The share of acreage for major cash crops-wheat, corn, soybeans, and cotton-that are planted using conservation tillage has increased over the past two decades in the United States. Conservation tillage, which includes no-till and mulch till, reduces soil disturbance...
The United Soybean Board (USB) and The Yield Lab Institute (YLI) challenge companies to create innovations that increase the use and value of soybean meal in existing markets through the Soy Innovation Challenge. "Soybean oil demand is increasing as a...
The USDA says the U.S. corn and soybean harvests made solid advances over the past week. That was because of generally dry conditions in much of the Midwest and Plains, but this week has already seen severe storms, heavy...
The USDA says the U.S. corn and soybean harvests made solid advances over the past week. There was precipitation in parts of the Midwest and Plains over the past week, including snow in some northern areas, but overall, conditions...
The U.S. corn and soybean harvests have pulled ahead of average. That is thanks to a generally dry pattern in much of the Midwest and Plains last week along with cool to seasonal temperatures in much of the region. The...
  Ohio producers are dealing with more sudden death syndrome (SDS) after a wet spring. WESTFIELD, Indiana - Cool, wet conditions are some of the most conducive for soybean disease, but LG Seeds Agronomist Tim Beninga says each weather scenario...
The USDA says the corn and soybean harvests both made solid advances last week but are a little behind their normal paces. While weather was generally conducive for harvest activity last week, development in some areas was pushed back...
The Kansas Soybean Commission has pledged $4 million to support the Kansas State University College of Agriculture's innovation centers for grain, food, animal and agronomy research. This investment will fund new facilities, renovations of current buildings and improvements in...
Harmful nematodes that feed on roots of plants can cause major damage to crops, causing billions of dollars in damage. Today, Syngenta Crop Protection, a global leader in agricultural innovation, is launching the world's first commercial digital solution to...
The Dectes stem borer, or sometimes called the soybean stem borer, is a small, long-horned beetle whose larvae attack soybeans, often resulting in lodging. Historically, cultivated sunflowers were the preferred host plant for this pest. However, instances of Dectes...
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