About
Soybeans
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MYCOGEN® BRAND SOYBEANS HELP MAKE
THE MOST OF YOUR ACRES

Mycogen Seeds is an excellent soybean partner. Our soybean breeders, agronomists and product team carefully select soybean varieties that demonstrate top-yield and agronomic performance. Mycogen® brand soybeans feature characteristics like strong emergence, excellent standability, and nematode and disease resistance. So we can bring you outstanding soybean products with top yield performance.

Mycogen Seeds draws on the latest herbicide trait technologies to protect that yield performance. And our dedicated sales force, agronomists and retailers are prepared to help you — from seed selection throughout the growing season.

 

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LOCAL BREEDING AND TESTING
HELP US UNDERSTAND YOUR NEEDS

Mycogen Seeds combines global research backed by Dow AgroSciences with an extensive local testing program to make sure our soybean varieties are a good fit for your farm.

  • Brown stem rot
  • Frogeye leaf spot
  • Iron deficiency chlorosis
  • Phytophthora root rot
  • Sclerotinia white mold
  • Soybean cyst nematode
  • Sudden death syndrome

 

Mycogen Seeds testing locations

We annually evaluate our soybean products in more than 1 million U.S. testing locations, including numerous microclimates. Then our experienced seed professionals can select the varieties that stand up best to the challenges on your farm.

See the Mycogen brand soybeans that are delivering top yield performance near you.

Benefits of new seed

  • Meets quality standards of seed company
    • Professionally handled and rigorously tested
      • Dramatically reduces splits and foreign matter
      • Ensures varietal purity
    • Germination tests to ensure peace of mind
    • Weed-free
  • Access to the most elite soybean germplasm
  • Average loss of approximately 10 percent to 15 percent cleanout at harvest for bin-run seed
  • New seed yields an average of 1.8 bushels per acre more than bin-run seed (university yield trials range from 1.2 to 5.9 bushels per acre)
  • Dealer agronomic support before and after the sale
  • Royalties provide for research and development of new traits and higher-yielding soybean germplasm
  • New trait introductions
    • Seven to nine years for commercialization
    • $50 million to $100 million in total costs for a new biotech trait

TRAITS & TECHNOLOGY

Mycogen brand soybeans feature leading herbicide-tolerant traits and seed treatments to protect the yield potential of your soybeans. Learn more >

CROP PROTECTION

Protect your acres from devastating weeds, insects and disease with leading crop protection products from Dow AgroSciences.