News Releases

ASA Praises House Passage of Energy and Water Appropriations Bill

The House of Representatives passed its Fiscal Year 2016 Energy and Water Development Appropriations bill earlier today, significantly increasing funding for the U.S. Army Corps … 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 »

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 »

ASA Looks Ahead as TPA Bill Emerges from House, Senate Committees

Following the passage of a bill by the House Ways and Means Committee and the Senate Finance Committee that would grant trade promotion authority to … Read More »

ASA Welcomes News of Pending RFS Volume Numbers from EPA

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomed news last week that the Environmental Protection Agency will propose the volume requirements for biomass-based diesel for 2014, 2015, 2016, … Read More »

Soy Growers: GMO Labeling Bill would Provide Clarity with a National Non-GMO Label

The American Soybean Association (ASA) issued its firm support today for a bill introduced and referred to the House Energy and Commerce Committee that would … Read More »

ASA DuPont Young Leaders Explore Issues, Marketing During Final Phase of Training

The 31st class of ASA DuPont Young Leaders completed their training, Feb. 24 – 28, 2015 in Phoenix, Ariz. in conjunction with the annual Commodity … Read More »

ASA, BASF Award Illinois Student with 2015 SOY Scholarship

Maria Kuhns, of Mason, Ill., won the 2015-16 Secure Optimal Yield (SOY) Scholarship sponsored by the American Soybean Association (ASA) and BASF. The ASA SOY Scholarship is a … Read More »

Hanna Abou-El-Seoud Joins Gordley Associates to Focus on Trade, Food Security

\Hanna Abou-El-Seoud has joined the staff of Gordley Associates, a full-service government relations firm in Washington, D.C. In her new role, Abou-El-Seoud will focus on trade policy … Read More »