About North Dakota Soybean Council
“Who Cares About Soybeans?”
To learn more about North Dakota soybeans, be sure to watch the below video produced by the North Dakota Soybean Council.
ND Soybean Council Vision:
North Dakota soybeans are the most sought after agricultural commodity in the global market.
ND Soybean Council Mission:
Effectively invest and leverage North Dakota soybean checkoff resources to maximize the benefits of North Dakota soy.
ND Soybean Council Core Values:
Commitment: We work to achieve maximum value for each producer’s checkoff dollars.
Relationships: We base our relationships on integrity, openness, trust and respect.
Teamwork: We work as a team to create value for our growers, researchers and the communities we serve.
Innovation: We continually evaluate and refine our programs / processes in anticipation of grower needs.
Knowledge: We invest in the training and development of our employees, directors and growers.
Stewards of Your Checkoff Dollars
We serve more than 6,500 soybean farmers in North Dakota. Each farmer contributes one-half of 1 percent of the price of each bushel at the point of sale toward the soy checkoff. Half of those funds go to the national checkoff, and the other half funds seven initiatives in North Dakota.
North Dakota Checkoff Dollars Fund:
- International Marketing
- Producer Education/Communications
- Consumer Awareness
- Animal Agriculture
- Soy Biodiesel