Biotechnology

Emails Needed to Senate Offices in Support of Roberts/Stabenow GMO Labeling Compromise

With the introduction of the compromise on GMO labeling from Senate Chairman Pat Roberts and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow on Thursday, so begins the both … Read More »

Soy Leaders Meet to Discuss Market Access, Freedom to Operate

Members of the soy family, including the American Soybean Association (ASA), United Soybean Board (USB) and the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) are in Europe … Read More »

Censky Reiterates Call for Senate Solution on GMO Labeling

American Soybean Association (ASA) CEO Steve Censky again called on Senate Agriculture Chairman Pat Roberts and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow to come to an agreement … Read More »

Soy Growers Push for Immediate Approval of Soy Traits in Europe

The American Soybean Association (ASA) ramped up its call for approval of three outstanding soybean traits by the European Union this week, saying that the … Read More »

Soy Growers to Administration: Prioritize Eliminating Trade, Biotech Barriers in China

As part of the ongoing effort by the American Soybean Association (ASA) and the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance (USBCA) to elevate the importance of market … Read More »

ASA Continues Work with Roberts and Stabenow to Reach GMO Labeling Compromise

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is working to support development of a GMO labeling compromise between Senate Agriculture Chairman Pat Roberts and Ranking Member Debbie … Read More »

Soy Growers Cheer Release of NAS Study on Genetically-Modified Crops

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomes a report issued today by the National Academy of Sciences Board on Agriculture and Natural Sciences that points to … Read More »

ASA Comments on APHIS Proposed Revisions to Biotech Regulations

The American Soybean Association (ASA) submitted comments this week regarding the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (APHIS) proposed revisions to biotech crop regulations. In … Read More »

House Appropriators Approve Agriculture, Energy Spending Bills

The House Appropriations Committee approved the fiscal year 2017 Agriculture and Energy and Water spending bills earlier this week, funding agricultural research and rural development … Read More »

Roundup Ready 2 Xtend Soybeans Still Pending in EU

Monsanto and many of its licensees are commercializing Roundup Ready 2 Xtend™ (RR2X) soybeans this spring, and farmers may have ordered or taken delivery of … Read More »