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Research Supports Accelerated Soybean Breeding

USSEC Staff WriterFeb 18, 2020

A study from the Japanese Society of Plant Physiologists published in Plant and Cell Physiology describes how compact growth chambers supplemented with carbon dioxide (CO2)…

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Nutritional Value of U.S. Soybean Products for Animal Agriculture

Hans SteinJan 2, 2019

Soybean meal produced in the United States is a feed ingredient that is well-utilized by pigs. In this video, Hans H. Stein, Ph.D., a professor…

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Precision Agriculture for the Next Generation of Farmers

Lisa HumphreysOct 19, 2018

South Dakota State University to Become First in Nation to Offer Degrees in Precision Agriculture Profitable and sustainable farming is more complicated than just seeds,…

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Around the World of Agriculture in More Than 80 Days

Lauren HouskaJun 30, 2018

Unlike characters in the movie “Around the World in 80 Days,” it will take the 2018 Nuffield International Farming Scholar a little longer to learn…

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It’s All In The Details

USSEC Staff WriterDec 10, 2017

  The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is world-renowned for its graduates and their innovative contributions to the engineering, science and business fields. And now,…

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Researcher Weighs in on Sustainability Certifications

Lisa HumphreysDec 10, 2017

U.S. sustainability expert Marty Matlock, a university scientist with two decades of sustainability experience, has a message for international customers of U.S. soybeans. “We want…

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Soybean Meal Quality by Origin: Economic Value of Hipro Soybean Meal in Least Cost Formulations Report: USSEC No. 4/2016

Jannes Doppenberg, Ph.D.Oct 2, 2017

The added value of higher quality soybean meal in feeds for different species is studied in this report with feedstuffs and prices for four regions:…

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The Value of Soybean Oil in the Soybean Crush

Scott IrwinSep 22, 2017

This academic article explores the correlation between the boom in biodiesel and soybean prices, based on soybeans being the main feedstock used in biodiesel. U.S.…

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U.S. Soy Takes Note of CRISPR Technology

Jen Del CarmenAug 2, 2017

The U.S. Soy industry works to make farmers aware of technologies that help promote sustainability and innovation. Likewise, the soy checkoff invests in technological advances…

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BRIDGET OWEN, Soy Aquaculture Alliance

Bridget OwenFeb 22, 2017

Bridget Owen, Executive Director of the Soy Aquaculture Alliance, discusses the importance of soy as a component of fish feed. The Soy Aquaculture Alliance was…

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Regulatory delays have real costs to soy value chain, consumers

USB Staff WriterFeb 17, 2017

With the population expected to reach 9.1 billion people by 2050, agriculture needs access to new tools and technologies to meet the needs of a…