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.
Have you tried no-till in your fields? According to Chad Lee, Ph.D., this may be something more farmers should consider. That’s because no-till practices have recently been credited with increasing soybean yields in the Mid-south
Soybean cyst nematode. Just the name of this yield robber makes many soybean farmers cringe. And it should, since soybean nematodes causes the greatest yield loss of any pest or disease in soybean throughout the
Nowadays, farmers are well aware of what they need to do to maximize soybean yield. However, here are 10 areas that require special attention every year. Want to know more about increasing yield? Check out
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
With planting season coming soon, farmers may want to start addressing the weeds that could already be lurking in their fields. The issue of herbicide-resistant weeds poses a major threat to soybean yields throughout the