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Why Do They Do That? – Plowing or Tilling Fields

It is spring and that means it is time for farmers to get out into the fields and start planting. Farmers have to dodge rainstorms and when skies are clear they might work through the night to get seeds into the ground. 611 more words

ANNIE GASPARRO: Chipotle says it has finished removing GMO ingredients from its menu

Market Watch — Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. said it has finished removing genetically modified ingredients from its foods, becoming the first major restaurant chain to do so amid growing U.S. 145 more words


Big Bean, Little Bean

One of my most favorite legumes is fava beans (a.k.a broad beans), and I just can’t get enough of these guys. Sautéed with garlic & olive oil or whizzed up into a hummus, they’re super tasty anyway you cook them. 658 more words


Environmentalists contest broadened use of new herbicide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Environmentalists are contesting the federal government’s decision to allow more widespread use of a new version of a popular weed killer to be used on genetically modified corn and soybeans. 395 more words


What Is Tightness In Soybeans Telling Us?

April 20, 2015

This year farmers will plant fewer soybeans than corn. Soybeans are also in backwardation reflecting some fundamental tightness in the bean market. In my latest piece for Seeking Alpha I explain why I believe in the grain patch, soybeans may be the best bet for price appreciation 2015. 31 more words


Soybean Sandwich Spread

Source: More with Less Cookbook
Date tried: April 4, 2015
Yield: 3 cups
Time needed: Less than 10 minutes using pre cooked soybeans

I found this quite tasty.  93 more words

Nuts & Seeds

Sheriff: Man, 31, Stole $5K In Soybeans From Grain Bin

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 31-year-old Elysian man was arrested April 10 and is accused of stealing $5,000 worth of soybeans from a grain bin in rural Waterville, according to the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office. 162 more words