Innovation
Family farms

Iowa Women Farmers Hone Marketing Skills for U.S. Soy

Joseph L. MurphyMar 30, 2022

Thin market, carryover, strengthening basis and arbitrage – the terms can be dizzying for those…

Industry

Biodiesel Roundtable Focuses on Fueling Food Company Sustainability

Donnell RehagenSep 7, 2022

The Center for Food Integrity (CFI), with support from the United Soybean Board (USB), hosted a virtual roundtable meeting Aug. 16 on the benefits of…

Food

The Solutions are Soy-Based: How One Commodity is Addressing Global Issues

USB Staff WriterAug 29, 2022

It’s no secret that the world is struggling – in more ways than one. With rising prices and pressing environmental issues, it’s easy to question…

Family farms

U.S. Soy Launches Online Professional Development Community for Protein Industry Professionals

USSEC Staff WriterJul 10, 2022

Founded in 2019, Soy Excellence Centers (SECs) provide world-class programming for protein industry professionals in emerging markets. Now, with the launch of Soyexcellence.org and the…

Family farms

Growing Together: U.S. Soy’s Relations with Latin America Extend Beyond Trade

Moises HuertaJul 8, 2022

The USSEC Americas team hosted the “Full-Fat Soybean Meal Academy” in early June in Iowa. Nearly 30 poultry and swine producers, integrators, and feed manufacturers…

Consumer Goods

BEAUTIFULLY SUSTAINABLE: THE BENEFITS OF USING SOY IN HEALTH AND BEAUTY PRODUCTS

USB Staff WriterJul 7, 2022

Soy is a natural, sustainable alternative to harsh chemicals in health and beauty products. Not only can creating soy-based products improve product performance through the isoflavones found…

Soybean Oil

U.S. Soy International Masters Event Speeds Through Indiana

USSEC Staff WriterJun 16, 2022

Becoming a master in all things soybean oil can take some time and due diligence. Representatives from nine countries joined the U.S. Soybean Export Council…

Economics

U.S. Soy Adds Positive Economic and Environmental Impact

USB Staff WriterJun 15, 2022

In industrial manufacturing, performance comes first. But the biobased industry proves meeting high-performance standards can still benefit the environment — and the economy. According to…

Aquaculture

U.S. Soy Shines at World Aquaculture Society Meeting

Brandelyn TwellmanJun 10, 2022

USSEC CEO Jim Sutter joined the World Aquaculture Society (WAS2021) annual meeting in Merida, Mexico on May 25-27, where he shared the sustainable solutions offered…

Food

U.S. Soy Provides Innovative Solutions for Baking

Jen Del CarmenApr 14, 2022

In dealing with supply chain constraints, many baking formulators are looking for options when it comes to fats and oils. High oleic soy products’ availability…

Aquaculture

Producing Fish Sustainably through In-Pond Raceway Systems (IPRS)

Brandelyn TwellmanMar 21, 2022

The U.S. Soybean Export Council invests in innovative tools enabling customers to make research-based data-driven decisions in their choices of soybeans and soybean products. This…

Production

Precision Ag Supports Sustainable Soybean Production

U.S. Soybean Export CouncilMar 10, 2022

U.S. soybean farmers are investing in proven technology and targeted innovations that elevate yield, reduce costs and ensure sustainable production. With Global Positioning Systems (GPS)…

Innovation

U.S. Soy Gives Women a Seat at the Table

Brandelyn TwellmanMar 7, 2022

From farmers to boss ladies, a panel of women in agriculture confronted barriers to gender equality in the industry during a recent roundtable at Expo…

Aquaculture

Philippines Adopts Aquaculture Innovation to Advance Food Security

Brandelyn TwellmanFeb 18, 2022

The Philippines’ inaugural In-Pond Raceway System (IPRS) marks a great milestone in the country’s aquaculture sector. This technology allows aqua farmers to use the same…

Cover Crops

Crop Protection Plans Keep U.S. Soybeans Sustainable

USSEC Staff WriterFeb 9, 2022

U.S. soybean farmers manage the challenges presented by weeds, insects and diseases with experience, knowledge and approved technology. To avoid yield loss and, ultimately, loss…

Aquaculture

Nothing Fishy Here: U.S. Soy Protein Feeds Aquaculture, Grows Demand

USB Staff WriterJan 19, 2022

Startled by his alarm, Philip Good reached for his phone, half asleep. A flick of his finger across the screen showed him the oxygen levels…

Consumer Goods

U.S. Soy: A Gift for All Seasons

USB Staff WriterDec 21, 2021

Higher performance, increased sustainability and lower cost — these are just a few of the demands that today’s modern consumers expect. For companies relying on…