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.
5 tips for preventing this disease before planting White mold can be damaging for soybeans, and farmers should consider implementing management practices this spring in fields prone to the disease. Soybean farmers should use an
Switch to a more intensive management mentality in soybeans Can the national average soybean yield reach as high as 85 bushels per acre? Fred Below believes so. The University of Illinois crop physiologist documented more
Like thieves in the night, one of U.S. soybean farmers’ biggest enemies – herbicide-resistant weeds – will start looking for ways to sneak back into U.S. soybean fields as soon as the ground starts to
5 Questions for Ed Anderson, Executive Director, North Central Soybean Research Program Industry partnerships are integral to the greater good of farmers, and regional research partnerships are one example. Some soybean-production challenges affect farmers across
“Just because it has never happened does not mean it couldn’t.” That statement by Chip Petrea, researcher in agriculture safety and health at the University of Illinois, may seem obvious. But with planting season speeding up,