Tag: soybean

Senator claims biodiesel market unfairly skewed against domestic producers

| November 9, 2017

A U.S. senator claims that hundreds of millions of gallons of Argentinian and Indonesian biodiesel were being unfairly dumped into U.S. markets.

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Soy acres gaining on corn acres

| July 21, 2017

CHICAGO (press release) – The U.S. soybean industry is turning a corner. This year, soy acres closed in on corn acres, narrowing the gap between the two crops.

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Japanese beetles a problem for farmers during the summer months

| June 28, 2017

MISSOURI — Between June and August Japanese beetles (pests) emerge from the soil. Before this pest becomes a beetle, it is actually a grub that lives in the soil and feeds on roots of plants. You can identify the beetle by their metallic-green body with bronze-colored wing covers.

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Producers will have to wait to learn more about this year’s crops

| June 12, 2017

USDA’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) and Production reports in June are not known for their dramatic surprises, and Friday’s latest round of estimates did not damage that age-old reputation. Other than a few updates on South American crops, few changes were made.

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Your crops may not be out of the woods yet

| June 7, 2017

ROCKVILLE, Md. (DTN) — So your corn crops survived a tough spring — flooding, saturated soils and cool temperatures. Don’t relax just yet.

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Partnership formed to bring Missouri’s non-GMO high oleic soybean technology to growers

| April 12, 2017

The Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council’s efforts to grow farmers’ return on their soy checkoff investments have taken another leap forward. The leaders of Missouri’s premier organization for soybean research formalized a key partnership to bring Missouri’s non-GMO high oleic soybean technology to growers.

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Do you excel in soybean production?

| April 5, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the Missouri Soybean Association’s yield contest.

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USDA acreage, stocks report

| March 31, 2017

The USDA acreage and stocks report released Friday, March 31, 2017 suggests planted acreage for corn is prospected to be down and planted acreage for soybeans are prospected to be up.

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Soybean Update– Interview with Christine Tew about where the money goes

| February 3, 2017

Christine Tew spoke with KMZU’s Amanda Wagner about how the Soybean Checkoff money is used and how it benefits Missouri Farmers. Listen to the full interview below.

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