2021 Commodity Classic

Welcome to your soy checkoff’s Commodity Classic page. This is your starting point to get the most out of your virtual Commodity Classic experience. Start by registering for your chance to win an XLarge Big Green Egg® and sign up to receive soy checkoff news updates. Make a date to attend our informative Learning Sessions below to be in the know on the bold ways your soy checkoff is adapting to market your crop in an ever-changing marketplace.

USB Sponsored Learning Sessions

Event Schedule

Attend each of the three informative USB Learning Sessions to find out how you can enter for your chance to win a DJI Mavic Mini drone. See the official prize rules.

Commodity Classic Learning Center Session

State of US Soy

March 2, 2021 | 6-7pm CST | Virtual

USB Chair Dan Farney and members of the USB Executive Committee will highlight the many projects and initiatives being implemented by the soy checkoff.

Commodity Classic Learning Center Session

2020 Soy Innovation Challenge Finalists & Winner

March 3, 2021 | 7-8am CST | Virtual

The Soy Innovation Challenge is centered around business mentorship and entrepreneurial networking with the Yield Lab’s global network to support soy innovations with the most promise to grow, scale and commercialize.

Commodity Classic Learning Center Session


March 3, 2021 | 8:30-9:30am CST | Virtual

The newest research shows that crude protein is not the best indicator for meeting the nutritional needs of animals and aquaculture. USSEC is putting a spotlight on this new research and working to change how buyers look at soy.

Commodity Classic Learning Center Session

Communicating Outside Our Circle: Positioning U.S. Soy in a Changing Marketplace

March 4, 2021 | 9-10am CST | Virtual

Despite 2020’s challenges, a unique opportunity has arisen for U.S. farmers to communicate outside their circle, sharing soy’s story to the general consumer and helping them understand just how much soy impacts the U.S. economy through its many uses.