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U.S. Soy Farmer: Sustainability is Leaving the Ground Better than How I Found It

Cory AtkinsDec 1, 2018

First generation farmer Cory Atkins says practicing no-till helps him to retain soil moisture, and topsoil and gives him improved soil structure and natural weed…

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U.S. Soy Farmer: No Till is the Heart of our Farming Business

Linda BurrierNov 24, 2018

Linda Burrier’s Maryland family farm was an early no-till adaptor, beginning in the early 1970s and achieving 100% no till in 2002. This has helped…

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Sustainability by the Numbers: No-Till

Savannah SteinkeSep 5, 2018

No-till farming, or the practice of planting seeds into the previous season’s crop residue, is a small effort that makes a big impact on both…

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No-till Farming Plays Big Role in Illinois Soybean Farmer’s Soil Management Plan

Ron MooreAug 30, 2018

Like most U.S. soybean farmers, Ron Moore takes great care in managing his soil. No-till farming, or the practice of planting seeds into the previous…

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Iowa Soybean Farm Serves as Prototype for Village Farms in China

Pascal KuipersMar 25, 2018

Rick Kimberley and wife Martha are the fifth generation on the Kimberley family farm. Son Grant, the sixth generation, not only contributes to U.S. Soy…

Conservation Tillage

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…