John Osthus

FieldRise hosted two Webinars in late April attended by soybean industry leaders from state and national organizations to share results of innovative Check-off funded research documenting the advanced stewardship practice status of soybean farmers. Presentation: Soybean Sustainability Data and Outreach Ideas- April Webinar Assessment Results: Midwest Soybean Sustai...

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John Osthus

Webinar Options/Dates [column col="1/3"] Option 1 April 28 – 10 AM to 11 AM (central) Add to Calendar04/28/2015 10:00 AM04/28/2015 11:00 AMAmerica/Indiana/KnoxFieldRise: How Soybean Farmers are Teaming up to Define Sustainability Webinar Dial-in Numbers https://global.gotomeeting.com...

John Osthus

Please join the FieldRise Network in welcoming the Cranberry Institute as a new Network member!  This international organization leads growers and the industry to success through health, agricultural and environmental stewardship research and education.  The Institute is supported by members that handle, process and sell cranberries on behalf of their growers.  We look forward to working with the Cranberry Institute on their sustainability solutions!...

John Osthus

FieldRise is partnering with several other agriculture organizations to help develop a sustainability training track for Certified Crop Advisers. Additionally, FieldRise partners have been on the road extensively this winter, sharing progress through presentations at several state, regional and national professional meeting venues....

John Osthus

A diverse team of NISA farm groups have joined the FieldRise Network as founding members. Step one is helping each member put their existing assessment data to work with farmers and farm customers. This data is proving powerful in sparking positive new food chain conversations. Additional Network memberships are under discussion as association boards meet, and promising conversations about launching Frontier assessment programs continue with farm groups and global supply chain corporations. Founding Network members to date (more are likely soon): • American Soybean Association • Illinois S...