Soil Health
Conservation Tillage

U.S. Soy Farmer’s Sustainability Practices Focus on Soil Quality, Erosion Control

Jack CornellJul 1, 2022

Soil health is top of mind for U.S. Soy farmer Kenny Brinker, who grows soybeans and corn in Auxvasse, Missouri. Brinker’s farrow to finish hog…

Soil Health

Farmers for Soil Health

John JohnsonJun 2, 2022

Farmers are front-line caretakers of the land who work every day to conserve our natural resources. Doing so allows them to remain economically and environmentally…

Soil Health

U.S. Soybean Farmers Use Cover Crops to Improve Soil & Protect Water

USSEC Staff WriterFeb 2, 2022

Cover cropping is a management practice in which fields are planted not with the specific goal of a harvested crop, but to provide ground cover…

Soil Health

U.S. Soybean Farmers Can Make a Difference in Climate Change

USSEC Staff WriterJan 26, 2022

Climate change is a global concern, and the U.S., along with the rest of the world, is seeking greenhouse gas mitigation opportunities. U.S. soybean farmers…

Research

Crop Residue Decisions Impact Soil Life

American Society of AgronomyAug 6, 2020

The American Society of Agronomy highlighted a Louisiana State University AgCenter research project comparing the impact of no-till and prescribed fire as crop residue management…

Soil Health

Innovative Soil Nutrient Mapping Technology Wins Award

Ohio Soybean CouncilFeb 28, 2020

An innovative soil nutrient mapping and testing platform developed by Persistence Data Mining, Inc. and the Ohio Soybean Council won a 2019 R&D 100 Award.…