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Iowa Soybean Promotion Board records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0058

Scope and Content

The collection (1962-1996) contains correspondence, check-off materials, election materials, claims, financial records, minutes, publications, research contracts and audiocassettes of the "Iowa Soybean Report." In addition, there are materials relating to the Iowa Soybean Promotion Board’s relationship with the Iowa Soybean Association.

Dates

  • 1962-1996

Creator

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

The Iowa Soybean Promotion Board (ISPB) was created to invest soybean check-off funds to benefit Iowa soybean farmers through expanded soybean utilization and improved soybean profitability. The ISPB establishes programs for promotion, research, and education regarding the production, marketing, and use of soybeans and soybean products. They provide public relations and other promotional services for advancing the research and trade of soybeans and soybean products. The Iowa Soybean Promotion Board works in close cooperation with the Iowa Soybean Association.

Extent

35.1 Linear Feet (in 27 records center cartons)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Iowa Soybean Promotion Board (ISPB) was created to use soybean check-off funds to benefit Iowa soybean farmers through expanded soybean utilization and improved soybean profitability. The ISPB establishes programs for promotion, research, and education regarding the production, marketing, and use of soybeans and soybean products. The collection contains correspondence, check-off materials, election materials, claims, financial records, minutes, publications, research contracts, and audiocassettes of the "Iowa Soybean Report."

Arrangement

The collection is listed chronologically.

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
MS-0058. Iowa Soybean Promotion Board records
Date
February 11, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
403 Parks Library
701 Morrill Road
Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
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