Biotechnology

ASA Praises House Passage of Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomes a vote today from the House of Representatives to approve H.R. 1599, the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, … Read More »

Email Your Representatives on Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act This Week

This week is crunch time for the American Soybean Association (ASA)-backed voluntary GMO labeling bill. It is imperative that all ASA members contact your Representatives … Read More »

Soy Growers Call on House to Pass GMO Labeling Bill

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is calling on the House of Representatives to take up and pass legislation that would establish a clear and consistent … Read More »

ASA Signs Brief Opposing Vermont’s Biotech Labeling Law

The American Soybean Association (ASA), along with the National Corn Growers Association, the National Cotton Council and the Corn Refiners Association signed an Amici brief … Read More »

Soy Growers: ‘Regulatory System That Impedes Development of Safe Products Benefits No One’

The American Soybean Association (ASA) this week urged the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to remember the long … Read More »

Soy Growers to Chipotle: Misinformation is Not a Marketing Strategy

The American Soybean Association (ASA) issued a statement today in response to Chipotle’s announcement that the fast-food chain would remove all foods containing genetically-modified ingredients, … Read More »

Committee to Hold Hearing on Biotech Labeling Legislation in May

House Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) held a meeting this week where he outlined a timetable for his committee to consider the Safe … Read More »

Soy Producers Around the Globe Discuss Biotech, More in China

The International Soy Grower Alliance (ISGA) held its second mission to China last week, where discussion focused on delays in biotechnology trait approvals, among other soy … Read More »

ASA Pushes for National Labeling Standard

The American Soybean Association (ASA) stressed support of a consistent, science based national food labeling act in a letter to the U.S. House of Representatives … Read More »

17 Trait Approvals Cap Wild Week for Biotech in Brussels

After expressing severe frustration with the European Commission’s proposal to allow EU member states to opt out of the import of food and feed containing … Read More »