Soil Health
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.…

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Management Practices Impact Carbon Storage in Soils

University of California, DavisFeb 16, 2020

A long-term study at the University of California Davis Russell Ranch Sustainable Agriculture Facility, in the western U.S., found that practices that increase soil organic…

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Six Basics to Protect Water and Improve Soil

Delaware Soybean BoardJan 12, 2020

U.S. soybean farmers adopt management practices to continuously improve sustainability. A Delaware farmer, from the U.S. east coast, describes basic practices that protect water quality…

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Sustainable Farmer Award Winner Focuses on Regenerative Agriculture

Field to MarketDec 6, 2019

Innovation allows U.S. soybean farmers to continuously improve the sustainability of their crops and pass those benefits on to customers. Field to Market: The Alliance…

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Multi-Faceted Approach to Soil Health and Conservation

Bethany BarattaDec 4, 2019

Every year, U.S. soybean farmers gain experience to continuously improve the sustainability of their crops, while adapting to changing conditions. For example, past American Soybean…

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How Healthier Soil Helps Farmers Survive Record Rains, Drought

Amy SaltzmanNov 18, 2019

In Iowa, farmer Mitchell Hora uses cover crops to protect against extreme weather. The rains started in early May, a series of near-constant showers across…