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…

Biotechnology

The Future is Now for CRISPR Technology

Allison ArpApr 23, 2018

By now the majority of the farming community has heard of CRISPR, the latest gene editing technology expected to save researchers and farmers time, money…

Infrastructure

U.S. Infrastructure is a Smooth, Efficient, Operating System

Jayne GodfreyApr 10, 2018

Jay O’Neil is a senior agricultural economist and instructor with the International Grains Program (IGP) at Kansas State University. With 43 years of experience in…

Biotechnology

The Miracle Bean

Logan JacksonApr 9, 2018

Scientists develop additional soybean reference genomes When the Human Genome Project began in 1990, the goal was to sequence and map all of the genes that…

Biotechnology

Digging Deep: Harnessing the Power of Soil Microbes for More Sustainable Farming

Julie ChaoApr 1, 2018

There’s a farm in Arkansas growing soybeans, corn, and rice that is aiming to be the most scientifically advanced farm in the world. Soil samples…

Innovation

Iowa Soybean Farm Serves as Prototype for Village Farms in China

Pascal KuipersMar 25, 2018

Rick Kimberley and wife Martha are the fifth generation on the Kimberley family farm. Son Grant, the sixth generation, not only contributes to U.S. Soy…

Innovation

U.S. Soybean Farmers Put Their Heads Together on Sustainability, Innovation at Commodity Classic

Jen Del CarmenMar 19, 2018

Although they’re not quite ready to fire up their planters, U.S. soybean farmers are maximizing their time during the late winter and early spring months.…