conservation
Family farms

Constant Change

South Dakota SoybeanDec 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…

Family farms

Coming Home

Brandelyn MartinOct 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…

Our Farms

Sustainability & Soybean Farming

USB Staff WriterOct 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…

Soil Health

Continuous Improvement

Brandelyn MartinOct 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…

Family farms

The Modern Family Farm

Brandelyn MartinSep 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 WriterAug 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…