Industry
Production

Economist Provides Insight on U.S. Soybean Planting Report

John BaizeApr 21, 2018

The Prospective Plantings report provides the first official, survey-based estimates of U.S. farmers' 2018 planting…

Demand

Checkoff Gathers International Nutritionists in Southeast Asia

Delaney JobeSep 19, 2018

The Global Animal Nutrition Working Group hosted 25 nutritionists, farmer leaders and industry experts in Phuket, Thailand in advance of the Feed Technology and Animal…

Crop Rotation

U.S. Farmers Use Crop Rotation to Maximize Sustainable Production

Doug WinterSep 15, 2018

Ask United States soybean farmers about crop rotation, and they will likely tell you it is one of many tools they use on their farms…

Our Farms

U.S. Farmers Can Now Put Soil Moisture Technology in Action

Jamie BeyerSep 11, 2018

U.S. farmers have long embraced opportunities to improve their crop and their land through on-farm technology, whether through irrigation, biotechnology, or drones. A new on-farm…

Demand

Closing the Gap Between Soybean Farmers and Feed-Formulators

Delaney JobeSep 10, 2018

Soybean farmers and animal feed nutritionists share a common goal — serving their customers. For everyone involved in animal agricultural, those end users are consumers…

Our Farms

Soy Sale: Farmers Work To Market Crop At Premier Soybean Event

Matthew WildeSep 6, 2018

Farmers and trade experts believe you sell nearly 4.6 billion bushels of soybeans one deal and handshake at a time. There’s no better place to…

Protein

U.S. Soy Research Meets the Needs of International Customers

USB Staff WriterAug 20, 2018

The U.S. Soy industry continually works to ensure the needs of its international customers. Through research on meal innovations that enhance the nutritional density of…

Sustainability

8 Things Farmers Want You to Know About Farming and U.S. Soy

Michelle MillerAug 3, 2018

For many, big red barns, noisy tractors and an old man in overalls comes to mind when they hear the word “farmer.” But there is…

Aquaculture

U.S. Soybean Export Council Supports Aquaculture Growth in Ecuador with Impactful Trade and Technical Programs aimed at Maximizing U.S. Soy Usage

Kelly ColemanJul 30, 2018

Good news for U.S. Soy – aquaculture is taking off in Ecuador. Production data presented at the Global Outlook on Aquaculture Leadership (GOAL) conference in…

Aquaculture

U.S. Soybean Export Council Focuses on Building U.S. Soy Market by Promoting Aquaculture Investment in Latin America

Kelly ColemanJul 29, 2018

For the past five years, one of most effective events in the global aquaculture industry has been bringing together fish farmers, investors, insurance companies, feed…

Sustainability

Soy Much to Offer

Lisa HumphreysJul 28, 2018

From its sustainable production to its reliable delivery, U.S. Soy provides a quality product for international buyers. U.S. Soy has had a steadfast relationship with…

Market Access

Collaboration is Key for World’s Soy Producers

Monte PetersonJul 24, 2018

I recently had the opportunity to travel to Brazil to participate in the XXIst International Oilseeds Producers Dialogue (IOPD) on behalf of the U.S. Soy…

Marketplace

FAS Report Provides Global Market Overview for Oilseeds, including U.S. Soy

John BaizeJul 10, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Services (FAS) June report, Oilseeds: World Markets and Trade, provides a comprehensive overview of the global market.…

Demand

U.S. Soybean Export Council Helps Create a Preference for U.S. Soy in Markets Worldwide

Jen Del CarmenJul 8, 2018

U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) CEO Jim Sutter talks about how USSEC differentiates and creates preference for U.S. soy around the world. He says that…

Production

Update from the Field

Derek HaigwoodMay 22, 2018

USSEC Chairman Gives Updates throughout the Season. Part One: Planting Derek farms soybeans, rice, corn, cotton, grain sorghum and wheat with his wife, Shannon, on…

Infrastructure

Bridging Supply and Demand: Soy Transportation Coalition Helps Farmers Move U.S. Soy Abroad

Mike SteenhoekMay 17, 2018

Mike Steenhoek is the executive director of the Soy Transportation Coalition, a farmer-funded, farmer-led initiative that works to promote a transportation system that is cost-effective,…

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…