Keeping Infrastructure Afloat

Checkoff focuses on public-private partnerships as a way to keep soybeans moving to customers Transportation is the link between supply and demand. However, the U.S. transportation infrastructure requires investment to repair, maintain and improve the system. One mode of transportation that is in critical need of funding is inland waterways; specifically, aging locks and dams.

Better Together

Soy checkoff’s network of partners maximizes supply, demand and returns for U.S. soybean farmers It’s really very simple. Your soy checkoff has one mission: Maximize profit opportunities for U.S. soybean farmers. But that’s a massive undertaking – one that the checkoff can’t do alone. In order to be truly successful, collaboration with partners is vital. View

Potential Solution to Transportation Investment Crisis

Soy Transportation Coalition chair says partnerships key to improving infrastructure You know the U.S. transportation system links the soybean supply from your farm to the demand at home and abroad. But do you know what the most critical issue is in transportation infrastructure right now? You may not see all of the major transportation modes—roads,

Calculate the Most Profitable Delivery Option

Soy Transportation Coalition rolls out expanded online calculator and app With tighter budgets, farmers are looking at how to cut costs. One way of minimizing expenses that you may not have considered is by delivering your soybeans in the most cost-efficient way possible. Transportation costs play a role in the net profit for your crop

Brazil Transportation Improvements Cause Concern

Infrastructure gains could shrink window for U.S. soy exports The United States is the world’s leading soybean producer, and right now it has the rivers, roads and rails to move all those soybeans from field to market. However, this status may not be sustained without continued investment in the U.S. transportation system. Brazilian soybean farmers

Sustainability Throwdown

Step on up and watch as two global heavyweights go toe-to-toe View the Full Issue Click here The two global heavyweights in soybean production meet again and again to compete for the title of “most sustainable soybeans” in the match of the century – the United States vs. Brazil! How do these two soy champs

Soy Checkoff Keeps Tabs on Transportation Issues

Congestion at Brazilian ports, U.S. port labor disputes and market access issues impact U.S. soybean farmers More on Transportation:  Brazilian Soybean Boom Continues Despite Challenges It’s Time to Cross That Bridge Panama Canal Expansion Opening Plans May Have Sprung a Leak U.S. Soybean Farmers Continue to Deliver on What Customers Want The U.S. transportation system

It’s Time to Cross That Bridge

3 facts about how impassable bridges could affect you after harvest After harvest, soybean farmers are focused on getting the fruits of their labor from fields to destinations. One of the obstacles U.S. farmers face on this mission is impassable bridges. When a farmer encounters an impassable bridge, he or she must find a new