Sustainability
Crushers

Verified-Sustainable Soy: The Newest Attribute of the U.S. Soy Advantage

Nayeli VilanovaMay 13, 2018

Mexican crusher says customers demand sustainability verification Ricardo Moreno runs one of Mexico’s largest soybean oil production plants, Proteinas y Oleicos, comprised of two crushing…

Planting

Fast and Furious Planting

Matthew WildeMay 9, 2018

When it comes to planting, it’s a sprint not a marathon. After an unwanted slow start, farmers in the southern two-thirds of Iowa shot out…

Food

Experts Share How Shifting Global Food Habits Impact U.S. Soy

Jayne GodfreyMay 3, 2018

Author and consultant Eve Turow Paul has spent the last five years studying the wants and needs of Millennials around the world, specifically those born…

Soybean Oil

Q & A: U.S. Soybean Farmer Answers Sustainability Questions from South American Buyers

Chris KrullApr 16, 2018

It’s not every day that international customers of U.S. soy have the opportunity to speak with a U.S. soybean farmer who grows it. Thanks to…

Demand

U.S. Soy Responds to Proposed China Tariff

Lisa HumphreysApr 6, 2018

ST. LOUIS (April 4, 2018) – In response to today’s announcement that China is proposing to tax U.S. soybean imports by 25 percent, according to the…

Biotechnology

Digging Deep: Harnessing the Power of Soil Microbes for More Sustainable Farming

Julie ChaoApr 1, 2018

There’s a farm in Arkansas growing soybeans, corn, and rice that is aiming to be the most scientifically advanced farm in the world. Soil samples…