Join the Illinois Soybean Association at the annual Soybean Summit on Thursday, February 1 for the latest in soybean production. Learn yield-maximizing techniques while preserving soil health. Discover ISA’s on-farm trialing service and gain insights from a farmer panel. Explore ISA’s checkoff-funded research projects and gain a deeper understanding of carbon markets. Stay updated on cover crop trends, secrets to high-yield soybean farming, 2024’s chemical supply chain, managing soybean pests, and more!
IL FIELD & BEAN, “REDEFINING OUR COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE: THE TRANSPORTATION ISSUE”
The U.S. transportation system not only upholds our global leadership but also fuels our nation's economic strength. Explore a detailed overview of our current transportation and infrastructure system, along with the promising opportunities ahead for Illinois soy, in the January issue of Illinois Field & Bean.
ILLINOIS SOYBEAN GROWERS ANNUAL MEETING AND MEMBER DINNER
Join Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) on Wednesday, January 31 for an evening celebrating 60 years in agricultural policy. Guests will enjoy presentations and will have the opportunity to participate in discussions on the Farm Bill, EPA mitigation strategies, and other issues impacting Illinois farmers.
The Illinois Soybean Association’s “It’s Sustainably Soy” Certification Program recognizes organizations for utilizing soy-based inputs. Getting products sustainably certified by ISA provides companies with a resource they can list in their annual report and publish as part of their ongoing sustainability initiatives.
Soybeans face various diseases from planting to maturity, affecting growth and yield. Understanding effective tools for early protection and foliar fungicides for consistent yield protection is crucial. Join us on Thursday, January 25 to explore these tools and BASF's Revysol, a potent fungicide empowering multiple premixes for superior disease control.
At the 2023 Farm Assets Conference, agricultural policy analysts, including ISA Director of Government Relations & Strategy, Andrew Larson, weighed in on the obstacles preventing the passage of the Farm Bill. For further details, check out this article from FarmWeekNow.
The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff and membership programs represent more than 43,000 soybean farmers in Illinois. The checkoff funds market development, soybean production and government relations efforts, while the membership program, Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) and the Illinois Soybean Growers PAC actively advocates for positive and impactful legislation for farmers at local, state and national levels. ISA upholds the interests of Illinois soybean farmers through promotion, advocacy, research and education with the vision of becoming a trusted partner of Illinois soybean farmers to ensure their profitability now and for future generations.