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Keith Schrader

U.S. Soybean Farmer

Keith Schrader and his wife Carol formed Wheeling Grain Partnership with their sons Kurt, Derek and Brian and their families. Together, they raise food-grade soybeans, seed soybeans, commodity soybeans, commodity corn and non-GMO corn near Nerstrand, Minnesota. A fourth-generation farmer, Keith serves the foodbean industry as a director for the Specialty Soya and Grain Alliance and a farmer soybean board representative on the U.S. Soybean Export Council’s Strategic Utilization Team for the human and oil focus area.

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Ground Work 2022: Preparing for Foodbean Planting in Minnesota

Keith SchraderApr 20, 2022

Late March and early April have brought rains to our area of Minnesota, in the upper U.S. Midwest. We’ve been in mild drought, but by…