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.
Scouting Patrol: Illinois farmer scouts fields to keep pests, diseases away from soybeans From Palmer amaranth and marestail to aphids and nematodes, there are all sorts of weeds, diseases and insects that soybean farmers need
New Smithsonian display shows how ag helped make America great As far back as 2009, Illinois farmer Sharon Covert had discussions with Smithsonian Institution staff about its agriculture exhibits. Her efforts are paying off now
What to watch for to make sure you’re getting the most efficient use of your water Many soybean plants will soon be at the critical reproductive stage, when a crop can use a quarter-inch of
Smithsonian exhibition features farmer stories and artifacts Whether talking about the use of modern technology and crop production or tracing the history of farming, farmers are the best sources of information. They’re also the ones
Top 5 Ag Attractions in the Exhibit More on the Smithsonian Exhibit: Farmers Help Smithsonian Exhibit Give a True View Farmers Give Exhibit a Personal Touch Exhibit Portrays Ag Authentically There’s so much to see