soybean cyst nematode http://hppr.org en Soybean breakthroughs coming on strong http://hppr.org/post/soybean-breakthroughs-coming-strong <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture <a href="http://usda01.library.cornell.edu/usda/current/wasde/wasde-07-11-2013.pdf">predicts the nation’s farmers </a>will deliver a record 3.42 billion bushels of soybeans this year. The <a href="http://www.ers.usda.gov/topics/crops/soybeans-oil-crops.aspx#.Ue7Vz42shcY">USDA is also forecasting</a> that this year for the first time Brazil will overtake the United States as the world’s leading producer of soybeans. That means the pressure is on American soybean farmers like Brian Flatt, 41, to eke out even more soybeans from his fields. Mon, 12 Aug 2013 05:00:01 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 20021 at http://hppr.org Soybean breakthroughs coming on strong