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.
The Illinois Soybean Association’s soy-checkoff-funded Soybean Summits connect Illinois soybean farmers with expert advice about how to increase yields and profits. Consider these five timely soybean-production tips presented recently. For the full presentations, visit www.SoyYieldChallenge.com
Every farmer knows that fertilizer inputs can be of the biggest crop expenses on the farm and are essential to the vitality of crops. Yet, each year, farmers spend thousands of dollars adding inputs to
Guest Column from Jolene Brown Recently, I arrived at a farm site where family business members were gathered around the table waiting for me to begin the consultation. I asked, “Did you decide to work
Survey gives farmers chance to aid soy sales efforts This fall, U.S. soybean farmers have the opportunity to help increase demand for U.S. soy by sharing just a small sandwich-bag-sized clump of your soybeans. Researchers
Important for farmers to take advantage of short management windows Any mention of “Palmer amaranth” is likely to bring a shudder from farmers who have been forced to deal with it. Common in the southern