Texas Soybean Board to Discuss Nominees for United Soybean Board

The Texas Soybean Board (TSB) will discuss potential nominees for the United Soybean Board during its March 2014 conference call meeting. TSB will submit candidates’ names to the U.S. Department of Agriculture in April. The Soybean Promotion, Research and Consumer Information Act authorized the national board, and the secretary of agriculture selects appointees from the soybean farmers that qualified state(…)

U.S. Soy Demand Gets Boost from Biodiesel

Fuel manufacturers could use at least 4.8 billion pounds of soybean oil this year ST. LOUIS (Sept. 19, 2013) – The biodiesel that fuels semis, farm tractors and bus fleets continues to fuel market potential for U.S. soybean oil and profit opportunities for U.S. soybean farmers. In order to meet federal biodiesel-usage requirements of 1.28(…)

Top Global Buyers Go Out of Their Way for U.S. Soy

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 16, 2013) – How far would you go for high-quality ingredients needed to make your food, fuel and fiber? More than 150 international trade delegates have traveled thousands of miles to the Quad Cities region, where they will network with U.S. soybean farmers and exporters and potentially solidify commitments to purchase U.S.(…)