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RON MOORE, Testimonial

Ron MooreFeb 16, 2017

Ron Moore, an ASA director and former USSEC director from Roseville, Illinois, talks about his deep roots in agriculture.


What do Iowa and Mexico have in common?

Lisa HumphreysFeb 24, 2016

Believe it or not, soybeans. As demand for seafood continues to grow, the global aquaculture industry is striving to meet that need through providing a…


The importance of long-term partnerships with overseas customers: An industry perspective

USSEC Staff WriterDec 2, 2015

Lucas Blaustein wasn’t raised on a farm, and he speaks Mandarin Chinese. As an export trader for containerized commodities at Consolidated Grain and Barge (CGB),…


Many Modes of Transportation Keep U.S. Soy Reliable, Competitive

USSEC Staff WriterOct 20, 2015

Wilkins Farm, Greenwood, Delaware As he harvests his crops on his farm in the Mid Atlantic portion of the United States, Richard Wilkins has a lot…


Keeping Priorities Straight

USSEC Staff WriterSep 29, 2015

Sharon Covert, Tiskilwa, Illinois When asking a U.S. soybean farmer what his or her priorities are during the planting, growing and harvest seasons, you will…


Women in Agriculture: Three Unique Perspectives

USSEC Staff WriterMar 23, 2015

Across the U.S., women in agriculture work not only to feed their own families and communities, but also families around the world. As soybean farmers,…