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.
Much of the soybean belt has received plenty of moisture this season. Since such conditions are often associated with increased plant disease and a greater threat of aphids and other pests, scouting your fields this
Four soybean-production practices to help keep diseases from spreading Until recently, researchers have not considered fungicide-resistant plant pathogens to be a major issue in corn and soybean production. That’s because most farmers do not treat
The weather in the Mid-South region causes intense pest pressure for row-crop farmers. To maintain yields, farmers in this area must treat numerous insect pests, more so than farmers in other areas of the country,
With the increased prevalence of herbicide-resistant weeds, it’s important for farmers to diversify their weed-management plans to incorporate more modes and sites of action. Doing so also requires farmers to be more attentive in applying
It’s been a wet spring for much of the country, so, when flood waters recede, and the sun finally gets a chance to warm the ground, what can farmers do to maximize their soybean crop’s