Stock Up on Soybean Research

Stock Up on Soybean Research

Improve your soybean production practices via resources on checkoff-funded website.

Missouri soybean farmers can now get the latest information from top soybean agronomists, scientists and marketers on the United Soybean Board Web site at www.unitedsoybean.org.

USB has re-tooled its website to sharpen its focus on meeting the needs of soybean growers. The website features original articles and video reports that tell the many stories of U.S. soybean farmers and their soybean checkoff, whose mission it is to support U.S. soybean farmers by ensuring U.S. soy is of the highest quality and most competitive in the world.

"U.S. soybean farmers are the most productive in the global marketplace," says USB Chairman Marc Curtis, a soybean farmer from Leland, Miss. "The redesigned website offers U.S. soybean farmers easy access to the information that helps them run their operations as productively and efficiently as possible."

The website's original articles explore nearly every facet of the soybean industry: its critical role in U.S. animal agriculture, its expanding markets globally, its increasing importance as a primary feedstock for biofuel and more.

The site also offers free tools such as the Soybean Quality Toolbox, which helps  farmers select top-performing soybean varieties in their own areas; the Fieldprint Calculator, which enables farmers to measure their operations' impact on sustainability; and other free, practical resources.

Source: United Soybean Board

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