Biotechnology

ASA Discusses Increased U.S-China Agricultural Trade

American Soybean Association (ASA) staff participated in an event sponsored by Informa and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce last week, where the two organizations jointly … Read More »

ASA Participates in U.S.-China Agriculture, Food Seminar

The American Soybean Association (ASA) participated in a U.S–China dialogue to discuss agriculture trade on the outskirts of the Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade … Read More »

Soy Growers Work with House and Senate to Reinforce Commitment to Better U.S, China Biotechnology Process

As the U.S and China prepare for the upcoming Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT), the American Soybean Association (ASA) worked with Members of … Read More »

Soy Growers Comment on Review of Biotech Coordinated Framework

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and other national farm organizations commented on the recent review of the Coordinated Framework for the Regulation of Biotechnology, led … Read More »

NYT GMO Article Draws Strong Response in Ag, Academic Community

The New York Time’ recent article on genetically modified crops (GMOs) received strong reactions from agriculture groups and academics this week. In addition to the … Read More »

ASA to NYT: GMO Article Paints Incomplete Picture

The American Soybean Association (ASA) responded to an article from The New York Times  Saturday calling into question the pesticide use and yield data over … Read More »

Senate Signatures Needed for China Biotech Letter

As China is a vital trading partner for American agriculture, and soybeans in particular, the American Soybean Association (ASA) supports biotechnology being a top priority … Read More »

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 »