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Precision Agriculture: Finding the Right Recipe for Sustainable Farming

Diane KarrOct 4, 2017

  Raising four boys on the farm means a lot of groceries and a lot of hungry kids to feed. Just as I carefully measure…


U.S. Soy Farmers Prioritize Water Conservation

Elsie WetzelSep 19, 2017

When it comes to sustainable farming practices, there’s no “one size fits all” solution. What works for one farm might not be a fit for…

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10 Facts about U.S. Sustainable Agriculture

U.S. Sustainability AllianceSep 12, 2017

The United States has been practicing conservation and sustainability long before they became the issues they are today. Here are 10 facts about U.S. sustainable…


Farmer Practices Protect Community Water

Elsie WetzelAug 14, 2017

Water is on my mind constantly. I think about the streams and creeks that run through my community and carry water to our lakes and…


Taking Water Management to the Fields: How We Manage our Greatest Resource

Diane KarrAug 13, 2017

The sun is blazing. Sweat is rolling down your back. Your hair is sticking uncomfortably to your neck. So what do you do? Why, reach…


Water Conservation Highlighted by National Geographic

USSEC Staff WriterMay 1, 2017

Global magazine spotlights one of the production practices that make U.S. soybean farmers the most sustainable in the world U.S. soybean farmers are among the…