U.S. Soybean Harvest Enters Final Stretch

Rob HatchettNov 30, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) estimated that 91 percent of the 2018 U.S. soybean crop had been harvested as…

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Harvest is just around the corner

Quint PottingerSep 30, 2016

Harvest is just around the corner at Affinity Farms in New Haven, Kentucky. In mid-September, Quint Pottinger said they’re still getting a lot of hot…

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This is Harvest

USSEC Staff WriterJan 19, 2015

Harvesting a Crop That’s Sustainable for the World, Future Generations https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQ0JzlktdKM Hartke Swine Center, Inc., is a family farm located in Teutopolis, Illinois, right in…

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Rain Slows Harvest

USSEC Staff WriterOct 23, 2013

This week Ron Kindred, a soybean farmer and chair of the Illinois Soybean Association Marketing Committee shared that while rain has slowed down his soybean…

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Snow Left Moist Start for Week

USSEC Staff WriterOct 23, 2013

This week Jared Hagert is still harvesting his soybean crop, with a little more than one thousand acres left to go. It’s been wet in…

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High Yield Despite Rain

USSEC Staff WriterOct 15, 2013

This week USB farmer-leader Keith Kemp shared with us that it’s one of his best soybean yielding years. Currently he is finishing-up soybean harvest despite…