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Growers can manage markets via smartphones

Growers Edge has released a free app for iPhone and Android smartphones to access many of the free services of Growers-edge.com. The Growers Edge apps allow farmers to use their smartphones to locate their best net cash prices, view weather and track their profit management accounts within growers-edge.com. Farmers also have the flexibility of being in […]

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Soy Checkoff Farmer-Directors Reshape USB for the Future

Farmer-Directors Approve Plan to Address Issues Most Critical to U.S. Soybean Farmers ST. LOUIS (February 29, 2012) – With their eyes fixed on the future, the farmer-directors of the United Soybean Board (USB) have decided to design the organization around the four issues most critical to U.S. soybean farmers: adding value to soy oil and […]

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Food waste is a growing problem

More than 67 billion pounds of food are wasted per year in the United States. That’s equivalent to four meals per day that could be fed to the 47 million Americans currently living in a state of food insecurity. Kai Robertson, with Business for Social Responsibility, shared that alarming statistic Feb. 28 at the 2012 […]

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