News Releases

ASA: Proposed Rule on Biotech a Progressive Step for Plant Breeding Innovation

The American Soybean Association (ASA) responded positively today to a notice of proposed rulemaking from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on the regulatory framework … Read More »

Soy Growers Welcome Perdue as Nominee to Lead USDA

American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Illinois soybean farmer Ron Moore welcomed the forthcoming announcement of former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as the nominee to … Read More »

ASA’s Moore to Take Part in Inaugural Parade as Part of RFD’s Rural Tractor Brigade

American Soybean Association (ASA) President and Illinois farmer Ron Moore will take part in the inaugural parade for President-elect Donald Trump in Washington on Friday, … Read More »

Commodity Classic Learning Center Sessions Feature Wide Range of Relevant Topics

The schedule of Learning Center Sessions has been announced for the 2017 Commodity Classic, March 2-4, 2017, in San Antonio, Texas. Commodity Classic is America’s … Read More »

ASA, Farm Groups Stress Importance of Agricultural Trade with Trump Administration

In a letter to President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence Friday, the American Soybean Association (ASA) and a coalition of 15 other farmer … Read More »

Commodity Classic Early Registration Discount Ends January 12

Only a few days remain to take advantage of early registration discounts for the 2017 Commodity Classic to be held March 2-4, 2017, in San … Read More »

ASA Welcomes Renee Munasifi as New Regulatory Affairs Manager

American Soybean Association (ASA) CEO Steve Censky announced today that Renee Munasifi has joined ASA as Regulatory Affairs Manager, based in the ASA’s Washington, D.C. … Read More »

2017 ASA DuPont Young Leaders Hone Communication, Management Skills at First Phase of Training

The 33rd class of American Soybean Association (ASA) DuPont Young Leaders recently began their leadership journey at DuPont Pioneer headquarters in Johnston, Iowa. The Johnston … Read More »

Moore Assumes American Soybean Association Presidency, Iowa’s Heisdorffer Elected Vice President

Ron Moore, a soybean farmer from Roseville, Ill., assumed the role of president of the American Soybean Association (ASA) at the organization’s annual winter meeting … Read More »

ASA Directors Donate more than 6,200 Meals to St. Louis-Area Hungry

The American Soybean Association (ASA) board of directors donated funds to provide more than 6,200 meals to food insecure residents in the St. Louis area … Read More »