High Oleic Ignites High-Heat Industrial Opportunities

High oleic soybeans are stirring excitement in the motor oil industry, a field previously untouched by the soybean market. The soy checkoff recently funded a study that led to certification by the American Petroleum Institute (API) of a high oleic biosynthetic oil, manufactured by Biosynthetic Technologies. API certification is required for all motor oils, and

ELM Gears Up for High Oleic Soy-Based Machinery Lubricant Sales

Environmental Lubricants Manufacturing (ELM) keeps greasing the wheels of progress. The biobased machinery lubricants manufacturer is looking to expand the industrial market for high oleic soybean oil and use it to help U.S. soybean farmers gain more of the multibillion-dollar lubricants market. For more than two decades, ELM has been replacing petroleum from nonrenewable oil

High Oleic Soybeans Can Secure Long Term Demand

U.S. soybean farmers have lost food-oil demand annually since the onset of mandatory trans-fat labeling. High oleic soybeans offer U.S. farmers an opportunity to win back some of that lost market and expand into new markets. The soy checkoff has committed to the success of high oleic soybeans because they can help redefine the global

High-Frying Doughnut Maker Gets Behind High Oleic Soybean Oil

High oleic soybean varieties are bringing farmers and food industry professionals face to face with new options that meet customer needs. For farmers, high-yielding high oleic varieties perform in the field, but they also produce an oil that performs in professional kitchens for many customers in the food industry. When farmers grow high oleic varieties,

Repeat Performance

Performance in the field, customer demand and long-term profitability keep Ohio farmers planting high oleic   Bill Bateson liked what he saw from high oleic soybeans so much the first year he grew them, he came back for an encore. Like other Ohio farmers growing high oleic soybeans, Bateson has seen solid performance in the field,

Farmer-Funded Innovations: Checkoff Breakthroughs Support On-Farm Profitability

Successful companies in the aviation, communications, computer and medical industries don’t stand still. They find solutions that will keep them a step ahead of the competition. That goes for farmers, too. Need to know more? Check out the most recent edition of Beyond the Bean for more checkoff-funded innovations. Click here Soybean farmers today see the

Bred to Perform, High Oleic Soybeans Provide Proven Genetics

High oleic soybeans have been in the product pipeline for more than a decade. With millions of dollars invested, seed companies took their time to ensure these varieties perform as expected – for farmers and for food industry customers. But, performance isn’t the only benefit farmers see. They also find that high oleic varieties are

High oleic offers opportunity, says early adopter

High oleic soybean varieties came to the Delmarva Peninsula and Pennsylvania first, along with select areas of Indiana, Ohio and Michigan. Now, farmers in these areas are helping set the stage for more U.S. soybean farmers by adopting this new technology and growing a product to meet customers’ needs – a promising new soybean oil

Perdue Says High Oleic Soybeans Pay

It’s not every day that John Ade gets to be the first at something. But when given the opportunity, Perdue AgriBusiness’s senior vice president of North American grain will do everything he can to make it a win for his company and the region he pulls from. High oleic soybeans are his latest opportunity to