North America
Crushers

U.S. Soybean Processors Report Slowing Crush, Elevated Oil Yields in November

Rob HatchettJan 12, 2019

The National Oilseed Processors Association (NOPA) issued its mid-month member crush and stocks report on December 15. The November data showed that members crushed 4,544…

Soil Health

What is Sustainability?

Derek HaigwoodDec 25, 2018

Today’s consumers care where their food comes from. This inspires U.S. soybean farmers like Derek Haigwood, who strives to be a good steward of his…

Innovation

Technology Helps U.S. Soy Farmers to be More Efficient and Sustainable

Cory AtkinsDec 24, 2018

Cory Atkins farms in Delaware on the eastern coast of the U.S. He employs a number of technologies including auto steer, swath control, row shutoff,…

Our Farms

Healthy Soil Delivers More Nutrition to U.S. Farmers and their Customers

Randall HymanDec 22, 2018

Mitchell Hora digs soil, especially if it’s in a soybean field and full of worms. Armed with a shovel, iPad and college degree, he represents…

Biodiesel

U.S. Government Sees Modest Growth for Biodiesel in 2020

Rob HatchettDec 18, 2018

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its final annual volume standards for U.S. biofuel production in late November. These standards establish the Renewable…

Food

Legume Analysis Highlights Superior Quality of Soy

Mark Messina, Ph.D.Dec 11, 2018

In plant-based diets, beans play a critically important role as sources of protein.  In fact, it is difficult if not impossible to meet the requirement…