Contributors

John Baize

President
John Baize and Associates

Analyst John Baize leverages his 38 years of working the global market on behalf of soybeans and other farm products to predict trends and growth.

Economics

An Industry Up for A Challenge

John BaizeOct 17, 2018

“There is no more noble profession than growing food,” Director of Foreign Agriculture Services (FAS) for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Ken Isley, recently…

Economics

A Growing World Population Wants More Soybeans

John BaizeOct 9, 2018

Did you know that in 1970 there were fewer than half the number of people on the planet than there are today? It’s true –…

Marketplace

USDA Raises U.S. Soybean Projections

John BaizeAug 26, 2018

Favorable weather helps U.S. soybean farmers grow abundant supply of high-quality soybeans This month, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) raised its outlook for…

Marketplace

FAS Report Provides Global Market Overview for Oilseeds, including U.S. Soy

John BaizeJul 10, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Services (FAS) June report, Oilseeds: World Markets and Trade, provides a comprehensive overview of the global market.…

Demand

Analyst Predicts South Asia as Next Big Boom Market for U.S. Soy

John BaizeJul 1, 2018

China is not the only buyer of U.S. soy in Asia. Opportunities exist for short- and long-term demand growth in Bangladesh, Pakistan and India, according…

Marketplace

USDA Raises Forecast for Soybean and Soymeal Exports, Predicts Record U.S. Soybean Exports Next Year

John BaizeMay 15, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued its latest U.S. and global supply demand report on May 10. The report includes the department’s estimates for…