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To ensure continued and reliable delivery of U.S. soy exports to customers around the world, the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council has invested checkoff resources into funding pre-engineering and design work to enhance and maintain Lock and Dam #25…


Understanding the difference between soybean cyst nematode-resistant varieties may help soybean growers understand the importance of rotating sources of resistance, which is one of the “active SCN management” strategies advised by The SCN Coalition. For combating SCN during the 2022…


The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is in the process of issuing $1.8 billion in payments to agricultural producers who enrolled in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs for the 2020 crop year.  These payments…


A new report, funded by the United Soybean Board (USB) and conducted by the Benton Institute for Broadband & Society, revealed that providing U.S. farmers and ranchers access to fast, affordable and reliable broadband will increase sustainability. It will also allow more reliable…


Tom Slunecka, CEO of the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC), joined other agricultural leaders as a panelist during the virtual Homefield Advantage Heartland Conference. Slunecka spoke alongside officials from the Soy Transportation Coalition and U.S. Grains Council on The…


To mark World Egg Day on October 8, ASA/WISHH commends Ghana’s egg and nutrition leaders who are sustaining the momentum for egg nutrition. Ghanaian dietitian Naana Adjei helped create Ghana’s National Egg Campaign Secretariat along with poultry industry leaders and…


Op-Ed by WISHH Chairman and Kentucky farmer Gerry Hayden. The World Initiative for Soy in Human Health’s (WISHH) founding farmer leaders planned for WISHH to work closely with partners when they created WISHH in 2000. I’m proud to say WISHH’s…


A product funded by soybean checkoff dollars has made its way to Minnesota’s roads. Recently, EPIC EsterLink (EL) Dust Suppressant was applied to a gravel road adjacent to a sugar beet piling station near the town of Foxhome in Wilkin County. EPIC EL, commercialized by BioBlend Renewable Resources, is a soy-based dust control product…