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Animal Nutrition

U.S. Soy Delivers Animal Nutrition

Laura Temple|Aug 7, 2022

High-quality protein goes hand-in-hand with increasing standards of living around the world. As incomes rise, so does demand for nutritious protein. “Consumers need every form…

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Ground Work 2022:North Carolina Summer Grows Resilient Soybeans, Livestock and Vegetables

Reggie Strickland|Jul 26, 2022

So far, this has been the driest season I’ve experienced in my 35 years of farming in this area of the U.S. Southeast. We finally…

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Ground Work 2022:North Carolina Livestock and Crops Growing

Reggie Strickland|Jun 17, 2022

While I know that many areas of the U.S. are desperate for the rain to stop, in our area of the Southeast, we are desperate…

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Ground Work 2022:Cool Temperatures Slow North Carolina Planting

Reggie Strickland|Apr 29, 2022

April weather has been cooler than average in our area of the southeastern U.S., with temperatures dipping below 4°C, or 40°F, in the middle of…

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Ground Work 2022:Meet North Carolina Farmer Reggie Strickland

Laura Temple|Apr 12, 2022

Throughout the 2022 growing season, USSOY.org will provide regular Ground Work updates from several U.S. soybean farmers around the country. Follow their updates, #GroundWork2022, to…

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U.S. Soybean Meal:A Consistent Nutrient Bundle is a Value Differentiator

U.S. Soybean Export Council|Nov 15, 2021

Ingredient consistency generates substantial value for end users and is a key differentiator of U.S. soybean meal when compared to soybean meal of other origins.…

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Comparing Whole Soybean Physical Factors:Soybean Damage

U.S. Soybean Export Council|Nov 15, 2021

Nutritionists are concerned that damage to soybeans can impact protein quality and the digestibility of amino acids, reducing the value of soybean meal in the…

Animal Nutrition

Research Shows Pigs Benefit from Soy-Protein Diet

USSEC Staff Writer|Dec 30, 2020

One university professor outlines why soy is the preferred choice when it comes to the feeding pigs, taking carcass quality into account.

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Manufacturing Quality Feeds with U.S. Crude Degummed Soybean Oil:Advantages, Benefits and Applications

USSEC Staff Writer|Aug 19, 2020

A USSEC feed resource, written by subject matter expert Dr. Gerald Shurson, looks at the role of U.S. degummed soybean oil in animal feed.

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Research Enhances Understanding of the Nutritional and Economic Differences in Soybean Meal from Different Origins

Paul Murphy-Spooner|Jul 6, 2020

Meta-analysis compares commercial soybean meals produced from different countries, informing the U.S. soybean meal quality advantage and economic benefits. ST. LOUIS (July 6, 2020) –…