Water
Production

U.S. Soybean Farmers Make Production Decisions to Protect Water Quality

USSEC Staff WriterFeb 16, 2022

Water is a vital part of any agricultural production system, and proper management is essential to conserve its use and control its movement. [embeddoc url="https://ussoy.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/US-Soy-Fact-Sheet-Sustainability-Crop-Protection-1.pdf"]

Soil Health

U.S. Soybean Farmers Use Cover Crops to Improve Soil & Protect Water

USSEC Staff WriterFeb 2, 2022

Cover cropping is a management practice in which fields are planted not with the specific goal of a harvested crop, but to provide ground cover…

Sustainability

Soy Suite May 2021: Talking About U.S. Soy’s Sustainability and Nutrition

Jen Del CarmenMay 18, 2021

Rabobank Executive Board Member Berry Marttin joined U.S. Soybean Export Council CEO Jim Sutter in the Soy Suite, a series of live conversations with global…

Continuous Improvement

Iowa Soybean Association Receives 2020 U.S. Water Prize

Iowa Soybean AssociationAug 10, 2020

The Iowa Soybean Association recently was awarded the 2020 U.S. Water Prize for Outstanding Nonprofit from the U.S. Water Alliance, recognizing their watershed analysis and…

Exports

Delivery Process Helps Get U.S. Soy to Buyers

Alan BarrettMay 13, 2020

This piece explains the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT)’s delivery process.

Family farms

Ground Work: Planting and Soybean Breeding in Arkansas

Brad DoyleApr 18, 2020

For the past month, it has rained almost every third day in our area of Arkansas, in the south-central U.S. That has been just enough…