If you let the plug trays dry out when germination first occurs, you will most likely lose the whole tray.
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In selecting which variety you wish to plant, assuming you are growing field soybeans, you need to consider several things. First, buy the best quality seed you can find. Certified tested seed is usually worth the cost.
Soybeans need a lot of moisture to germinate (50% of their weight). Soil moisture must be sufficient at planting depth.
The soybean is a truly amazing and versatile crop plant. It is one of the oldest food plants, domesticated by 1100 BC in northeastern China. Its ancestor is a wild vine-like plant that produces tiny, hard seeds that are useless for food unless properly prepared.