Spotlighting the Super-Versatile Soybean

Harvested Soybean Plant

The soybean is a part of our everyday life in many ways. This little bean is providing feed for livestock, food for humans and is creating bio-fuels to power vehicles. Soy is also a raw material used in making improved plastics, lubricants, coatings, inks, foam cushions and candles. These soy-based products are greener for the environment and rely on soybeans grown locally.

The people growing this little bean, our 11,000 soybean farm family’s care for and sustain our soils while enhancing the economic well-being of Wisconsin communities. Learn how soybeans are helping create a better tomorrow for the next generation.