Sustainability

Why Do Farmers Grow Soybeans?

U.S. soybean farmers continue to grow a reliable supply of high-quality soybeans. But why are soybeans such an important crop in the U.S. Farmer Jordan Scott, from South Dakota, in the Northern Plains of the U.S., is a 5th-generation farmer. He explains why farmers grow soybeans, including a bit of the history, agronomic value, quality, innovation and sustainability soybeans provide.

 

USSEC Staff Writer

Staff Writer

U.S. Soybean Export Council

USSEC is a dynamic partnership of key stakeholders, representing soybean producers, commodity shippers, merchandisers, allied agribusinesses and agricultural organizations. Through a global network of international offices and strong support in the U.S., we help build a preference for U.S. soybeans and soybean products, advocate for the use of soy in feed, aquaculture and human consumption, promote the benefits of soy use through education and connect industry leaders through a robust membership program.