ASA Welcomes White House, FDA GMO Labeling Developments and Calls on Senate to Move Legislation Forward

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomes guidance issued today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that establishes guidelines for the uniform, voluntary labeling … Read More »

ASA Urges U.S. to Keep Up Pressure on China Biotech Approvals

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and the U. S. Biotech Crops Alliance (USBCA) members sent a letter this week to United States Department of Agriculture … Read More »

ASA Applauds EU Vote on Biotech Opt-Out Proposal

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomes news this week of the European Parliament’s overwhelming rejection of a proposal that would allow individual European Union (EU) member … Read More »

Following GMO Hearing, ASA to Senate: Let’s Get a Bill Done

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is calling on senators to come to the table and finalize a plan to establish a voluntary national framework for … Read More »

Soy Growers Help Lead GMO Labeling Fly-In Effort in Washington This Week

More than 20 leaders and staff from the American Soybean Association (ASA) and state affiliates helped lead a fly-in organized by the Coalition for Safe … Read More »

Soy Growers Encouraged to Contact Senate Offices on the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act

The next two months will require an all-hands-on-deck effort from everyone within agricultural organizations to pass the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act. The bill will establish … Read More »

Soy Growers Continue Urging President Obama to Make China’s Pending Biotech Issues a Priority

Soy growers and other industry partners reiterated the importance of ensuring swift, positive action on pending biotechnology issues in China last week. As part of … Read More »

ASA Kudos this Week…

Kudos go to Denise Cannatella, Melville, La., who shared two timely articles on biotech with her Twitter followers this past week, including The Washington Post’s … Read More »

ASA Kudos this Week…

EU Agriculture Committee Rejects Biotech Opt Out Proposal

The European Union (EU) Agriculture Committee rejected the Commission’s proposed biotechnology “opt-out” proposal last week. The proposal, introduced in by the Commission in April, would … Read More »

Soy Growers to POTUS: Pending Biotech Issues Top Priority with Chinese President

Soy growers and other industry groups are asking President Barack Obama to make securing positive action on pending biotechnology issues a priority when meeting with … Read More »