Africa
Demand

Market Intelligence Monthly: May 2021

Mac MarshallJun 11, 2021

Planting is in the home stretch as the country as a whole got off to a quick start getting U.S. soybeans in the ground –…

Trade

Sub-Saharan Africa Emerging as a Valuable Market for U.S. Soy

Kevin RoepkeMay 28, 2021

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) invests heavily to evolve emerging markets for U.S. soybeans and soy products. Emerging markets are identified by factors like…

Our Farms

Ground Work 2021: Planting Delays in Illinois

Daryl CatesMay 26, 2021

After a good start to planting, rains at the end of April and the beginning of May interrupted us and kept us out of the…

Consumer Goods

Why Do Soyfoods Make Great Snacks?

Linda FunkMay 18, 2021

How do changes in the global picture for snacking behaviors and related consumer preferences have the potential to increase the demand for U.S. soybeans? For…

Our Farms

Ground Work 2021: Alabama Planting Season

Wendy YeagerMay 18, 2021

We continue to be a bit behind on spring fieldwork because of rain and wet fields, but we are making progress. In late April and…

Economics

May 2021 WASDE: Soybeans are Taking the Lead

Jen Del CarmenMay 17, 2021

The May WASDE highlights a clearer picture of the overall importance of soybean oil as a feedstock to the emerging renewable diesel sector, among other…