Learn the basics of conducting a successful on-farm research study. Browse the Grower's
Guide to On-Farm Research and check out our 10 Steps for On-Farm Research Success. Ready to
get tech-saavy? Try our Digital Ag Online Course to learn how technologies such as application
maps and yield monitors can be leveraged to conduct on-farm research.
Nebraska Extension's interactive, online magazine provides comprehensive information for
those considering on-farm research, including: the basics of site selection, designing
experiments, plot layout, data collection, and data analysis.
A Cropwatch page that lays out 10 important steps to ensure your on-farm research project
yeilds information that's valuable to your ag operation.
Learn to better utilize precision-ag software and technologies to manage your operation
with these online modules All modules that can be completed at your own pace.
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education's 30-page intruductoy guide to Conduct
Research on Your Farm or Ranch.
Ready to get started? Browse our research protocols to find a ready-to-implement research
plan or contact your local extension educator to have a custom plan developed. Once your study
is started, fill out the on-farm research background form to share the details of your project
with us. Study completed? See the yield monitor data download guide for help exporting your
We have many research project plans already developed and ready to implement. From starter
fertilizer, to seeding rate, to fungicide studies, check out our research protocols page.
Fill out this background form to tell us more about your on-farm research study and help us
prepare your research summary report for publication.
- Complete the Form
- Return it to firstname.lastname@example.org
A quick guides for exporting data from common yield monitors.
A statistical analysis tool that provides quick, accurate, and straightforward analysis for
data from agricultural experiments.