Production
Supply Chain

El Niño Footprint Surfacing in South America, May Drift North

Rob HatchettJan 27, 2019

Ongoing dryness in major soybean growing regions of Brazil have been a feature in global oilseed markets in recent months as traders continue to mull…

Production

Unique Indonesia Market is Setting for U.S. Soy Information Exchange Event

Chris RittgerNov 16, 2018

In 2017, the U.S. exported about 2.5 million tons of soybeans to Indonesia, primarily for human consumption. This makes the Southeast Asia national a very…

Family farms

U.S. Soybeans: More than a Commodity, A Commitment

Derek HaigwoodOct 1, 2018

U.S. soybean farmers are sustainable by nature; it's what allows them to preserve and pass their land down from generation to generation. No matter where…

Cover Crops

Cover Crops Help U.S. Soybean Farmers Preserve Their Land

Derek HaigwoodSep 21, 2018

Cover crops are one production practice that not only make U.S. soybean farmers more sustainable, but also help fertilize crops with organic matter and prevent…

Precision Agriculture

Precision Technology Advances Soy Sustainability

Laura TempleSep 18, 2018

In any production system, precision leads to efficiency and quality. For soybean production, precision also leads to sustainability. “We strive for every drop of water…

Energy

Soy Sustainability: Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Laura TempleSep 18, 2018

Both modern industrial activities and natural systems release greenhouse gases (GHG) into the atmosphere. Through efficiency gains and improved soil management practices, farmers play a…