sustainability
Innovation

Southern Soybean Breeders Meet to Compare Notes, Collaborate

University of ArkansasSep 14, 2019

United Soybean Board (USB) vice president for sustainability strategy Tim Venverloh recently attended the annual Southern Soybean Breeders Tour to learn more about the research…

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.…

Innovation

Broadband in Rural America: The Key to Improving Innovation, Sustainability for U.S. Soy Farmers and Their Customers

Lisa HumphreysSep 9, 2019

Technology has vastly improved the way U.S. soybean farmers work. Improving efficiency, accuracy, and technology has allowed for more precision and better quality all while…

Water

Bioreactor Offers Learning Experience For Students

Carol BrownSep 4, 2019

Interest in bioreactors is growing in Iowa if the field day at the Roger and Louise Van Ersvelde farm is any indication. The late August…

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…

Our Farms

TWO CAREERS, ONE PASSION

Jo Anne GrammondAug 28, 2019

Dual careers give some soybean farmers the best of both worlds Each new generation of farmers inevitably comes to a point when they must decide…