Investments to Benefit Growers

The Maryland Soybean Board (MSB) has invested over $921,783 for its 2024 fiscal year in research, promotions, and communications projects that will benefit local soybean growers. Projects selected for funding using soy checkoff dollars were prioritized by MSB’s Board...

Stewart Appointed to United Soybean Board

Mary Archer Stewart, of Pylesville, MD, was sworn in last week as Maryland’s newest representative to the United Soybean Board (USB). Stewart was appointed by the Maryland Soybean Board to fill the seat of Belinda Burrier, of Union Bridge, MD, who termed off the Board...

Maryland Soybean Farmers Gift Life-Saving Equipment

The Maryland Soybean Board (MSB) has partnered with Nationwide for a second year to provide life-saving equipment and training to local fire departments. Funded by the soy checkoff, grain bin rescue tubes and augers were gifted to the Laytonville District Volunteer...

Rill Elected to Maryland Soybean Board

The Maryland Soybean Board recently held elections for its 2023-2024 Board of Directors and welcomed Tyler Rill of Hampstead to the board. Rill comes to the board with deep familial ties to soybean production and marketing. Grandson of Donald Lippy of the original...

Maryland Soybean Board Seeks Innovative Research Proposals

The Maryland Soybean Board (MSB) is currently seeking innovative soybean research projects to increase the profitability of farmers. Pre-proposals for the 2024 growing season, including project concepts and a brief narrative, should be submitted by October 15, 2023....

Maryland Soybean Board Encourages Consumers to “Ask A Farmer”

The Maryland Soybean Board has embarked on a new campaign encouraging consumers to “Ask A Farmer” through a series of television commercials. The series of commercials, each featuring a Maryland soybean grower, explain how farmers are using pesticides, genetically...