Agronomist holding soybean plant

(Photo: Iowa Soybean Association / Joclyn Bushman)

Maximizing profitability through improved cropping system trials

June 27, 2024

Looking to boost your farms profitability and productivity?

Learn how participating in an improved cropping system trial with the Iowa Soybean Association Research Center for Farming Innovation (RCFI) can add value to your farm. Northwest Iowa farmer Jason Diekevers joins ISA Research Agronomist Drew Clemmensen and ISA Research Agronomy Lead Alex Litvin, PhD to discuss the benefits of participating in research trials. Jason shares how determining the optimal seeding rate, nitrogen rate and cover crop options for his farm decreased input costs and boosted profitability.

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The Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network presents Pods of Potential with host Andy Petersen. Powered by the Iowa Soybean Association and the soybean checkoff, Pods of Potential delivers data-driven research and results to help Iowa’s soybean farmers maximize productivity, profitability, and sustainability.