DAVID IVERSON, Soybean farmer from South Dakota

South Dakota soybean farmer, David Iverson, talks about the importance of international markets to U.S. soy

David Iverson

U.S. Soybean farmer

South Dakota

David Iverson is a fourth generation farmer from Astoria, South Dakota. David raises soybeans and corn on 1500 acres. He and his wife Miriam have three children: Nathan, Victoria, and Grace. David has served as a director for the United Soybean Board (USB) since 2012; chaired the World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH) from 2010-13; was chairman of the South Dakota Soybean Research and Promotion Council from 2009-2013; served on the South Dakota Soybean Association Board from 1998-2004 and as the organization’s president from 2001-2003; and was chosen for the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) DuPont Young Leader program in 1997.