Farm Bill

Williams Highlights Strengths of Conservation, Biobased Programs in Michigan Farm Bill Hearing

David Williams, a fifth-generation soybean farmer from Elsie, Mich., told Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow and fellow committee members Saturday … Read More »

ASA’s Moore Testifies on Title I Programs Before House Ag Subcommittee

In testimony before the House Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Tuesday, American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Illinois soybean farmer Ron … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Congress to Increase 2018 Farm Bill Funding

Soy growers and several other agriculture groups are urging Congress to increase funding for the 2018 Farm Bill, as farmers face an economic downturn not … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Protection of Crop Insurance

Soy growers are urging Congress to protect crop insurance and not reopen the 2014 Farm Bill. In letters sent this week to House and Senate … Read More »

Wilkins Testifies to House Ag on Importance of Research Funding in Farm Bill

American Soybean Association (ASA) Chairman Richard Wilkins, a soybean farmer from Greenwood, Del., testified Thursday on the significant role that public-sector research plays in continuing … Read More »

House Ag Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Farm Bill Energy Title

The House Ag Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy & Credit held a hearing Thursday titled The Next Farm Bill: Rural Development & Energy Programs. The … Read More »

ASA Calls to Double Funding for Export Promotion Programs

American Soybean Association (ASA) Director Joe Steinkamp called on Congress to double funding for the Market Access Program (MAP) and Foreign Market Development (FMD) programs, … Read More »

Soy Growers Urge Congress to Reject Additional Budget Cuts for Ag, 2018 Farm Bill

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is strongly urging Congress to reject additional budget cuts to policies within the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry … Read More »

Heinen Puts Soybean Farm Bill Roadmap on Record at Senate Ag Field Hearing

The American Soybean Association (ASA) laid out its initial approach to the upcoming farm bill negotiations in a hearing today before the Senate Committee on … Read More »

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 »