Commodity: Soybeans

How much do you know about soybeans? You may be surprised to learn how many different ways they can be used. Minnesota is a major producer of soybeans. As a plant, they are part of many different food products. But they also help make other, non-edible products as well.


What is it?

What Is It?
  • Answer
  • Sunflower - Minnesota is the nation's 6th-largest sunflower-producing state. Sunflower seed can be crushed for oil, used for birdseed or for a variety of food products.



Soybeans: 1 acre of soybeans can produce 82,368 crayons.


What do you get when you cross a cow with a trampoline?

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  • A milkshake!