Bethany Baratta

Senior Writer

Iowa Soybean Association

Around the World

Cargill executive sheds light on markets, sustainability efforts

Bethany Baratta|Jan 19, 2021

In January, the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) opened its doors to the Soy Suite, where USSEC CEO Jim Sutter discusses industry developments that impact the…

Food & Lifestyle

Biodiesel big in the Big Apple

Bethany Baratta|Dec 28, 2020

Iowa soybean farmers got a glimpse of New York’s usage and reliance on soybean oil in biodiesel during the National Biodiesel Board’s (NBB) virtual biodiesel…


Multi-Faceted Approach to Soil Health and Conservation

Bethany Baratta|Dec 4, 2019

Every year, U.S. soybean farmers gain experience to continuously improve the sustainability of their crops, while adapting to changing conditions. For example, past American Soybean…


U.S. Soy Shines at Global Event

Bethany Baratta|Sep 19, 2019

An abundance of beans and an uncertain trade outlook with China means extra efforts to increase opportunities for U.S. soybeans in other parts of the…