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Family farms

2020 Ground Work: Managing Weeds and Winds in Minnesota

Jamie BeyerJul 3, 2020

Minnesota soybean farmer Jamie Beyer shares a 2020 Ground Work update, focusing on weed control during unusually windy weather.

No till

Cropping System Inventory Shows Increase in No-Till Acres on U.S. Soybean Farms

South Dakota SoybeanMay 30, 2020

South Dakota Soybean describes how farmers adapted to the wettest year on record with a significant increase in no-till acres.

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…

Harvest

U.S. Soybean Harvest Surpasses Halfway Mark

Rob HatchettNov 4, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) weekly Crop Progress report estimated that 62% of the 2019 U.S. soybean crop had been harvested as of October…

Marketplace

India Poised for Lower Oilseed Output in 2019/20

Rob HatchettSep 24, 2019

India’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) attaché office issued its Oilseeds and Products Update at the end of August. In the report, the Post trimmed its…

Planting

U.S. Farmers Report First Progress in Seeding 2019 U.S. Soybean Crop

Rob HatchettApr 28, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) issued the update for the seeding of the 2019 campaign. As of April 21,…