Networks & Projects

The Yield Enhancement Networks

Cereal YEN

The Cereal Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) was established in 2012, and is the longest-running YEN.

By joining the Cereal YEN, you… more

Oilseed YEN

The Oilseed YEN network is striving to help the whole industry to successfully grow Oilseed rape (OSR) and Linseed from start to finish – providing a better… more

Linseed YEN

The Linseed Lite YEN was launched in 2024 with development funding from Premium Crops. Linseed lite YEN is a digital platform to benchmark husbandry,… more

Bean YEN

Set up in 2019 in partnership with PGRO, the Bean YEN was established with the support of industry sponsors, including key developmental funding from… more


The Pea YEN was established in 2016 with support from PGRO and 15 commercial sponsors. Pea YEN has sought to understand the variation in combining pea yields between fields, farms and seasons,… more

YEN Nutrition

YEN Nutrition offers Grain Analyses with Benchmarking for accurate nutrient management across the farm.

Use YEN Nutrition to:

YEN Zero

We have a few sponsored places available so malted barley growers to join YEN Zero for free in 2024! Contact us at to register… more

Potato YEN

Yields vary substantially between potato crops, along with the percentage of yield meeting the desired specification. There is a large gap between the biological potential yield and what is… more

Great Lakes YEN

The Great Lakes YEN is being launched for harvest 2022 in the Province of Ontario, Canada, and the Great Lakes region of the USA.  The goal of this new YEN is very much the same as YENs in Europe… more

The Yield Enhancement Projects

YEN Wheat Quality Contest

The YEN Wheat Quality contest is to promote an understanding of how to produce high yielding wheat which is also of high quality. UK Flour Millers has sponsored the… more

Dynamic Benchmarking

An Innovate UK project starting in November 2020 has allowed us to develop prototype 'Dynamic Benchmarking' for YEN users.

We've put all the YEN data since 2013 together in an online… more

YEN Yield Testing

Since the YEN began in 2012, the farmers, advisors and scientists involved have… more