Farm Bill

Participation Needed in Farm Bill Survey

As the 2018 Farm Bill quickly approaches, the American Soybean Association (ASA) is conducting a survey of producers in states represented by ASA state soybean … Read More »

ASA Meets with Other Ag Groups to Coordinate on Policy & Strategy

American Soybean Association (ASA) CEO Steve Censky met again last week with other commodity, farm organization and agricultural association leaders to coordinate policy strategies. This … Read More »

ASA Continues Leading Effort to Maintain Rural-Urban Connection in Farm Bill

As part of its role leading a coalition of farm and anti-hunger groups, the American Soybean Association (ASA) and Feeding America convened a meeting Wednesday … Read More »

ASA Meets with FSA on County ARC Yield Issue

The American Soybean Association (ASA) and other farm organizations met with Val Dolcini, administrator of the Farm Service Agency (FSA), to discuss differences in payments … Read More »

Finding Our Way to the Next Farm Bill

By John Gordley, Director of ASA’s Washington Office As Congress begins to consider writing a new farm bill in 2018, it’s time to review how … Read More »

Soy Growers Oppose Targeting of SNAP in Budget Proposal

The American Soybean Association (ASA) responded to a proposal included in this week’s House Republican budget, passed by the House Budget Committee, that would cut … Read More »

Soy Growers Back Proposal to Designate Cottonseed as Oilseed

The American Soybean Association (ASA) wrote to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack this morning to support a request from the National Cotton Council … Read More »

On Veterans Day, ASA Says Thank You

On this Veterans Day, the American Soybean Association (ASA) is asking soybean farmers across the country to reach out to military veterans in rural communities … Read More »

House, Senate Strike Deal to Avert $3 Billion in Crop Insurance Cuts

The House and the Senate have come to an agreement that would avoid more than $3 billion in cuts to the nation’s crop insurance program … Read More »

ASA to Congress: Targeting the Farm Bill for Cuts Would be Devastating

In response to a proposed $3 billion cut in crop insurance support as part of a larger budget deal, the American Soybean Association (ASA) issued … Read More »