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…

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…

Aquaculture

Aquaculture Investment Opens Doors to New Markets

Joseph L. MurphyFeb 6, 2019

Two thousand years of aquaculture in China was revolutionized by one system developed by the U.S. soybean industry and supported with an investment by Iowa…

Soybean Oil

U.S. Soybean Oil is a Top Choice for Mexican Customers

Mark CaspersJan 25, 2019

U.S. soybean farmer Mark Caspers talks about meeting with customers of U.S. Soy in Mexico. He says consumers there are excited about U.S. soybean oil…

Seed Selection

Artificial Intelligence Helps U.S. Soybean Farmers Select Seed

Erika Ebsworth-GooldJan 4, 2019

Ever wonder how U.S. soybean farmers determine what soybean varieties to plant? There are hundreds of options to choose from. Genetically modified (GMO) or conventional.…

Biodiesel

U.S. Government Sees Modest Growth for Biodiesel in 2020

Rob HatchettDec 18, 2018

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its final annual volume standards for U.S. biofuel production in late November. These standards establish the Renewable…

Food

A New Whey to Drink Soy

Nayeli VilanovaDec 7, 2018

Increasingly, U.S. Soy is being processed for human consumption, typically in the form of vegan-friendly soy milk. Soon, consumers who want to drink their soy…

Innovation

Agricultural Trends to Watch

Kelly BoswellDec 3, 2018

Agriculture is constantly evolving, giving U.S. soybean farmers innovative new tools with which to produce abundant, sustainable crops. Farm Journal's Sonja Begemann, seed and crop…

Biodiesel

Biodiesel Simple Switch For School District Bus Fleets

Tyson KeeverNov 25, 2018

Biodiesel, a U.S. Soy innovation, has less impact on the environment than petroleum diesel. School districts across the U.S. are starting to make the simple…

Innovation

Launch Viewers at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Stand on Soy-biobased Sustainability

Soy BiobasedNov 14, 2018

Hundreds of spectators at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida are looking up to the skies as they gather to marvel at rocket launches.…

High oleic

High Oleic Soy: Out of the Fields and Into the Frying Pan

Vincent BarcelonaNov 13, 2018

Q&A with a New York City Chef who fries with high oleic soybean oil As a corporate chef in New York City, Vincent Barcelona is…

Precision Agriculture

U.S. Soybean Farmers Embrace Technology to Grow Crops with Scientific Precision

David FestaNov 9, 2018

Tech Startups Raise Millions to Develop Precision Ag Tools Agriculture is the latest U.S. industry to embrace technology - and venture capitalists are taking notice.…

High oleic

A Look at High Oleic Soybean Oil and Its Bevy of Benefits

Nayeli VilanovaNov 1, 2018

The U.S. soybean industry is committed to helping food companies around the world meet their customers’ demand for healthful, sustainable and nutritional products. In a…

Sustainability

U.S. Soybean Farmers Hit their Combines to Harvest 2018 Crops

Doug WinterOct 30, 2018

A look at the equipment staple that farmers use to cut and harvest soybeans Across America’s heartland, soybean farmers are getting ready to harvest another…

Biotechnology

Innovative Research Helps Define U.S. Soy

Pedro RochaOct 29, 2018

Dr. Pedro Rocha of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation in Agriculture (IICA) says that innovation in soybeans is one of the best examples of applied…

Aquaculture

Gold Standard IPRS Helps Vietnamese Farmers

Vo Hoang NguyenOct 24, 2018

In-Pond Raceway System (IPRS) technology utilizing U.S. Soy as aquafeed was introduced in both southern and northern Vietnam in 2016, attracting great attention to freshwater…