COVID-19

Food & Lifestyle

Biodiesel big in the Big Apple

Bethany Baratta|Dec 28, 2020

Iowa soybean farmers got a glimpse of New York’s usage and reliance on soybean oil in biodiesel during the National Biodiesel Board’s (NBB) virtual biodiesel…

Ground Work

2020 Ground Work:Wrapping Up Another Challenging Season

Tom Griffiths|Dec 17, 2020

Indiana soybean farmer Tom Griffiths shares his final 2020 Ground Work update on harvest, fall field work, and looking back on 2020 as a whole.

Food & Lifestyle

Partnership Feeds Hope, Taking Care of Those on the Frontlines of COVID-19

Julie Deering|Oct 30, 2020

While those on the frontlines of COVID-19 are tasked with taking care of the sick, USSEC joins forces with USA Poultry & Egg Export Council…

Around the World

U.S. Soybean Oil Fuels Market Rally for Cooking Oil

Jen Del Carmen|Sep 24, 2020

While it’s clear that the COVID-19 pandemic has affected every aspect of daily life around the globe from school to sports to business, the effects…

Infrastructure

Farming Industry Rises to Top of U.S. Industry Ratings

USSEC Staff Writer|Sep 23, 2020

The U.S. agriculture and farming industry ranked No. 1 in the 2020 Gallup industry poll.

Exports

Economists Expect Expansion of U.S. Soy Exports

Julie Deering|Aug 27, 2020

While economists predict a possible 30% drop in the value of the dollar, Tanner Ehmke of CoBank Knowledge Exchange is bullish on soy exports.

Innovation

Soybean Breeding for Drought Tolerance – COVID Style

Lisa M. Balbes|Jul 28, 2020

Due to COVID-19, soybean breeding researchers had to weigh, bag, and label seeds for 10,000 plots from their garages, dining room tables, and back porches.…

Aquaculture

Seafood Analyst Provides COVID-19 Update on Shrimp and Salmon Industry

USSEC Staff Writer|Jul 22, 2020

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) hosted a global digital aquaculture conference that included a session by Gorjan Nikolik, Rabobank, with an update of the…

Ground Work

2020 Ground Work:Crops Progress in Hot, Dry Delaware Conditions

Cory Atkins|Jul 16, 2020

Delaware soybean farmer Cory Atkins shares a 2020 Ground Work update on soybean and corn progress, double crop soybeans and managing lima beans on his…

Aquaculture

Impact of COVID-19 on Aquaculture

USSEC Staff Writer|Jul 15, 2020

The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) hosted a global digital aquaculture conference that included a session by George Chamberlain, Global Aquaculture Alliance, about the impacts…