Introducing our new Affiliated Membership!

USDBC is offering affiliate membership to any company that handles
beans directly, such as shippers, packagers, exporters, etc.

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U.S. Dry Bean Council celebrates declaration of World Pulse Day

January 3, 2019

Portland, OR “We are thrilled to start 2019 with the exciting news that the United Nations General Assembly passed a unanimous resolution declaring February 10, World Pulse Day beginning this year. Every year, on February 10, we have the chance to create a surge in our worldwide promotional programs as part of a global effort […]

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USMCA SIGNED – A GOOD DAY FOR U.S. AGRICULTURE

November 30, 2018

The U.S. Dry Bean Council celebrates the signing of the U.S., Mexico, Canada Agreement (USMCA).  USMCA will define and take our critical trade relationship with our North American partners, into the modern era. Mexico is the top single nation export destination for U.S. dry beans, making a strong trade agreement is critical to maintain our […]

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Mexican Dry Bean Production Numbers Revised

November 20, 2018

USDBC’s last dry bean production survey in Mexico earlier this month confirms that both drought and inclement weather in the form of Hurricane Willa, have further lowered yields and quality. In our first production assessment in October, we estimated that Mexico’s total bean production in the 2018 Spring Summer Cycle could reach 638,388 MT, 33.2% […]

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