News Releases

ASA Defends Domestic Biodiesel, Crop Insurance, Data Privacy, and Advocates TPA and Changes to Food Security Programs in 2015 Resolutions

The 133 delegates of the American Soybean Association voted Saturday to approve a new set of policy resolutions to guide the organization’s work in Washington … Read More »

ASA Honors Lifetime Leaders, Top Recruiters at Commodity Classic Banquet

The American Soybean Association (ASA) recognized individuals for their meritorious service, lifetime membership development and top recruiting achievement at the annual ASA Banquet during Commodity … Read More »

Growers Invited to Sign Up for a New Field Trial Program to Help Address Weed Resistance Challenges

ASA welcomes Valent U.S.A. Corporation as a new industry partner and supporter of the association’s efforts on behalf of U.S. soybean farmers. One way Valent … Read More »

Classic Reaches New Heights in 2015

With nearly 8,000 total attendees, the 2015 Commodity Classic convention and trade show, which took place last week in Phoenix, Arizona, shattered previous records for … Read More »

Standing Up for the 2014 Farm Bill

The  American Soybean Association, National Corn Growers Association, National Association of Wheat Growers and National Sorghum Producers issued a joint statement regarding the 2014 Farm Bill on … Read More »

ASA Points to Truck Weight Limit Study, Urges Congress to Include Increased Truck Capacity and Efficiency in 2015 Highway Bill

The American Soybean Association (ASA) is touting a research project released yesterday by the Soy Transportation Coalition (STC) that examines the effects of increasing truck … Read More »

USDA Secretary to Keynote Commodity Classic

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack will make his sixth visit to Commodity Classic, the annual convention and trade show for soybean, corn, wheat and sorghum … Read More »

ASA Urges EU to Accept U.S. Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol to Meet RED Requirements

The recent approval of U.S. soybeans certified by the U.S. Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol (SSAP) as meeting the Dutch Feed Industry Association’s (NEVEDI) need for … Read More »

ASA Calls on European Union to Issue Import Approvals for 13 Biotech Traits Without Further Delay

In a letter sent today to European Health & Food Safety Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis, the American Soybean Association (ASA) and fellow farm groups urged that … Read More »

Soy Growers Welcome Bill to Lift Cuban Embargo

The American Soybean Association (ASA) welcomed legislation introduced today by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and backed by a bipartisan group of senators including Sens. Michael … Read More »