U.S. Soy Farmer Details Sustainability Efforts on his Land

Cory Atkins, a U.S. Soy farmer in Delaware, details the various sustainability methods that best fit his farm.

Cory Atkins
Cory Atkins

U.S. Soybean Farmer


First-generation farmer Cory Atkins and his wife Kate, a registered dietician, live near Seaford, Delaware. Cory grows soybeans, corn, wheat, barley, grain sorghum and vegetable crops like green beans, lima beans and pickling cucumbers. In addition, he has a seed dealership and does custom planting, spraying and harvesting. He serves as a director on his state and regional soybean boards, as well as the United Soybean Board.