Biotechnology

Soy Growers Call on EPA to Reform Biotech Regulations

ASA joined other members of the Ag Biotech Alliance in an April 8 letter responding to a request for comment from the U.S. Environmental Protection … Read More »

ASA Signs Letter on Approach to Crop Coexistence

The Ag Biotech Alliance sent a letter on April 10, co-signed by ASA, to the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) of the U.S. … Read More »

Soy Farmers Lead Response to EU ‘Opt-Out’ on Biotech Crops

ASA organized a meeting between the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance, the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) officials on April 9 … Read More »

U.S. Soy Grower Leaders Discuss Biotech, Share Innovative Ideas in Europe

U.S. soy grower leaders met with European farmers in March to exchange information on modern and innovative farming and to gain support for science behind … Read More »

Agriculture Leaders Thank House Ag Committee for Engaging in Biotech Labeling Debate

Soy growers thanked the House Committee on Agriculture chairman and ranking member for their help with the ongoing biotech labeling debate and the hearing held … Read More »

Soy Growers: GMO Labeling Bill would Provide Clarity with a National Non-GMO Label

The American Soybean Association (ASA) issued its firm support today for a bill introduced and referred to the House Energy and Commerce Committee that would … Read More »

ASA, USBCA Urge EU Follow Principles During Review of Regulation of Import of Biotech Products

ASA and the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance (USBCA) urged the European health and food safety commissioner last week to consider several key principles while reviewing … Read More »

U.S. Soy Family Leaders Meet with Chinese Government and Industry on Biotech

The CEOs of ASA, USB and USSEC, along with USSEC Chair Laura Foell are in China this week meeting with Chinese government officials and industry … Read More »

Soy Growers Discuss Regulatory Challenges, Stepping-Up Consumer Engagement at Annual NOPA Meeting

Leaders in the oilseed industry met this week to discuss key issues, including regulatory challenges and consumer education. ASA’s Executive Committee joined USB, USSEC and … Read More »

ASA Calls on European Union to Issue Import Approvals for 13 Biotech Traits Without Further Delay

In a letter sent today to European Health & Food Safety Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis, the American Soybean Association (ASA) and fellow farm groups urged that … Read More »