Soybean Growers Challenge Dannon on Retreat from Sustainable Agricultural Practices

The American Soybean Association (ASA),  as part of the larger U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance (USFRA), sent a letter this morning to leadership at Dannon … Read More »

Delaware Soy Grower Meets with EPA Officials on Dicamba Registration

American Soybean Association (ASA) President Richard Wilkins and representatives from the National Cotton Council met Wednesday with Jim Jones, the assistant administrator of the Office … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge EPA to Conduct Timely, Science-Based Evaluation of Glyphosate

The American Soybean Association (ASA) this week sent comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) encouraging a swift, scientific-based evaluation of the carcinogenic potential of … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge House, Senate Ag Appropriation to Support Biotech Education Funding

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and industry partners this week urged support for a proposed $3 million in funding in the House and Senate Agriculture … Read More »

Senate Ratifies Plant Genetics Treaty

The Senate passed the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture on Wednesday evening. The American Soybean Association (ASA) supported passage and … Read More »

Soy Growers Talk Trade, GMOs and More at Farm Progress

American Soybean Association (ASA) leaders fielded nearly 30 interviews with different media outlets last week at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa. In addition … Read More »

ASA in the News: GMO Labeling, Conservation, Research Center

While American Soybean Association (ASA) leaders and staff were busy this week at the Farm Progress Show and U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange, they took … Read More »

Biotech Working Group Discusses Consumer Engagement, More in Indianapolis

Members of the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) Biotech Working Group met in Indianapolis this week to discuss issues facing the industry. Participants included industry representatives … Read More »

ASA Applauds President for Signing GMO Compromise Bill into Law

President Barack Obama signed the landmark GMO labeling compromise bill into law on Friday, July 29. American Soybean Association (ASA) President Richard Wilkins, a soybean … Read More »

Soy Growers Welcome European Approval of New Biotech Traits

American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Greenwood, Del., soybean farmer Richard Wilkins welcomed news this morning out of Brussels that the European Union has approved … Read More »