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Production

U.S. Soybean Farmers Prepare to Plant More Acres of Soybeans in 2018

Jen Del CarmenMar 30, 2018

Spring officially arrived in the United States last week, and with the new season comes…

Supply Chain

Michigan Farmer Builds Relationships with Southeast Asia Soy Buyers

Alan MooreNov 2, 2018

When it comes to the global soy supply chain, both buyers and producer play critical roles. U.S. soybean farmer Alan Moore wants his end users…

Economics

For Soy Meal Economics, Origin Matters

Pam HelmsingOct 22, 2018

Much like a trip down the grocery store aisle, animal agriculture producers have many options when it comes to choosing ingredients for poultry, aquaculture and…

Economics

Opinion: University of Illinois Leading the Way in Global Food Security

Peter GoldsmithOct 5, 2018

To improve food security in Sub-Saharan Africa and many other regions of the world, agricultural production systems need to be transformed. With widespread support, the…

Transportation

Consistent Supply Puts U.S. Soy in Demand

Chris KrullOct 3, 2018

When delays of just days can result in big costs, U.S. soy customers buy for reliable supply Supply isn’t sexy. Steve Jobs isn’t remembered for…

Marketplace

USDA Raises U.S. Soybean Projections

John BaizeAug 26, 2018

Favorable weather helps U.S. soybean farmers grow abundant supply of high-quality soybeans This month, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) raised its outlook for…

Infrastructure

Railroads Essential to U.S. Soy Advantage

Mike SteenhoekAug 22, 2018

Consistent supply is crucial to international soy buyers, and U.S. Soy delivers. The U.S. relies on a strong infrastructure system, including railways to get U.S.…

Production

U.S. Soy Farmers are “the Most Efficient,” says Malaysian Customer

Timothy LohJul 3, 2018

Dr. Soon Bin-Neoh, Managing Director of the Soon Soon Group in Malaysia, sat down with the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) to discuss why he…

End Users

Latin American Customers Choose U.S. Soybean Oil for its Consistent Supply, Just-in-Time Delivery, and Sustainability

Mark AndersenJun 22, 2018

Mark Anderson, USSEC Contractor – Americas, discusses the importance of U.S. soybean oil to Latin America. Oil exports from the U.S. to the Americas represents…

Animal Feed

Food + Fuel

Lisa HumphreysMay 13, 2018

With soybeans, we don't have to choose. U.S. soybean farmers grow versatile and renewable soybeans to help meet food, feed, and fuel demand globally.

Crushers

Diverse Southeast Asian Countries Share Preference for U.S. Soy

Timothy LohMay 10, 2018

Tim Loh, U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) Regional Director – Southeast Asia, describes the diverse economies in soy-buying markets like Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia and…

Infrastructure

U.S. Soy’s Transportation Costs: A Competitive Advantage

Chris KrullMay 5, 2018

Thanks to our more efficient infrastructure of highways, rivers, rails and ports, it is far less expensive to ship soybeans from the United States than…

Buyers

U.S. Soy Industry Boasts Superior Storage and Supply

Carlos CampabadalApr 27, 2018

Carlos Campabadal, Outreach Specialist in Grain Storage and Feed Manufacturing, states that U.S. farmers have a competitive advantage against their South American counterparts due to…

End Users

Latin American Customers Choose U.S. Soybean Oil for its Consistent Supply, Just-in-Time Delivery, and Sustainability

Jen Del CarmenApr 15, 2018

Mark Anderson, USSEC Contractor – Americas, discusses the importance of U.S. soybean oil to Latin America. Oil exports from the U.S. to the Americas represents…

Animal Feed

U.S. Soy Works with Animal Feed Manufacturers in Africa

Jen Del CarmenMar 28, 2018

Chris Slemp, ASA-WISHH Program Manager – Africa, talks about how the U.S. soy industry’s efforts in Africa are shifting from food programs to working with…

Production

U.S. Soybean Agronomist Stresses Long-Term Sustainability of Production to Growers

Jen Del CarmenMar 16, 2018

Seth Naeve, Associate Professor and Extension Agronomist at the University of Minnesota, talks about how he discusses key issues with farmers around the long-term sustainability…

Animal Feed

The U.S. Soy Advantage is Valued by North Asian Customers

Jen Del CarmenMar 8, 2018

USSEC Regional Director – North Asia Paul Burke states that his region has 1.5 billion consumers and boasts the highest per capita soy consumption in…