2019 Soy Squad Application
The New York Corn and Soybean Growers Association-Soybean Checkoff is seeking applicants for its first ever Soy Squad. The program aims to offer educational and volunteer opportunities to youth interested in learning more about corn and soybean promotion, education and research in New York State. Applicants should be agriculturally focused youth organizations such as FFA
Soil Health Questionnaire: Costs and benefits for farms in New York State
Cornell University, on behalf of the New York State Soil Health Workgroup, has developed a questionnaire for farmers funded by New York State Ag & Markets. The initiative is focused on soil health, farm sustainability, environmental quality, and resilience of agriculture to extreme weather events. Completion of this questionnaire is voluntary and anonymous. The information
What Crop Traits are Genetically Engineered (or GMO)?
Check out this great article by Joe Lawrence , Cornell University/Pro-Dairy, which delves into what exactly it means for a crop to be “GMO Free”. What Crop Traits are Genetically Engineered (or GMO)?