Sustainability
Sustainability

The Livestock Component: Winner of ASA’s 2018 National Conservation Legacy Award Uses Cows, Crops, and Conservation

Dean HoughtonJan 19, 2019

U.S. soybean growers know that sustainability is a lifelong cycle on their farms, practiced every day of every season of every year. Each fall, the…

Sustainability

The Sustainability Story of U.S.-Grown Soy

USB Staff WriterDec 2, 2018

Almost half of U.S. land is devoted to farming, and soybeans comprise a large portion of the crops grown on this land. Soy Connection takes a…

Sustainability

U.S. Soybean Farmers Hit their Combines to Harvest 2018 Crops

Doug WinterOct 30, 2018

A look at the equipment staple that farmers use to cut and harvest soybeans Across America’s heartland, soybean farmers are getting ready to harvest another…

Energy

Soy Sustainability: Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Laura TempleSep 18, 2018

Both modern industrial activities and natural systems release greenhouse gases (GHG) into the atmosphere. Through efficiency gains and improved soil management practices, farmers play a…

Animal Feed

Who is U.S. Soy?

Karen PfautschSep 18, 2018

Soy is an important commodity. A source of protein, and oil, too. Most commonly an ingredient used in animal feed, salad dressing and thousands of…

Sustainability

Is U.S. Soy Farming Sustainable?

Kansas Farm Food ConnectionSep 14, 2018

Crop roation, contour farming and water conservation are just a few of the sustainable farming practices the Winsor family uses to help improve the soil…