Nutrition
Digestible Protein

Study Substantiates Soy Protein Helps to Combat Severe Acute Malnutrition in Children

Will McNairJul 8, 2019

Globally, approximately 20 million children suffer from severe acute malnutrition (SAM). While SAM is a…

Human Consumption

Soyfoods are Foods for the Future, Part 2 of 2

Linda FunkOct 14, 2019

Globally speaking, today’s children are well positioned to become tomorrow’s soy consumers for a number of reasons. Soyfoods are foods for the future because they…

Animal Feed

Mexican Nutrition Expert Counts on the Consistency of U.S. Soy

USSEC Staff WriterOct 11, 2019

German Borbolla, professor and nutrition consultant in Mexico, relies on U.S. soy for consistent quality and reliable performance. He believes U.S. soy is highly valuable…

Animal Feed

Nutritionist Prefers the Uniformity of U.S. Soy

USSEC Staff WriterOct 9, 2019

Hernan Castillo, nutritionist and feed mill manager at Redondos in Peru, likes the uniformity of U.S. soy because it allows his company to supply farms…

Exports

Pakistani Soy Buyer Says Trading with the U.S. is a “Very Comfortable Transaction”

USSEC Staff WriterOct 7, 2019

Mian Shakil Ashfaq, chairman of All Pakistan Solvent Extractors’ Association, visited soy farms, export facilities, and terminals in the Upper Midwest and Pacific Northwest in…

Human Consumption

Soyfoods are Foods for the Future, Part 1 of 2

Linda FunkOct 7, 2019

Globally speaking, today’s children are well positioned to become tomorrow’s soy consumers for a number of reasons. Soyfoods are foods for the future because they…

Human Consumption

Soy in Human Nutrition: Where Does the Research Stand in 2019?

Will McNairOct 2, 2019

The health benefits of consuming soy have been studied for over 50 years. In fact, among plant sources of protein, it is perhaps the most…

Health

Decades of Research Show Soy Protein Lowers LDL Cholesterol

Mark Messina, Ph.D.Sep 28, 2019

Two newly published analyses support the efficacy of soy protein for lowering blood cholesterol levels.1,2 Published in top tier peer-reviewed nutrition and medical journals, the combined…

Animal Feed

Is Precision Broiler Breeder Feeding on the Horizon?

University of AlbertaSep 23, 2019

As geneticists continue to develop more efficient animals for protein production, nutritionists seek to find more precise ways to feed them. A sustainable production system…

Food

Growing Global Tempeh Markets Tap into Trend and Tradition, Part 2 of 2

Linda FunkSep 16, 2019

Tempeh is both trendy and traditional. Today, some global consumers see it as a staple, while others are newly embracing soyfood plant proteins. The result…

Animal Feed

Soybeans and Poultry: A Meal Match

USSEC Staff WriterSep 12, 2019

Godwin Farms Inc. – Pelham, Georgia Nestled in the southwestern part of the Peach State, Godwin Farms Inc. produces just about everything but the sweet fruit…

Animal Feed

Nutritionists Should Consider U.S. Soybean Meal’s Mineral Content when Differentiating between Origins

Iani ChihaiaSep 5, 2019

Although the available data for the mineral content of soybean meal are scarce and often contradictory, soy is considered to be a rich source of…

Food

Growing Global Tempeh Markets Tap into Trend and Tradition, Part 1 of 2

Linda FunkSep 2, 2019

Tempeh is both trendy and traditional. Today, some global consumers see it as a staple, while others are newly embracing tempeh as a soy-based plant…

Food

Tempeh Expert Praises Nutritional Value of U.S. Soy

USSEC Staff WriterSep 1, 2019

No one knows the process of manufacturing tempeh better than Amita Buissink, the self-proclaimed Tempe Tahu Mister Bean. He chooses U.S. Soy for its nutritional…

Food

U.S. Soybean Oil: Formulation and Foodservice

Soy ConnectionAug 28, 2019

Sourcing U.S. grown and sustainably produced ingredients, like soybean oils, is becoming increasingly important for food companies. Consumers are asking for sustainable, healthy and locally…

Health

Pilot Study: Soybean Oil Alleviates Cancer-Related Fatigue

Mark Messina, Ph.D.Aug 28, 2019

Researchers from the University of Rochester Medical Center recently reported that supplementing the diet with soybean oil significantly reduces fatigue in breast cancer survivors.1  Although…

Health

Decades of Research Show Soy Protein Lowers LDL-Cholesterol

Mark Messina, Ph.D.Aug 14, 2019

Two newly published analyses support the efficacy of soy protein for lowering blood cholesterol levels.1,2 Published in top tier peer-reviewed nutrition and medical journals, the…