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Four Minnesota soybean farmers returned home with a wealth of knowledge from a 12-day international marketing and leadership experience to Malaysia and the Philippines. Supported through the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC), farmers met with potential soybean buyers…


Data released this week from European Commission confirms that United States soybeans have become the leading supplier of soybeans to the European Union (EU). The Jan. 7 update reported that EU imports of U.S. number 5.2 million tones from July…


The Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC) is embarking on its first-ever, unique opportunity to provide three energetic Minnesota soybean farmers with a hands-on international leadership experience to the Philippines and Malaysia. The tentative travel dates are March 17…


WASHINGTON, D.C. – Alongside representatives from the fashion, auto, energy and telecommunications industries, northern U.S. soybean farmers made their case at a hearing in Washington, D.C., regarding a proposed U.S.-Japan trade agreement. On behalf of Northern Soy Marketing LLC, Tom…


Despite an escalating trade war, soy buyers from China continued touting the high quality of Minnesota soybeans during a tour of Minnesota farms sponsored by the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC). “Minnesota soybean producers want to maintain good…


The Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (MSR&PC) places a tremendous value on trade teams, and had the privilege of hosting an Australian trade team this week. The trade team started out the day at the Minnesota Soybean office in…


Minnesota Soybean Growers Association (MSGA) Director Darin Johnson is a veteran of hosting international trade teams at his family farm in Wells, Minn. “I really enjoy visiting with folks from other countries and finding common ground,” he says. “It’s all…


Potential trade war looming, China remains tops importer of Minnesota soybeans Despite the potential threat of a trade war with the largest importer of U.S. soybeans, a major Chinese ag commodity importer traveled to three different Minnesota farms earlier this…