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Derek Haigwood

U.S. Soybean Farmer
Arkansas

Derek Haigwood farms soybeans, rice, corn, cotton, grain sorghum, wheat and sesame seeds with his wife, Shannon, on their farm in Newport, Arkansas. They have two sons. Derek is a director for the United Soybean Board and currently serves as chairman of the U.S. Soybean Export Council.

Our Farms

Update from the Field

Derek HaigwoodJul 12, 2018

USSEC Chairman Gives Updates Throughout the Season, Part Two: Management Derek farms soybeans, rice, corn, cotton, grain sorghum and wheat with his wife, Shannon on…

Production

Update from the Field

Derek HaigwoodMay 22, 2018

USSEC Chairman Gives Updates throughout the Season. Part One: Planting Derek farms soybeans, rice, corn, cotton, grain sorghum and wheat with his wife, Shannon, on…

Our Farms

New USSEC Chairman Wants International Buyers to Know About U.S. Soybean Farmers’ Commitment to Sustainability

Derek HaigwoodApr 23, 2018

Derek Haigwood Embraces Legacy of Farming, Innovation and Sustainability Derek Haigwood, the U.S. Soybean Export Council’s (USSEC) new chairman, dreams of one day turning over…

Our Farms

Derek Haigwood, Testimonial

Derek HaigwoodFeb 16, 2017

USSEC and United Soybean Board director Derek Haigwood of Newport, Arkansas, talks about the importance of being a good steward of the land.  

Our Farms

Growing Season Timeline: Haigwood Farm, Newport, Arkansas

Derek HaigwoodFeb 1, 2016

Derek Haigwood - Newport, Arkansas December 18, 2015 This time of year, some of the organizations I’m involved in (United Soybean Board, U.S. Soybean Export Council)…