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…

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…

Amino Acids

Amino Acid Nutrition and the Implications of U.S. Soy

Pam HelmsingAug 8, 2019

There are many differences in protein nutrition in animal production. Why are nutritionists more focused now on amino acids in animal feed formulation and what…

Food

Ways that Soyfoods Can Benefit an Aging Population, Part 2 of 2

Linda FunkAug 5, 2019

Soyfoods are uniquely positioned to meet the needs of the world’s aging population—those who are age 60 and older.  Globally, the number of older people…

Amino Acids

Amino Acid Nutrition and the Implications of U.S. Soy

Pam HelmsingAug 1, 2019

To see earlier parts of this series, click here. There are many differences in protein nutrition in animal production. Why are nutritionists more focused now…

Food

Ways that Soyfoods Can Benefit an Aging Population, Part 1 of 2

Linda FunkJul 29, 2019

Soyfoods are uniquely positioned to meet the needs of the world’s aging population—those who are age 60 and older.  Globally, the number of older people…

Human Consumption

State Checkoff Aims to Improve Belizean Nutrition with Soy Protein

Kansas Soybean CommissionJul 27, 2019

Belize is one of the poorest countries in Central America, with high incidence of undernourishment. To improve nutrition there and to help communities encourage healthier…

Amino Acids

Amino Acid Nutrition and the Implications of U.S. Soy

Pam HelmsingJul 25, 2019

PART 1: Background There are many differences in protein nutrition in animal production. Why are nutritionists more focused now on amino acids in animal feed…

Health

Unlocking the Health Benefits of Soy Flours

M. Hikmet BoyaciogluJul 25, 2019

Globally, health and wellness have been a driving force for bakery during the past few decades. According to Euromonitor International, bakery leads the pack in…

Food

Soy Allergies? They’re Less Common Than You Think

Soy Nutrition InstituteJul 16, 2019

If you have issues with food allergies, you probably know all about "the Big Eight" - the list of the top allergy-causing foods. Soy protein…

Animal Feed

U.S. Soybean Meal: Better Uniform Particle Size Compared to Other Origins

Iani ChihaiaJul 16, 2019

The quality of soybean meal is the result of many features, including the physical characteristics, such as particle size and color. Often neglected, soybean meal…

Health

Soy Improves Cognition, Recent Studies Indicate

Soy Nutrition InstituteJul 11, 2019

Just about a year ago, this blog addressed the relationship between soy and cognitive function, a controversial topic given some of the older epidemiologic findings.1,2 The…

Health

Perspective on Breast Cancer and Soy Controversy

Mark Messina, Ph.D.Jul 10, 2019

The soy and breast cancer controversy has been around a long time. It persists despite an abundance of human research supporting the safety and possible…

Soybean Meal

Romanian Customers Learn How U.S. Soybean Meal Enables Optimization of Feeding Strategies in Modern Broilers

Iani ChihaiaJul 8, 2019

In a double effort to increase the awareness of U.S. Soy quality and transfer knowledge to European customers, the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) organized…

Animal Feed

U.S. Soy’s Superior Nutritional Value Emphasized at Bulgarian Feed Manufacturers’ Annual Conference

Iani ChihaiaJul 4, 2019

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) supports loyal Bulgarian customers of U.S. Soy, recently participating via a sponsorship and technical presentations at the Annual Conference…

Food

Soy, High-Phytate Foods May Help Prevent Cancer

Mark Messina, Ph.D.Jul 3, 2019

The high phytate content of soy and plant-based diets might help to prevent the development of cancer. That speculation could be drawn from the publication…

Food

Chinese Customers Hear about U.S. Soy Advantage at China Food Bean Exhibition

Will McNairJul 1, 2019

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) works with customers in multiple global markets to present the advantages of U.S. food beans to soyfood processors and…