family farms
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…

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Right Where He Belongs

North Dakota Soybean CouncilNov 8, 2019

Logan Ferry has never really wavered in his life’s goal. From an early age, it was obvious that farming was in his future.  “I’ve been…

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Back to His Roots

North Dakota Soybean CouncilOct 29, 2019

Varied Path Gives Endrud Unique Perspective The gravel roads of Traill County may be a world away from the bustling streets of Hong Kong, but…

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Farming for the Generations

USB Staff WriterOct 27, 2019

Farming is a family affair; in fact, nearly 99% of U.S. farms are family farms. And those families work 90% of the land and are…

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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.…

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Conservation is Just a Way of Life for this U.S. Soy Family Farm

South Dakota SoybeanJul 31, 2019

The Johnson Farm of Frankfort, South Dakota is this year's winner of the South Dakota Leopold Conservation Award. In 1986, the family went 100 percent…