Maryland farmer Eric Spates shows how he combines beans at his farm. He talks about his sustainability practices, including how his grass waterway prevents soil erosion and how he will plant a winter wheat cover crop after his soybeans are harvested. [Video was originally a Maryland Soybean Board Facebook live post]

Susanne Zilberfarb
Susanne Zilberfarb

Executive Director

Delaware and Maryland Soybean Boards

Susanne Zilberfarb grew up on a farm, pursued a degree in communications, and in a classic "you can take the girl out of the farm but you can't take the farm outta the girl" move, has spent much of her career in ag communications. She is currently the executive director of both the Delaware Soybean Board and the Maryland Soybean Board.