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December 22, 2016
Brazil kicks off early harvest of soybean crop
December 22, 2016 - 8:38pm
September 1, 2015
Soybean yields are expected to be good this year in west central Minnesota. The extra bushels will be needed to make up for the price, which is about $3 less per bushel than last year, according to the latest government price reports. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)
Area expects high crop yields
September 1, 2015 - 11:19pm
August 10, 2013
Western Minn. soybean growers host importers from Vietnam
August 10, 2013 - 10:31am
December 6, 2012
National project looks at maximizing soybean yields through managed inputs
December 6, 2012 - 4:47pm
August 25, 2012
Despite an extremely hot summer with little rain, the region's corn crop has fared well. Although there are pockets of under-producing crops, one area farmer projects the overall harvest of corn and soybeans will be on par with last year. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
West central Minn.crops largely escape drought
August 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 5, 2012
Planting in Minnesota continues around intermittent rain showers
May 5, 2012 - 12:00am
January 12, 2012
USDA: MN 2011 corn yield was 156 bushels per acre, beans at 38.5 bushels
January 12, 2012 - 9:49am
August 20, 2011
Warm temperatures moved corn crop along but also caused stress
August 20, 2011 - 12:00am
July 23, 2011
The soybean aphid (Aphis glycines Matsamura) is a native pest of soybean in eastern Asia. The aphid is relatively small (less than 1/16-inch long when mature) and pale yellow. It's the only aphid that forms colonies on soybean in the U.S. Identifying features on the wingless forms in soybean include its black cornicles -- tubular structures on the rear of the abdomen, and a pale cauda -- the structure protruding from the rear of the aphid. (University of Minnesota Extension photo)
Scout for aphids to protect soybean yields
July 23, 2011 - 12:00am
December 4, 2010
Soybean checkoff scholarships available
December 4, 2010 - 12:00am
Soybean checkoff seeks ambassador applicants
December 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 19, 2010
Control volunteer soybean in corn
June 19, 2010 - 12:00am
May 15, 2010
Soybean seed in short supply in some areas
May 15, 2010 - 12:00am
April 19, 2010
Spicy Pan-Tossed Edamame are chockful of vitamins, minerals and protein. They offer a substantial helping of fiber, too. Photo by Sue Doeden
Hot soy can be so cool
April 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 9, 2010
Limit risk when selecting corn hybrids for 2010
January 9, 2010 - 12:00am