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In 2020, three counties recorded total soybean production over 10.0 million bushels, led by Redwood County, with 11.3 million bushels according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Faribault (11.3 million) and Polk (11.0 million) also surpassed the 10.0 million…


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A local fire and rescue department in Lincoln County recently received welcomed support from the Lincoln County Corn and Soybean Growers and their checkoff dollars. Lake Benton Fire Department received a monetary donation to purchase farm rescue equipment, which consisted…


The Crookston City Council has formally approved the purchase of 10 acres of land toward the construction of the Ag Innovation Campus. “(Crookston) is proud to be a partner in this project that is such an asset to our community,”…


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The 78 farmer-directors serving on the United Soybean Board met virtually on Feb. 17 to define strategies and goals to strengthen soy’s position in the U.S. and global marketplaces for the checkoff’s next year of investments related to soybean meal,…


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The United Soybean Board is a proud funding partner and endorses a multi-organizational initiative to connect private sector capital investors with innovative climate-smart, soil-centric agricultural technologies. U.S. farmers are leaders when it comes to using leading-edge technologies and best management…


During January and February, 140 Minnesota soybean farmers completed a Grower Input Survey, conducted by the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council. Their participation also led to a worthy cause. The goal of the survey was to gauge growers’ top…


With the support of state soybean organizations, including the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council, the American Soybean Association’s World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH) Program and the Northern Crops Institute (NCI) have risen to the challenges of…


Rural roads and bridges serve as the initial link in the overall supply chain – allowing the soybeans and grain produced on a farm to be eventually consumed by both domestic and international customers. Of the bridges in the country classified…


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The USDA is extending the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) General Signup period, which had previously been announced as ending on Feb. 12, 2021. USDA will continue to accept offers as it takes this opportunity for the Biden administration to evaluate…


Ag Management Solutions, the Minnesota-based company that oversees both the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council and the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association, earned three Merit awards at the Region 3 Best of 2020 National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) Awards Ceremony. More…


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