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2018 Laura® Soybean Crop Update

After a long and rainy spring planting season I am happy to report that the 2018 corp of Laura® soybeans looks good.  The beans are healthy and the purple flower of the Laura® soybean can be seen up and down the stem of the plant.  The flowers will eventually grow into pods which will fill [...]

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​Soymilk Protein Markedly Superior to Cow Milk Protein

Soymilk Protein Markedly Superior to Cow Milk ProteinBy Marie OserProtein is essential for the growth and maintenance of tissues, organs and muscles and the protein in soy is complete protein with all nine essential amino acids.Soymilk and cow milk contain the about the same amount of protein and each provides all nine essential amino acids, [...]

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Is Soy Safe?

Is Soy Safe? What is all the Hysteria About?By Marie OserSoy Bashing has become a cottage industry among a vocal contingent of anti-soy activists who have been spreading rumors about soy for more than a dozen years.Soybeans are rich in phytoestrogens.These phytoestrogens, AKA isoflavones have been a theoretical concern at the root of many shocking [...]

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Laura® Soybeans and Tosteds are Naturally Gluten Free

Laura® Soybeans and Tosteds are naturally gluten free.  Even though Laura® soybeans are naturally gluten free, we use a test strip on our soybeans and Tosteds to verify that they are gluten free.  This is great news for people who are intolerant to gluten.  A healthy snack like Tosteds is a great alternative to other [...]

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2017 Crop of Laura Soybeans NON GMO report

I am pleased to share that our 2017 NON GMO Laura® Soybeans test results show that we have 100% NONGMO Laura® soybeans.  My routine for testing our soybeans is to take a sample of every wagon that I bring in from the field while it is being transferred to our storage bins.  I then take [...]

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Nutrition information for Tosteds Roasted Laura® Soybeans

Nutrition information for Tosteds:Salted Tosteds serving size 30 grams (1 cup)140 Calories; 50 from fatSaturated Fat 1 gramTrans Fat 0 gramCholesterol 0 mgSodium 80 mgTotal Carbs 9 gramsDietary Fiber  5 gramsSugars 1 gramProtein 13 gramsIngredients:  Dry Roasted Laura® SoybeansUnsalted Tosteds serving size 30 grams (1 cup)140 Calories; 50 from fatSaturated Fat 1 gramTrans Fat 0 [...]

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2017 Laura® Soybean Crop Progress

The 2017 Laura® Soybeans have emerged from the ground and are making great strides with plenty of sunshine and water available for growth.  The Laura® beans were planted May 12.  Stay tuned for more crop progress reports during the growing season.  

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Difference between the Laura® Soybeans and Natto/Sprouting soybeans

Many times I am asked; "what is the difference between our Laura® soybeans and Natto/Sprouting soybeans?"Laura® soybeans, is our family variety best suited for the production of Soymilk and Tofu.  This is due to the high protein, large size and delicious flavor of the Laura® soybean milk.  I have visited many tofu shops in Japan [...]

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NON GMO Status of Laura® Soybeans

At the Chambers Family Farm we take our NON GMO status very seriously, our soybean crops have always been NON GMO. We grow our own seed every year, taking great care to maintain the purity of the Laura® soybean by keeping it identity preserved in the field and in storage on the farm.  We hand [...]

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The Skinny on Soy a new book by author Marie Oser

This new book The Skinny on Soy by Marie Oser is a must read for anyone who enjoys soy as part of their daily diet or has questions on the health merits of soy.  In this book Marie reveals research that proves soy is good in soy many ways.  If you ever had any doubts [...]

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