Originator - Plant Production Institute named after V.Ya. Yuriev of NAAS.
Sloboda was included in the State Register of Plant Varieties Suitable for Dissemination in Ukraine in 2019. Recommended zones of cultivation: Woodlands and Steppe.
Variety - ukrainika.
The pubescence of plants is yellow-brown; flowers are violet; seeds are oval-spherical, yellow, with dark-brown raphes and eyes. The 1000-seed weight is 140–170 g.
The cultivar is early-ripening; the growing period is 94-96 days.
The plant height is 70–80 cm; the lower pod attachment height is 16 cm.
Lodging resistance and shedding resistance are high. Drought resistance is high. Resistance to diseases is high.
The average protein content is 40.5%; the average oil content is 21.0%.
The potential yield amounts to 4.5 t/ha. The maximum yield from this cultivar was as follows: 2.96 t/ha in the Woodlands (Volyn Regional State Center for Plant Variety Examination, 2018); 3.03 t/ha in the Forest-Steppe (Chernivtsi Regional State Center for Plant Variety Examination, 2018), and 2.19 t/ha in the Steppe (Krynychky Branch of Dnipropetrovsk Regional State Center for Plant Variety Examination, 2017).
The cultivation technology is conventional for the growing zone.