Performing Arts Center, SDSU
Over 300 producers attended the soy100: Growing 100-Bushel Soybeans event in Brookings. This free, educational opportunity focused on in-depth information on increasing soybean yields. The event discussed best management practices, current trends and issues, and strategies for high yields. The breakout sessions featured, “Marketing Economics” by Hurley Associates, “Agronomist Panel” by SDSU Extension and “Soil Health and Soil Fertility” by NRCS & SDSU Extension.
- 8:00 a.m.
- 8:55 a.m.
- 9:00 a.m.
- Keynote Speaker: Marketing and Economics
- 9:45 a.m.
- Climate Predictions for 2020
Dr. Laura Edwards, State Climatologist
- 10:30 a.m.
- Emerging, New Soybean Markets
David Iverson, United Soybean Board &
- Dr. Phil Kerr, CTO Prairie Aquatech
- 11:15 a.m.
- Agronomist Panel Discussion
Preparing for 2020 SDSU Extension
- 12:00 p.m.
(Provided by South Dakota Soybean Research and Promotion Council)
- 1:00 p.m.
- Breakout Session 1
Marketing and Economics
- Agronomist Panel
- Soil Health and Soil Fertility
NRCS State Soil Health Specialist Kent Vlieger & SDSU Extension Soil Fertility Specialist Dr. Jason Clark
- 1:50 p.m.
- Breakout Session 2
Same as above
Soy100 is brought to you by SDSU Extension and the South Dakota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, & the Soybean Checkoff.