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Minnesota farmers, researchers and industry leaders are preparing for the 3rd annual Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council (MSR&PC) Research Retreat July 23-24 in Brainerd, Minn. This retreat allows all attendees to sit around a table and discuss current concerns…


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This story was first featured in the July – August issue of Soybean Business. Click here to view the digital version of the magazine.  Checkoff investments are hardly overnight sensations. Successes are measured not in days or months, but years…


The production cycle for many soybean farmers begins in the field and ends when the last load is brought to the elevator. Looking beyond the elevator can be hard to imagine until given the opportunity to see end-users and international…


Harold Stanislawski is such a big fan of Goodyear's new Assurance WeatherReady tires, he decided to buy a set for each of his Buicks.


For the second annual Minnesota Soybean Grower-Researcher Retreat, David Kee wanted to try a different format. Last year, the farmers sat at round tables while the researchers moved throughout the room.


Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council (MSR&PC) Director Eric Thorn is visiting Vietnam this week on an Essential Amino Acid (EAA) mission funded by the soybean checkoff.


Keith Schrader built his farm from the ground up. He started his Nerstrand, Minn., operation in 1976, and has farmed corn and soybeans full time for the last 40 years. Schrader, a District 8 representative currently serving his second term as the Minnesota Soybean Research…


Minnesota farmers kicked off their 2016 See For Yourself mission with a Thursday meeting with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) and U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) before heading out to view what a typical marketplace looks…