Protein
Consumer Goods

What’s the Latest Global Update on Soymilk and Plant-Based Dairy Products?

Linda FunkJan 5, 2022

Is the glass half-empty or half-full for soymilk in this era of plant-based dairy products? A decade or so ago, few could have predicted that…

Amino Acids

Comparing Soybean Meal Processing Conditions

U.S. Soybean Export CouncilNov 22, 2021

Animal nutritionists consider four common processing indicators to evaluate quality of soybean meal: reactive lysine to total lysine ratio (RLys/Lys); trypsin inhibitor activity (TIA); KOH…

Amino Acids

Comparing Whole Soybean Physical Factors: Soybean Moisture

U.S. Soybean Export CouncilNov 22, 2021

Moisture has implications for nutrients in soybeans and the quality of the soybean meal. Soybeans with lower moisture mean buyers get more nutrients and less…

Amino Acids

Comparing Whole Soybean Physical Factors: Soybean Damage

U.S. Soybean Export CouncilNov 15, 2021

Nutritionists are concerned that damage to soybeans can impact protein quality and the digestibility of amino acids, reducing the value of soybean meal in the…

Composition

Soyfoods are Integral to Top Food Trends

Linda FunkSep 21, 2021

Twists and turns in global food and shopping trends have revealed shifts that may benefit the demand for U.S.-grown soy. Soyfoods retain their multifaceted appeal…

Composition

Do You See Soyfoods at the Center of Global Food Trends?

Linda FunkSep 20, 2021

My recent professional travels have demonstrated to me the various ways that soyfoods and U.S.-grown soybeans connect with current consumer attitudes. Initiatives range from packaging…