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Sustainability

Alabama Soybean Farmer, Front-Line Conservationist

Wendy Yeager|Jun 10, 2022

I grew up on a farm in south Alabama and left to pursue what I thought was my dream of becoming a veterinarian. But fate…

Sustainability

Prioritizing Sustainability, Innovation and Nutrition: U.S. Women Farmers Talk Commitment to U.S. Soy

Linda Funk|Mar 7, 2022

In recognition of International Women’s Day on March 8 and U.S. National Agriculture Day on March 22, the U.S. Soy industry showcases two U.S. women farmers…

Ground Work

2020 Ground Work: Finishing Harvest and Preparing for 2021 in Arkansas

Brad Doyle|Dec 7, 2020

Arkansas soybean farmer Brad Doyle shares his final 2020 Ground Work update about cleaning soybean seed for Eagle Seed Company and preparing fields for next…

Sustainability

U.S. Soy Farmers are Part of a Team Reducing Environmental Impact

American Farm Bureau Federation|Apr 26, 2020

U.S. soy farmers are part of the sustainability solution as they produce more with less. This American Farm Bureau Federation video highlights sustainability in U.S.…

Ground Work

Constant Change

South Dakota Soybean|Dec 3, 2019

Weather, Technology and Economics Drive Need to Adapt It doesn’t take a historian to see that farming today is different than it was a generation…

Ground Work

Coming Home

Brandelyn Twellman|Oct 25, 2019

For the Carpenter brothers, deciding to come home to the family farm came naturally. A commitment to each member of the family finding their role…

Ground Work

Sustainability & Soybean Farming

USB Staff Writer|Oct 22, 2019

United Soybean Board (USB) chairman and Kentucky farmer Keith Tapp says that for U.S. soy farmers, sustainability means looking at new techniques, new uses, and…

Sustainability

Continuous Improvement

Brandelyn Twellman|Oct 15, 2019

TJT Gottman Inc. is setting a strong example for learning about and implementing conservation practices on the farm, with brothers Tim and Trent Gottman committed…

Ground Work

The Modern Family Farm

Brandelyn Twellman|Sep 14, 2019

The latest census of agriculture results show notable changes on the family farm, from more operators and more female operators to increased reliance on technology.…

Sustainability

30 Harvests

USFRA Staff Writer|Aug 29, 2019

U.S. farmers face multiple challenges including climate change as they embrace the opportunity to meet increasing demands to grow food sustainably. The next 30 years…