Soy-checkoff-funded production research leads to technology advancements that can benefit U.S. soybean farmers on their operations. Often, private companies springboard off the checkoff’s projects to create new, innovative products. Learn more about the soy-checkoff-funded efforts that are enabling farmers to grow bigger and better crops year after year, and capture some tips that can help farmers directly.
Better weather late in growing season could salvage soybean yields, researchers say For many farmers across the middle of the U.S. soybean belt, planting took much longer than normal due to excessive rain in the
Multistate research reveals resistant genes could beat the bugs Since their discovery in Wisconsin in 2000, soybean aphids quickly became a yield-robbing pest that farmers contend with nearly every year. Though infestation levels vary from
How changes in research, meal and technology will impact soybean profitability over the next 10 years “Most people overestimate what they can do in one year and underestimate what they can do in 10.” View
Research points to a variety of factors in population declines Amid a tide of bad news about honey bee health and criticism of production agriculture, new science indicates it is possible for soybean farmers and
Preliminary research results show soybean yield bump from honey bees The world of agriculture is abuzz with interest in honey bees these days. While the primary concern for most involved is the health and vitality