innovation
Research

Innovative technology to diagnose soybean stress

Iowa State UniversityNov 23, 2019

Iowa State University engineers and plant scientists are working together to use machine learning to identify and predict disease and stress in soybeans. This innovative…

Industrial Uses

Soy-Based Sealer Preserves Roof Shingles

Ohio Soybean CouncilNov 20, 2019

Soy-based products offer endless opportunities for sustainable innovation, with research support from the soy checkoff. For example, Roof Maxx, a soy-based sealer that can extends…

Market Access

U.S. Soy Works with Global Partners to Access Innovations and Markets

USB Staff WriterNov 17, 2019

U.S. Soybean Farmers Address Common Challenges by Joining Global Oilseed Producers Farmers face pressures to reduce input costs, fight herbicide and fungicide resistance, and continuously…

Industrial Uses

Soybean Oil is the Not-So-Secret Sauce Behind Variety of Rust-Oleum Wood Stains

USB Staff WriterNov 12, 2019

Admiring that new rich, deep finish on the neighbor’s rehabbed dining table? There’s a good chance it looks that beautiful because of soybean oil. Long…

Water

U.S. Soy Farmers Use Water Monitoring Systems for Continuous Improvement

Arkansas Soybean Promotion BoardNov 9, 2019

U.S. soybean farmers use innovative technology to continuously improve the sustainability of their crops. With support from qualified state soybean boards (QSSBs), farmers learn how…

Family farms

Farming for the Generations

USB Staff WriterOct 27, 2019

Farming is a family affair; in fact, nearly 99% of U.S. farms are family farms. And those families work 90% of the land and are…