Illinois Soybean Profitability Summit Set for March 4

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – January 15, 2013 -- The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) will host the 2013 Illinois Soybean Profitability Summit , "Shape Your Future as a Soybean Grower," at Illinois State University's Bone Student Center, March 4, in Normal, Ill. Funded in part by the Illinois soybean... Read more

ISA Looks to Help Illinois Soybean Farmers Protect Profits, Market Share

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. -- January 8, 2013 -- The downward trend in soybean protein and oil levels continues in Illinois and across the United States, even after years of efforts to raise awareness about the importance of soybean composition. The trend contributes to lower elevator prices and declining... Read more

Illinois Soybean Association Announces 2012 Yield Challenge Winners

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – November 26, 2012 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) recently announced the winning teams that participated in the 2012 Yield Challenge . Farmers and sponsors who participated were recognized for outstanding achievements as they explored different approaches to boost... Read more

C-BMP Seeks Illinois Soybean Fields for Strip-till Study

BLOOMINGTON, ILL.–November 14, 2012-- The Illinois Council on Best Management Practices (C-BMP), Illinois Fertilizer and Chemical Association (IFCA) and Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) are looking for soybean farmers in the Indian Creek and Lake Bloomington watershed districts to allow field-... Read more

Illinois Soybean Production Guide Provides Tips to Improve Yields

BLOOMINGTON, ILL -- October 31, 2012 -- A new soybean checkoff-funded booklet called "Illinois Soybean Production Guide-Systematic Strategies to Increasing Yields" provides soybean farmers with the latest applied research results and tips to improve yield potential at each stage of soybean... Read more

New ISA Weed Management Tool Helps Farmers Combat Glyphosate Resistance

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – October 18, 2012 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) has launched an interactive Weed Management Map to help the state's soybean farmers more effectively combat glyphosate resistance. Funded by the Illinois soybean checkoff, the online resource gives farmers access to... Read more

Illinois Soybean Checkoff Funds SIUC Research Targeted at Increasing Demand

BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – September 19, 2012 – Enhancing farmer profitability by increasing demand for soybeans and soy products is the goal of three new soybean research projects recently approved for funding by the Illinois Soybean Association (ISA). The soybean checkoff-funded studies will be... Read more

ISA Unveils New Web-based Mapping Tool for Tracking Stateӳ Soybean Production

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – August 8, 2012 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) launched a new online resource for farmers this week. The Illinois SoyMap Tool Kit, which is funded by the Illinois soybean checkoff, enables Illinois soybean farmers to view and track the status of the state's soybean... Read more

Illinois Soybean Checkoff Funds WIU Production Research Projects

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Soybean Checkoff Funds WIU Production Research Projects BLOOMINGTON, ILL. – July 30, 2012 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) board of directors recently approved three soybean research projects to be conducted at the Western Illinois University (WIU)... Read more

ISA Joins Industry Partners to Help Farmers Understand Soybean Oil and Protein Levels

BLOOMINGTON, ILL – July 27, 2012 – The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA), along with industry partners, ADM, Bunge North America and Cargill, will host three "What's in a Soybean? What's in it for You?" workshops next month. ISA and partners want to help soybean farmers around the state understand... Read more