Minnesota Field Crop Variety Trials

Field of wheat trials with varieties at different maturities

The University of Minnesota has conducted and published reports of crop variety trials since the late 1880s. Today's trials include a variety of crops trialed at multiple Research and Outreach Centers and cooperating farmers' fields across Minnesota. 

This website has been developed to deliver yield and other key harvest results to growers before the full reports are published. Please check back frequently through the harvest season for the crop you're interested in for updates to the crop's page. The 2021 Minnesota Field Crop Variety Trials include the following crops: