AGRIBUSINESS: Soybean Bushel Results

Posted on: 7:01 am, December 6, 2012, by , updated on: 05:59am, December 6, 2012

Today’s Agribusiness looks at the soybean results for 2011-2012 marketing year.

The US census records show that farmers exported $23 billion worth of soybean with nearly 2 billion bushels exported during this period. As the largest importer, China accounted for 1 in 4 rows harvested.

Also, as the average age of a farmer increases to 60, Jordanne Blair reports on the importance of retirement preparations.