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Partners in profit: joint ventures forged by the checkoff are paying dividends on many fronts.
May 1, 2009 ... The soybean checkoff demonstrates as much versatility in its partnerships as soybeans do in their variety of end uses. The U.S. farmer-funded soybean research and promotion programs stretch checkoff dollars with a wide variety of industry,...

When family and business collide.
May 1, 2009 ... Bean Talk Family farms require more teamwork and resolutions than other businesses There's nothing better or more frustrating than working with "genetics"! Farming with family is a challenge. For the past 20 years, I've been sitting...

Fear sees hope in new soy uses.(Interview)
May 1, 2009 ... Behind the Board As Karen Fear, a United Soybean Board (USB) director and farmer from Montpelier, Ind., attests, "It's an exciting time for soybean farmers." Here, she discusses new uses for soy and the changing role of women in ag. ...

Great gains.(soybean yield)(Brief article)
May 1, 2009 ... Inner Bean Research finds soybean yields are keeping pace with those of corn Have soybean yield increases kept pace with those of corn? University of Nebraska research comparing irrigated corn and soybeans shows yield trend lines...

Are you doing anything differently to market your 2009 soybean crop?(Brief article)
May 1, 2009 ... Fence Post "The main thing we are doing differently this year is switching to conventional soybeans. We are hoping to receive as much as a $2-per-bushel premium over biotech soybeans. We will continue to use marketing tools like...