Trade
Exports

New Soybean CEO Emphasizes Importance of Meeting International Customer Needs

Julie KenneyApr 11, 2018

Approaching her six-month anniversary as CEO of the United Soybean Board (USB), Polly Ruhland says U.S. soybean farmers will maintain their competitive advantage by focusing…

Demand

South of the Border, Top of the Exports

Ohio Soybean CouncilApr 2, 2018

It is no secret that U.S. soybeans are in demand around the globe with one quarter of U.S. soybean production being exported overseas to China.…

Buyers

USDA Trade Policy Coordinator Emphasizes the Importance of Trade to the World Economy

Jen Del CarmenMar 31, 2018

In August 2017, Jason Hafemeister was acting deputy director for trade and foreign affairs with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). After meeting with international…

Animal Feed

Mexican Feed Industry Demands U.S. Soy

Michelle RookMar 27, 2018

With growing livestock and poultry production in Mexico, the feed industry is demanding U.S. ingredients, including soybeans and soybean meal. South Dakota soybean farmers heard…

Trade

JASON HAFEMEISTER, Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Trade & Affairs at U.S. Department of Agriculture

Jen Del CarmenFeb 20, 2018

Trade is critical to U.S agriculture. Jason Hafemeister says it is important for the U.S. to be a reliable supplier of a reliable, consistent crop…