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NEWSMAKER — Extreme weather proves challenging for Missouri soybean farmers

| November 29, 2018

Weather extremes have made this harvest season challenging for Missouri soybean farmers, but there are some steps they can take to help maximize yields next season.

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NEWSMAKER — Show-Me Soy School Field Day provides crash-course for soy producers

| July 24, 2018

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 31 with workshops getting underway just before 9:00 a.m. Lunch will be provided to attendees, and the event is free. 

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Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council holds elections

| April 20, 2018

Three current farmer-leaders were elected to additional three-year terms,

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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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