Sustainability
Water

Bioreactors: Another Instrument in U.S. Soy Farmers’ Sustainability Toolkits

Iowa Soybean AssociationOct 8, 2018

Wood-chip bioreactors work with tile drainage to help reduce the amount of nitrates in water…

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2020 Ground Work: Soybean Harvest in Northeast Indiana

Tom GriffithsOct 26, 2020

Indiana soybean farmer Tom Griffiths shares a 2020 Ground Work update 2020 soybean harvest, seeding cover crops and more.

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2020 Ground Work: Illinois Soybean Harvest Rolling

Elliott UphoffOct 19, 2020

Illinois soybean farmer Elliott Uphoff shares a 2020 Ground Work update about soybean and corn harvest on his farm.

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2020 Ground Work: Soybean Harvest Running Smoothly in Ohio

Bill BaylissOct 15, 2020

Ohio soybean farmer Bill Bayliss shares a 2020 Ground Work update on soybean harvest, fertilizing fields and seeding cover crops.

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2020 Ground Work: Harvesting Below-Average Yields in Iowa

Lindsay GreinerOct 14, 2020

Iowa soybean farmer Lindsay Greiner shares a 2020 Ground Work update on soybean and corn harvest with below-average yields and raising pigs.

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2020 Ground Work: Weather Slows Delaware Harvest

Cory AtkinsOct 9, 2020

Delaware soybean farmer Cory Atkins shares a 2020 Ground Work update on a slow soybean, corn and lima bean harvest and his ability to plant…

U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange

Virtual Farm Tours Provide an Up-Close Look at U.S. Soy

USSEC Staff WriterOct 7, 2020

The premiere global soy and grain trade event of the year went virtual in 2020. From session presentations to the trade show, the U.S. Soybean…

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2020 Ground Work: Minnesota Soybean Harvest

Jamie BeyerOct 5, 2020

Minnesota soybean farmer Jamie Beyer shares a 2020 Ground Work update about soybean and sugarbeet harvest on their farm.

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2020 Ground Work: Arkansas Harvest Begins

Brad DoyleOct 2, 2020

Arkansas soybean farmer Brad Doyle shares a 2020 Ground Work update on harvest preparations and beginnings for his farm and Eagle Seed Company.

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Protecting Water Quality on the Farm and Onward

McKenna DosierOct 1, 2020

Water quality and conservation on the farm are important to farmers because it results in a sustainable end product.

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U.S. Soy Is the Miracle Bean

Hannah SchlappOct 1, 2020

Soybeans are often called “miracle beans.” Their uses are endless, dependable and, most importantly, sustainable.

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Ask a Farmer: Importance of Sustainability

USB Staff WriterOct 1, 2020

Soybean farmers Reggie Strickland, Chuck Prellwitz and Kevin Wilson discuss why sustainable farming methods such as maintaining soil fertility and protecting water quality are so…

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Ask a Farmer: Sustainability and Profitability

USB Staff WriterOct 1, 2020

Soybean farmers across the U.S. are actively working to improve their sustainability.