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Saturated Buffer Design Research Improves Water Quality

Illinois Nutrient Research and Education CouncilDec 28, 2019

U.S. soybean farmers continuously investigate ways to improve their sustainability. In tiled fields, saturated buffers are one management practice that prevents nutrient loss as excess…

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U.S. Soy Farmers Use Water Monitoring Systems for Continuous Improvement

Arkansas Soybean Promotion BoardNov 9, 2019

U.S. soybean farmers use innovative technology to continuously improve the sustainability of their crops. With support from qualified state soybean boards (QSSBs), farmers learn how…

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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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Bioreactor Offers Learning Experience For Students

Carol BrownSep 4, 2019

Interest in bioreactors is growing in Iowa if the field day at the Roger and Louise Van Ersvelde farm is any indication. The late August…

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Irrigation Innovation — Emerging Technologies can Improve Water Use Efficiency

Laura TempleAug 21, 2019

Crops are thirsty. They use water to take in nutrients and facilitate processes to grow, flower and yield. And they are finicky. Each crop demands…

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The Faces of U.S. Soy Farming: Water Management

Wisconsin Soybean Marketing BoardJul 23, 2019

Having a consistent supply of high-quality, sustainably produced soybeans is vitally important to international soy buyers, and U.S. soy farmers are up to the challenge.…