News Releases

ASA, FarmLink Team Up to Launch ‘Operation Benchmark’ Helping Farmers Improve Yields Through New Benchmarking Service

St. Louis/Kansas City, MO—July 23, 2014—The American Soybean Association (ASA) and FarmLink are teaming up to help  farmers close the $11 billion gap between what … Read More »

ASA Applauds Confirmation of Vetter As Chief Agricultural Negotiator

Following the Senate confirmation of Darci Vetter Wednesday as Chief Agricultural Negotiator in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, the American Soybean Association offered … Read More »

Soybean Farmers Honor Sen. Mike Johanns with Soy Champion Award

The farmers of the American Soybean Association (ASA) honored Sen. Mike Johanns of Nebraska with the association’s Soy Champion Award this morning in Washington. In … Read More »

ASA Joins the PrecisionAg Institute

The use of precision agriculture tools and methods continues to play a growing role in the sustainability and productivity of U.S. farm operations.  Recognizing this … Read More »

ASA’s Wilkins Testifies on Importance of Biotech Trade Policy for Soybean Farmers

Greenwood, Del., farmer and American Soybean Association (ASA) Treasurer Richard Wilkins appeared on Capitol Hill today before the Senate Committee on Finance to testify about … Read More »

BPC Honors Senators Stabenow and Harkin

WASHINGTON (June 17, 2014) Biobased Products Coalition (BPC) members honored today Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Tom Harkin (D-IA) for their policy leadership to spur … Read More »

ASA Calls for Extension of Comment Period on EPA’s Waters of the U.S. Rule

In a letter to the Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers this week, the American Soybean … Read More »

ASA Welcomes USDA Announcement of Funds for Web Resources on Farm Bill Program Options

The American Soybean Association welcomed today’s announcement from the U.S. Department of Agriculture that the agency will award $6 million to universities and state cooperative … Read More »

ASA Hails Senate Passage of Waterways Bill Conference Report

The American Soybean Association welcomed today’s passage by the Senate of the conference report of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA). The report, … Read More »

House Passes Conference Report on Waterways Bill

On a vote of 412 to 4 Tuesday, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the conference report of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act … Read More »