly with the link […]