Conservation Tillage
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How Conservation Can Ready Soils for Planting After Tough Weather

Ag ProfessionalMay 4, 2020

Conservation tillage systems can provide solutions for challenging soil and field conditions created by tough weather in 2019, according to an article from Ag Professional.

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Different Paths, Same Goal: Sustainability is Universal Priority For U.S. Soybean Farmers Nationwide

USB Staff WriterOct 18, 2019

What’s good for Iowa soybean farms may not be so great for Georgia soils. But one thing is certain: Farmers embrace the importance and value…

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2018 Conservation Legacy Award Winner Talks Cover Crops, Cows, and Conservation

Mark SchleismanFeb 27, 2019

U.S. soybean growers know that sustainability is a lifelong cycle on their farms, practiced every day of every season of every year. Each fall, the…

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U.S. Soy Farmers: Pillars of Sustainability

USFRA Staff WriterJan 2, 2019

Water, soil, air, and habitat are important to consumers. They've always been important to U.S. Soy farmers as well. This infographic highlights what U.S. growers…

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U.S. Soy: Verified Sustainable

Lisa HumphreysSep 4, 2018

U.S. soybean farmers fulfil promises to their families, communities and the earth. They promise to care for the land to ensure the future of the family…

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Melding Conservation and Profitability

Dan LemkeMar 23, 2018

Dallas, Wis., farmer Andy Bensend’s hand was forced. A casualty of the grim 1980s farm economy, Bensend filed bankruptcy in 1986. While difficult, the decision…

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Keeping it Simple

Dan LemkeMar 13, 2018

Jamestown, North Dakota, farmer Tony Wagner was already committed to farming in a sustainable way when he got an eye opener that cemented the importance…

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Sustainable U.S. Farming Practices by the Numbers

Pascal KuipersMar 2, 2018

Conservation and sustainable farming practices are practically as old as U.S. agriculture itself. Sustainability is, by its very definition, integral to the farmers who care…

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Farming is More than a Job – It’s a Way of Life for U.S. Soybean Growers

Lisa HumphreysJan 23, 2018

Sustainable practices help U.S. soybean farmers produce more soybeans on less land while reducing harmful emissions and soil erosion. These videos, narrated in English, Mandarin,…

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Keep the Stubble

Allison ArpDec 17, 2017

No-till, an important sustainability practice for U.S. soybean farmers, just took its turn in the spotlight. During a special month-long campaign called “No Tillage November,”…

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Conservation acclamation

Jason JenkinsDec 13, 2017

Lamberts honored with Missouri’s first Leopold award. As Matt Lambert harvests corn on an overcast early November afternoon, the clamorous combine kicks up more than…

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Conservation Tillage Improves Sustainability, Crop Performance

Diane KarrOct 18, 2017

Like any business owner or manager, we face a constant challenge of meeting the needs of today while building our farm for the future. When…