NC Farmer Realizes Value of the Soybean Checkoff

United Soybean Board hosts what they call the See for Yourself tour for soybean producers that admit that they don’t know a great deal about uses for soy, and what their checkoff funds are used for. Fred Robinson, Gaston County, NC soybean producer was selected for the 2011 tour:

As to what Robinson saw in Mexico, he says he was amazed:

To learn more about the See for Yourself Tour visit

Fred Robinson, Gaston County Soybean Farmer is dedicated to serving the agricultural industry in the Carolinas and Virginia with the latest ag news, exclusive regional weather station readings, and key crop market information. The website is a companion of the Southern Farm Network, provider of daily agricultural radio programming to the Carolinas since 1974. presents radio programs, interviews and news relevant to crop and livestock production and research throughout the mid-Atlantic agricultural community.