Soybeans are the leading oilseed crop produced globally. Like other legumes, soybeans are valued for their high protein content, with about 35 to 40 percent of their calories from protein. Because of this high protein content, soybeans are extremely important in the animal feed industry.
If you grow soybeans, you know how important it is to know what the water requirements of the plant are. At each growth stage of a soybean plant, different water requirements will be needed for optimal growth and yields.
The Crop Types: Soybean Overview course on irrigation.education will teach you the anatomy and growth stages of a soybean plant, plant water requirements, and best irrigation methods for soybeans. This is a free, easy-to-use resource that will give you a better understanding of how soybeans grow, and what you as a grower can do to maximize yields.
If you already have an account, you can click the button below to log in to irrigation.education and take the Crop Types: Soybean Overview course. If you would like to sign up for a free account, click the sign up button below to register for irrigation training! You can then search for "soybeans" in the upper right hand corner of your screen, and click "Crop Types: Soybean Overview." Click the "launch" button to begin learning!