Pay Dirt Blog

You’ve hit paydirt!

The Delaware Soybean Board is excited to launch our “Pay Dirt” blog, where growers will find insight into topics that are local, timely and helpful in the field. Posts provide quick links to the details farmers need to know.

Have a topic you’d like covered? Contact us and we will make it happen!

Don't Get Caught with Your Plants Down!

Did your field look like this? If so, your field may have been infested with Dectes stem borers.


Photo2: Adult Dectes stem borer


The Dectes stem borer adult is a long horned beetle, approximately 3/8-1/2” in length, grey, with long antennae that are banded...Read More »

Creating a happier, healthier and more productive work force with the WPS

In 2015, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) revised certain requirements in the Worker Protection Standard (WPS) regulation that became enforceable in 2017 and 2018. The revised WPS regulation came about as an attempt to better protect workers and handlers from occupational exposure to pesticides, as well as to help reduce...Read More »