Illinois Corn and Soy: Profitability Impacts of Trend and High Yields

🕔Feb 8, 2019In recent years, yields over much of Illinois have been above average. A return to trend yields would result in much lower farmland returns, particularly if prices do not increase.  […]

North Carolina: 2018 Soybean Yield Contest Results Available

🕔Jan 31, 2019The 2018 Soybean Yield Contest results are now available on the Soybean Extension Portal. We had 24 entries in 2018, down from 62 entries in 2017. The harvest windows were […]

Kentucky: Soybean Yield Contest Breaks State Record Despite Challenging Conditions

🕔Dec 28, 2018This year, Kentucky soybean producers have faced significant challenges. As of mid-December, there were still several thousands of acres of soybeans estimated to be in the field and not harvested. […]

Arkansas: Rice, Soybeans Faced Tough Weather Challenges in 2018

🕔Dec 14, 2018A year of weather extremes — from a hard-frozen winter to a summer of drought to seemingly endless rains in the fall — took its toll on both rice and soybean, […]

Soybeans: What States Have Exceptional Yield Trends?

🕔Dec 12, 2018From 2013 to 2018, U.S. soybean yields have been above trend in all years, with an average yield-above-trend of 3.7 bushels per acre.  States have had different experiences with above […]

Minnesota Soybeans: Regional Variety Yield Results Available

🕔Oct 31, 2018Performance comparisons of early (1.1-1.8) and late (1.9-2.4) maturity glyphosate and or dicamba tolerant soybean in southeastern Minnesota are now available. Yields for 23 early-maturity entries ranged from 48.8 to […]

Louisiana Soybeans: 2018 Core Block Yield Data

🕔Oct 18, 2018Harvest data for our soybean core block variety demonstrations have begun to come in from across the state. The data for these 10 trials is now available on the LSU […]

Louisiana Soybean Farmers Harvesting Good Crop

🕔Sep 21, 2018With more than half the Louisiana soybean crop harvested, many farmers are looking at a good year, according to LSU AgCenter soybean specialist Todd Spivey. “About 60 percent of the […]

Kansas Soybean Yield and Value Contests – Is Your Crop Up to Snuff?

🕔Sep 20, 2018As fall harvest ramps up, farmers should think about the annual Kansas Soybean Yield and Value Contests. Entries must be postmarked no later than Dec. 1. Kansas State University (K-State) […]

Illinois Corn, Soybeans: 2018 Gross Revenue Depends on Yields, Pre-Harvest Hedging

🕔Sep 12, 2018Recently released yield estimates and the announcement of Market Facilitation Program details allows for more accurate estimates of 2018 gross revenue for corn and soybeans. Gross revenue in 2018 could […]

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