Additional Resources

To learn more about improving profitability on your farm, we encourage you to visit the sites listed below for more information.


United Soybean Board (USB) -- Gather great tips for managing herbicide-resistant weeds and other soybean-growing challenges within USB's production dedicated page.

farmdoc daily -- This online resource provides crop and livestock producers integrated information and expertise to better manage their farm businesses. The site is updated daily and managed by the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics at the University of Illinois. 

Plant Management Network (PMN) -- The PMN provides web-based videos and summaries containing valuable soybean-production information.

North Central Soybean Research Program (NCSRP) -- This partnership of 12 soybean checkoff organizations works to improve soybean performance through cooperative research and education.

National Soybean Research Laboratory (NSRL) -- Leading the way in developing innovative processing and marketing techniques involving soy, NSRL educates society on the advantages of a soy-enriched diet along with promoting the health benefits of eating soy. They also explore the genetics of soybeans, respond to marketplace challenges and assist in expanding the scope, size and profitability of the U.S. soybean industry.

The Bulletin – A weekly eNewsletter, the Bulletin delivers timely information and resources to aid with pest problems and crop development issues throughout Illinois.

Ag Professional Soybean Resource Center -- Sponsored by Syngenta, this online resource center features information about soybean diseases, insects, weeds and resistances, as well as the latest soybean-related news and market prices.

DTN/The Progressive Farmer -- A leading source for breaking agriculture news, markets and weather forecasts, DTN coverage includes reporting on crops, livestock, futures trading, farm business, equipment, ag policy and more.

AgWeb -- As a leading source for Agriculture news online, site visitors can read the latest articles on corn, soybean and dairy Farming and get live future trading information. AgWeb's The Farmer CPA blog provides analysis and insight to common ag tax questions. 

Managing Soybean Rust -- Two additional websites provide valuable information for managing soybean rust, including the Illinois Soybean Rust Information Center and USDA Soybean Rust Website.

Weed Science Society of America - A Non-Profit Professional Society Promoting Research, Education, and Awareness of Weeds in Managed and Natural Ecosystems (2015 Weed Survey)