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Sustainability

New Management Strategies for U.S. Soy Crop Maintenance and Sustainability

USFRA Staff WriterMar 21, 2019

U.S. soybean farmers are continually learning new management strategies to help them be more sustainable and efficient. This infographic highlights a few approaches U.S. soy…

Soybean Oil

Soy Oil Suppliers’ Profits Threatened by Booming U.S. Crude Oil Production

Alan BarrettMar 20, 2019

The availability and steady cost of transportation equipment is often taken for granted. A major cost increase in transportation equipment can surprise suppliers because the…

Soybean Meal

The Importance of U.S. Soybean Meal Amino Acid Composition

USSEC Staff WriterMar 19, 2019

The decision to buy soybean meal shouldn't be solely based on protein. Dr. Gonzalo Mateos says the quality and composition of the amino acids in…

Demand

USDA Sees Minor Changes for the Soy Complex in March WASDE

Rob HatchettMar 18, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) on Friday, March 8th.  There were a few minor…

Infrastructure

Ocean Freight Rate Declines, Helping U.S. Farmers

Alan BarrettMar 17, 2019

As a soybean surplus country, exports are important to the U.S., making it critical that the country continues to improve its transportation system to accommodate…

Aquaculture

WISHH Strategic Partnerships Develop U.S. Soy Aquaculture Markets in Cambodia

Jim HersheyMar 16, 2019

The American Soybean Association’s (ASA) World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH) works to enhance global protein by connecting trade and development. WISHH’s latest…