Soybeans en A trip to soybean boot camp <div class="field-deck"> How do seed companies come up with disease, insect ratings? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We get an inside look at how one seed company develops crop disease ratings, not a good time for those test beans.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Pioneer Hi-Bred Seed Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:12:00 +0000 84661 at <p>The green veins of this soybean leaf are a solid sign that the plant has been infected with Sudden Death Syndrome. DuPont Pioneer has fields that are infected with the disease where the company tests new varieties for the market.</p> Photo: Willie Vogt Advancing the pace of genetic gain <div class="field-deck"> DuPont Pioneer is using Big Data analytics to choose the right soybean varieties for your farm </div> <div class="node-body article-body">DuPont Pioneer is using Big Data to speed its march to higher soybean yields. Here's an in-depth look at how it works.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Pioneer Hi-Bred Seed Wed, 20 Jul 2016 11:06:00 +0000 84471 at <p>This new soybean variety, released in 2015 uses DuPont Pioneer&#39;s latest AYT 4.0 breeding technology and has demonstrated top-level yield performance for the company.</p> AgriGold adds soybeans to seed portfolio <div class="node-body article-body">AgriGold, the company known for producing seed corn since 1936, today announced it is expanding its offerings to soybeans. The announcement was made at the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Dry Beans Thu, 11 Feb 2016 02:25:00 +0000 81981 at <p>Andy Montgomery, national sales manager, AgriGold announced the launch of the company&#39;s latest product - soybeans.</p> Jodie Wehrspann Farmers get access to new soybean tech for 2016, but not all of it <div class="field-byline"> Source: Monsanto </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Monsanto announces that China has approved Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans for import, company awaits EPA approval for dicamba use on the crop.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Biotechnology Soybeans Monsanto Seed Thu, 04 Feb 2016 05:04:00 +0000 81891 at <p>Monsanto gets import approval for their latest tech - Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans, however the firm is still waiting for EPA to approve over-the-top use of dicamba on the crop (which is a key feature for the technology).</p> Company commits to national soybean plan <div class="node-body article-body">Bayer CropScience is going full out with Credenz in 2016, it's a major new brand in the soybean market.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Bayer CropScience Tue, 29 Sep 2015 18:47:00 +0000 80461 at <p>The soybean seed market gets a new player as Bayer CropScience announced the full-U.S. launch of its Credenz global brand.</p> tropper2000/iStock/Thinkstock Crop technology from a different perspective <div class="node-body blog-body">The advancement of value-added traits with consumer benefits takes time to develop but it appears there's momentum building for one trait that's been working to build market share. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Seed Farm Industry News Blog Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:52:00 +0000 79881 at <p>Yep there&#39;s Plenish high-oleic soybean oil in Coffee-mate creamer from Nestle. It&#39;s one of the high-oleic oil choices the company is using (the other is canola) depending on supply. It&#39;s a win for DuPont Pioneer as it works to grow the market for the soybean oil.</p> Making a plan after delayed soybean planting <div class="field-byline"> By Aaron Nygren, Nebraska Extension Educator; Nathan Mueller, Nebraska Extension Educator; Jenny Rees, Nebraska Extension Educator; Jim Specht, UNL Professor Emeritus Agronomy and Horticulture </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With many areas experiencing heavy rain in May, soybean planting is behind normal this year. According to the USDA NASS crop report on May 26, soybean planting was 59% complete compared to the five-year average of 73% and last year&#39;s 85%. Areas of the state will need considerable drying before fields are ready to plant. Many producers may be wondering if they need to rethink their agronomic practices such as relative maturity, row spacing, and seeding rate. The following are strategies to consider when planting soybean in June or July.</p> <p><strong>Relative Maturity</strong></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Soybean Mon, 08 Jun 2015 21:30:00 +0000 79171 at Bayer launches its first soybean seed to address resistant weeds <div class="node-body article-body">New soybean seed brand will bring growers more choices in herbicide-tolerant traits.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Crops Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:58:00 +0000 71431 at <p>Bayer CropScience&rsquo;s Diego Angelo (right), U.S. Director of Soybean Operations, and Chris Tinius (left), Global Soybean Breeding Director, announce the launch of Credenz soybeans. The announcement was made via Google+ Hangout held by Bayer CropScience yesterday.</p> Monsanto’s new website offers information on original Roundup Ready soybean patent expiration <div class="field-byline"> Source: Monsanto </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New website from Monsanto will help answer farmers' questions about the expiration of the original Roundup Ready soybean patent expiration in 2015. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Monsanto Wed, 23 Oct 2013 16:47:00 +0000 68282 at As farmers consider 2014 seed purchases, the new website from Monsanto will serve as a resource on original Roundup Ready soybeans. Mark Moore Bayer CropScience announces new soybean brand <div class="node-body article-body">Bayer CropScience announced global name for its soybean business during annual ag-focused press conference.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Soybeans Bayer CropScience Soybean Thu, 10 Oct 2013 17:14:00 +0000 68042 at During a briefing at the Bayer CropScience annual press conference, this banner greeted media. It shows a new brand name for the company’s global soybean business.