Farmer receives only 15.6% of consumer retail food expenditures.
Plant is state's first large-scale, commercial soybean processing plant.
September trip will help elevate U.S. pork exports to Japan and China.
Deal extends Bunge's reach to small and medium-size producers in region.
New business to employ approximately 6,000 people from both companies.
Deal was announced in early August and closed on Sept. 22.
Changes come with risk but also reward.