The soy checkoff empowers U.S. soybean farmers with tools that will help them maximize their profitability. Whether it’s a database of high-protein-and-oil varieties, the results of soy-checkoff-funded research or interviews with experts, the checkoff spreads the word about cutting-edge tips and tricks you can put to use on your farm.
Many farmers may be questioning whether their soybeans need a fungicide seed treatments this planting season. But that depends on many factors – from weather and planting date to drainage and seed costs. And if
Herbicide-resistant weeds are a known threat to American soybean farmers. Spreading quickly across the country, these weed varieties threaten yields and increase management costs. However, other often overlooked factors add to the financial implications of
Due to its historic emphasis on volume, the U.S. soybean industry has been an extremely efficient system, serving customers with a reliable and consistent supply of soybean meal. However, it could be time for the
Without technology advancements over the past 60 years, U.S. farmers would only be able to feed about 54 million people, the equivalent of the combined populations of California and Texas. Worldwide, it’s predicted the population
Data to show how much of each nutrient a crop needs to produce maximum returns When it comes to soybeans, too little of a nutrient could leave yields lacking, while too much could lead to