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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USDBC Continues to Cultivate Brazilian Bean Market at Annual Forum

September 19, 2018

USDBC collaborated with SENAI, a well regarded Brazilian national service institute on a presentation on dry bean consumption and trends at the rescheduled Brazilian Bean Forum (Foro Feijao), held August 15 – 17 in Curitiba. As part of the presentation, USDBC organized the preparation and tasting of pizzas made with Navy Bean Powder and three different types […]

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Mexican Bean Planting Wraps Up, Lower Production Expected

September 19, 2018

Lack of rain during the month of July resulted in incomplete planting of total programmed bean acres with plant stress noted in Chihuahua, Durango, San Luis Potosi, and Zacatecas. We estimate that only 79% of the government’s (SAGARPA) planting was completed.   We also estimate that total spring summer bean cycle production will be around 255,000 […]

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USDBC Celebrates Another Successful Reverse Trade Mission

September 19, 2018

We recently hosted over 20 buyers from ten different countries as part of our annual reverse trade mission connecting global buyers and with the U.S. dry bean industry. This year’s mission kicked off in Minneapolis with a visit to Faribault Foods Inc. Participants then moved on to visit harvest sites, elevators, and participate in briefings […]

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