Innovation
Demand

U.S. Soy Advantage Builds Demand, Meets Customer Needs

USB Staff WriterApr 7, 2018

Shopping around to find the best bang for your buck is a common practice for…

Transportation

Transportation Infrastrucuture Projects Improving the Environment

Alan BarrettApr 22, 2019

Transportation infrastructure projects reduce congestion and improve efficiency, which improves economic returns, reduces traffic related deaths, limits environmental impacts and reduces government expenditures.  Often when…

High oleic

New High Oleic Specialty Soy Products Poised to Hit the U.S. Market

Rob HatchettApr 21, 2019

In late February, Minneapolis-St. Paul based Calyxt announced the successful commercial launch of its new trademarked high oleic soybean oil product, Calyno. This is the…

Innovation

Environmentally Friendly Soy Straws Win Indiana Soybean Alliance’s Annual New Uses Competition

Indiana Soybean AllianceApr 20, 2019

A soybean-based drinking straw earned top honors at this year’s Student Soybean Product Innovation Competition funded by the Indiana Soybean Checkoff. The contest encourages Purdue…

Aquaculture

What Is Aquaculture and Why Do We Need It?

Global Aquaculture AllianceApr 19, 2019

The U.S. soy industry, through the International Soy in Aquaculture Program of the U.S. Soybean Export Council, has been working for more than 30 years…

Aquaculture

What is Aquaculture?

Global Aquaculture AllianceApr 12, 2019

Aquaculture is increasingly talked about, but how does one define it? This video, produced by the Global Aquaculture Alliance, explains what aquaculture is and why…

Research

Soybean Meal Value Variation: A Case Study in U.S. Swine

Wisconsin Soybean Marketing BoardApr 6, 2019

A major challenge in the soybean commodity sector is the lack of a single variable that best describes soybean meal quality. The Wisconsin Soybean Extension…

Transportation

Transportation Infrastructure Projects Improving Safety

Alan BarrettMar 30, 2019

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) has demonstrated in reports the benefits of improved environmental and safety conditions with a better transportation system. This is…

Health

High Oleic Soybean Oil Recognized by FDA as Heart Healthy

South Dakota SoybeanMar 26, 2019

Now, more than ever, consumers are paying attention to the food that they are eating and the health implications of their dietary decisions. High oleic…

Sustainability

New Management Strategies for U.S. Soy Crop Maintenance and Sustainability

USFRA Staff WriterMar 21, 2019

U.S. soybean farmers are continually learning new management strategies to help them be more sustainable and efficient. This infographic highlights a few approaches U.S. soy…

Infrastructure

Superior Logistics: U.S. Soy Industry Benefits from Olmsted Locks and Dam on Ohio River

Alan BarrettMar 7, 2019

In October 2018, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Louisville District opened the long-awaited Olmsted Locks and Dam on the Ohio River, a major river artery…

High oleic

U.S. High Oleic Soybean Oil’s Superior Functionality Gives Restaurant a Taste of Success

QUALISOYMar 6, 2019

“With the high oleic soybean blend, the results are amazing,” says a Texas restaurateur. The Wing Barn counts on a blend of U.S. high oleic…

Precision Agriculture

The Future Of Agriculture: Producing More From Less

David GreenMar 5, 2019

By the time you read this sentence, ten more people will have joined the growing world population.[1]Perhaps that fact might be easier to grasp than…

Biodiesel

Global Biodiesel Growth Expected in 2019

Rob HatchettMar 4, 2019

The evolution of biofuel policy continues to push for expanding output. Recent developments this past quarter suggest that many countries, including the U.S., have worked…

High oleic

Next-Generation Soybean Oil for International End Users

Will McNairFeb 21, 2019

U.S. Soy offers high oleic soybean oil for food manufacturers and chefs When it comes to soybean oil, you might be surprised to hear that…

Innovation

Just Watch Us: U.S. Soy Innovation

USB Staff WriterFeb 15, 2019

Think soybeans are just good for food and animal feed? Think again. This video highlights numerous innovative uses for U.S. Soy, including fuel, paint, plastics,…

Health

Research Studies Show Soy’s Benefits for Skin Health

Linda FunkFeb 11, 2019

Soyfoods including tofu, tempeh, edamame and soymilk from U.S.-grown soybeans are a superior plant protein choice, but consuming soy may offer other lesser-known benefits beyond…