Our Mission

As trusted soybean farmers, we provide stewardship of the Pennsylvania soybean checkoff dollars.

PSB primarily focuses on soybean research, marketing and education to support the profitability of Pennsylvania soybean farmers and the soy industry.

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Strategic Plan

A new strategic plan that charts the future course of the Pennsylvania Soybean Board was adopted by the farmer/leaders of the Board at its February 2020 meeting. The strategic plan will guide the Board as it considers checkoff-funded research priorities, educational opportunities, outreach and other projects.
Strategic Objectives
1. Preserve and advance animal agriculture, the largest consumer...


Through the soy checkoff, Pennsylvania soybean farmers invest in important research projects. Providing farmers with cutting-edge research they can use to better manage their crops is one of the most important ways the Pennsylvania Soybean Board...

Top Things for Farmers to Know About Checkoff Dollars Invested in Research

The Pennsylvania Soybean Board works to keep soy-bean production growing and expanding in the state. The board also helps create and support market options for farmers.

Top Research Funding Areas

- Soybean Diseases
- On Farm Network
- Soybean Use In Livestock Diets

Top Areas of Research Critical to the Future of Pennsylvania's Soybean Production

- Production in Various Geographic Regions with Different Soils, Temperatures and Growing Seasons
- Market Availability for First Purchasers, Livestock Feed and Markets for Oil
- Controlling Deer, Groundhogs and Other Animals in a Growing Soybean...

Financial Overview: FY2023
Total dollar amount of all FY2023 projects

Total dollar amount of all FY2024 projects


2023 Research Report & Fiscal Year Annual Report