Publications and Awards
Mississippi Business Journal
BSEI was featured in an article highlighting international business and the impact of the U.S. dollar on trade.
Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. was featured for being "one of six Mississippi companies recognized for their success in maintaining or increasing export sales" in an article titled "On the Grow" .
Pitch Tank Winner
The microbial technology of SumaGrow® won the Pitch Tank award at the 2016 FreedomFest for its ability to increase crop quality and yield while decreasing fertilizer and water usage in agricultural production.
MS Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting
Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. was awarded the Excellence in Exporting award for their success in maintaining or increasing export sales.
SumaGrow Selected as Google “moonshot”
As one of the four finalists selected by the Google Developer Group (GDG) North Jersey, the microbial technology of SumaGrow was chosen, in part, for its ability to reduce the use of chemical fertilizer, increase the quality and quantity of foods, recover unusable land and protect water resources.
Mississippi Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting
Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. won the 2014 Governor’s Award for Excellence in Exporting in the manufacturing category for the state of Mississippi. “A company such as Bio Soil Enhancers is the key to economic growth in both our local communities and abroad.”
Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. ranked 2nd on the 2014 Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private U.S. companies for the state of Mississippi and #4 overall for manufacturing. Additionally, Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. was ranked #297 out of the top 5,000 companies in the United States.
Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. ranked 2nd on the 2013 Inc. Magazine’s list of the 500 fastest growing private U.S. companies for manufacturing and 77th overall. Additionally, Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. (BSEI) was named as the #1 fastest growing company for all categories in the state of Mississippi. BSEI was recognized for its astounding 3-year growth of over 4,000% and revenue of almost $5 million for 2012.
Corn and Soybean Digest
The article "FFA Plots Seek Better Soybeans" highlights the 2012 Illinois Yield Challenge and SumaGrow's potential long-term benefits on the soil. The top producing team used a product containing SumaGrow to improve soil health and enhance yields.
In the 2012 “green issue” of the United Airlines inflight magazine, SumaGrow® was recognized as an eco-friendly alternative to chemical fertilizers.
Illinois Yield Challenge – 1st Place Winner
"The purpose of the Yield Challenge -- funded by the Illinois soybean checkoff -- is to provide a platform that encourages soybean growers to try new yield-enhancing practices and share the information learned through those innovations…”
Popular Science Grand Award Winner in the Green Tech Category
“…. Forage Boost’s microbes replace naturally occurring ones that are lost in over farmed soil, increasing productivity by locking nitrogen in the soil and breaking down organic waste into useful nutrients. The treatment increases grass yield by some 20 percent over standard fertilizer. And because microbes create micro-channels in the soil structure, water runoff decreases by about half, reducing watering needs.”
BISON WORLD MAGAzINE
The technology of SumaGrow® was featured in the April 2011 issue of Bison World. The article supports its title “Improving The Green To Improve The Green, “by demonstrating how products containing SumaGrow maximize forage quality and yields while reducing fertilizer demands.
STOCKMAN GRASS FARMER
The article titled “New Organic Soil Amendment Product Shows Promise,” published in the February 2011 edition of Stockman GrassFarmer, highlighted products containing SumaGrow as “A new organic soil amendment product being introduced by Bio Soil Enhancers shows great promise for increased forage and crop yields, improved brix levels, and significant reduction or elimination of chemical and other forms of fertilizers.”
Popular Science Magazine
In an article entitled "The Future of Farming: Eight Solutions for a Hungry World," SumaGrow technology was featured as a solution to address the world's ever-growing food needs.
"Bio Soil Enhancers develops organic solutions to improve crop yields and reduce the use of synthetic fertilizers..."